The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aerospace
UK
Rank 486 481 558
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +77
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 95 137 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.59% 0.70% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 9
Median daily rate £450 £378 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% +12.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £205 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £523 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 43 26
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £25.50 £30.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16170 19706 19719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.71% 38.82% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10614 12546 12737
Median daily rate £450 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 526 451
Median hourly rate £27.50 £31.33 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +31.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.33 £50.78 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Aerospace as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Aerospace within the UK.

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Aerospace
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Aerospace Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace within the UK.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Aerospace
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 85 £473 +26.00% 36
South West -3 20 £510 -10.41% 7
East Midlands +13 18 £413 +11.48% 3
Derby +9 18 £413 +11.48% 1
Derbyshire +9 18 £413 +11.48% 1
South East -6 16 £475 +46.15% 7
London +9 10 £470 -6.00% 9
West Midlands +5 10 £397 - 3
Hampshire +2 9 £475 +13.09% 5
North West +26 7 - - 4
Lancashire +9 7 - -
Bristol +1 7 £510 -10.32% 5
Preston -1 6 - -
Yeovil -2 5 - -
Somerset -4 5 - -
Fareham - 5 £475 -
Berkshire +15 4 - - 2
Gloucestershire -2 4 £500 - 1
Cheltenham +9 3 - -
Portsmouth -2 3 £475 +15.01%
East of England -4 3 - - 3
Slough - 3 - -
Wiltshire +3 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire +2 2 - -
Stevenage -2 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £397 -
Surrey +17 1 - -
Filton 0 1 £500 -
Wimborne -1 1 £450 -
Dorset -4 1 £450 -

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 84 (36.05%) Security Cleared
2 68 (29.18%) Manufacturing
3 56 (24.03%) SC Cleared
4 53 (22.75%) Software Engineering
5 48 (20.60%) C
6 46 (19.74%) Finance
7 44 (18.88%) C++
8 36 (15.45%) SAP
9 33 (14.16%) C#
10 31 (13.30%) UML
10 31 (13.30%) Automotive
11 30 (12.88%) Degree
12 29 (12.45%) Microsoft
13 25 (10.73%) Validation
14 24 (10.30%) Ada
15 23 (9.87%) SQL
15 23 (9.87%) Configuration Management
15 23 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (9.44%) PLM
16 22 (9.44%) Java
17 21 (9.01%) Analytics
18 20 (8.58%) Project Management
18 20 (8.58%) Python
19 19 (8.15%) Windows
19 19 (8.15%) ERP
19 19 (8.15%) Rational DOORS
20 17 (7.30%) SysML
20 17 (7.30%) Requirements Management
20 17 (7.30%) Linux
20 17 (7.30%) Workflow

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.72%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.58%) Apache
2 6 (2.58%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.29%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.86%) Confluence
5 2 (0.86%) SAS
5 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.43%) Documentum
6 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.43%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (3.43%) MS Excel
1 8 (3.43%) Siemens NX
2 7 (3.00%) Windchill
3 6 (2.58%) CATIA
3 6 (2.58%) Simulink
4 5 (2.15%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.15%) MS Office
4 5 (2.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 5 (2.15%) PTC Creo
5 3 (1.29%) MS Project
5 3 (1.29%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.43%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (6.87%) Teamcenter
2 7 (3.00%) ENOVIA
2 7 (3.00%) SAP MM
3 4 (1.72%) Primavera
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.43%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.43%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.43%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.43%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.43%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.43%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.72%) IaaS
1 11 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (4.72%) PaaS
2 7 (3.00%) SaaS
3 4 (1.72%) Office 365
4 2 (0.86%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.43%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.15%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.15%) HTTP
3 3 (1.29%) Firewall
3 3 (1.29%) Network Security
4 2 (0.86%) FlexRay
4 2 (0.86%) Internet
4 2 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.86%) LAN
4 2 (0.86%) SAN
4 2 (0.86%) Skype
4 2 (0.86%) VoIP
4 2 (0.86%) WebEx
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) Intranet
5 1 (0.43%) RS-232
5 1 (0.43%) RS-485
5 1 (0.43%) SSL
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
5 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.72%) Hadoop
2 9 (3.86%) NoSQL
2 9 (3.86%) SAP BW
2 9 (3.86%) SAP HANA
3 8 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (3.43%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (3.43%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.58%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.15%) Big Data
6 5 (2.15%) Data Lake
6 5 (2.15%) HDInsight
6 5 (2.15%) InfluxDB
6 5 (2.15%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.15%) OpenTSDB
6 5 (2.15%) Power BI
7 4 (1.72%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (8.15%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (3.43%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.43%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (2.58%) JIRA
4 6 (2.58%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (1.72%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.29%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.29%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.29%) VectorCAST
7 2 (0.86%) Gradle
7 2 (0.86%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.86%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.86%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.86%) Selenium
7 2 (0.86%) Subversion
7 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.43%) C++Builder
8 1 (0.43%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.43%) Rational Robot
General
1 68 (29.18%) Manufacturing
2 46 (19.74%) Finance
3 31 (13.30%) Automotive
4 10 (4.29%) Military
5 9 (3.86%) Avionics
6 7 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.58%) Electronics
8 4 (1.72%) Back Office
8 4 (1.72%) Front Office
9 2 (0.86%) French Language
10 1 (0.43%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) German Language
10 1 (0.43%) Law
10 1 (0.43%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Marketing
10 1 (0.43%) Retail
10 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (17.60%) Software Engineer
2 38 (16.31%) Consultant
3 36 (15.45%) Developer
4 30 (12.88%) SAP Consultant
5 21 (9.01%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (7.30%) Architect
7 16 (6.87%) Project Manager
8 14 (6.01%) ABAP Developer
8 14 (6.01%) SAP Developer
9 13 (5.58%) ABAP Consultant
9 13 (5.58%) C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (5.58%) Embedded Engineer
10 10 (4.29%) Analyst
10 10 (4.29%) C# Software Engineer
10 10 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 8 (3.43%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.00%) Java Developer
13 7 (3.00%) SAP HANA Consultant
13 7 (3.00%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.01%) BAPI
1 14 (6.01%) SAP Smart Forms
1 14 (6.01%) SAP XI
2 13 (5.58%) XML
3 11 (4.72%) .NET
4 7 (3.00%) JSON
5 5 (2.15%) HTML
6 4 (1.72%) Akka
6 4 (1.72%) Finagle
6 4 (1.72%) Kafka
6 4 (1.72%) Play Framework
6 4 (1.72%) spray
7 3 (1.29%) JSF
7 3 (1.29%) Spring
8 2 (0.86%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.86%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.86%) Middleware
8 2 (0.86%) SAP Business Workflow
8 2 (0.86%) Web Services
8 2 (0.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.44%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.29%) Mathematics
3 9 (3.86%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.58%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (2.58%) User Experience
5 5 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.15%) Device Driver
6 4 (1.72%) CMDB
6 4 (1.72%) Derivative
6 4 (1.72%) Economics
6 4 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.72%) OTC Derivatives
7 3 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.29%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.86%) Clustering
8 2 (0.86%) FMCG
8 2 (0.86%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (0.86%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.15%) Windows
2 17 (7.30%) Linux
3 7 (3.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.15%) Unix
5 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.75%) Software Engineering
2 31 (13.30%) UML
3 25 (10.73%) Validation
4 23 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (9.87%) Configuration Management
5 22 (9.44%) PLM
6 21 (9.01%) Analytics
7 20 (8.58%) Project Management
8 19 (8.15%) ERP
9 17 (7.30%) Requirements Management
9 17 (7.30%) SysML
9 17 (7.30%) Workflow
10 15 (6.44%) Change Control
11 14 (6.01%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (6.01%) Supply Chain Management
11 14 (6.01%) System Testing
12 12 (5.15%) SDLC
12 12 (5.15%) Use Case
13 11 (4.72%) Change Management
13 11 (4.72%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (20.60%) C
2 44 (18.88%) C++
3 33 (14.16%) C#
4 24 (10.30%) Ada
5 23 (9.87%) SQL
6 22 (9.44%) Java
7 20 (8.58%) Python
8 15 (6.44%) ABAP
9 12 (5.15%) R
10 11 (4.72%) Embedded C
11 10 (4.29%) MATLAB
12 7 (3.00%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.58%) JavaScript
13 6 (2.58%) Perl
14 5 (2.15%) Assembly Language
15 4 (1.72%) Go
15 4 (1.72%) Scala
16 3 (1.29%) Fortran
17 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 84 (36.05%) Security Cleared
2 56 (24.03%) SC Cleared
3 30 (12.88%) Degree
4 17 (7.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (3.43%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.00%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.00%) PMP
7 5 (2.15%) APMP
8 4 (1.72%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.29%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.86%) CCA
10 2 (0.86%) HNC
10 2 (0.86%) ISEB
11 1 (0.43%) CCNA
11 1 (0.43%) CCNP
11 1 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.43%) HND
11 1 (0.43%) IRCA
11 1 (0.43%) MCSA
11 1 (0.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.01%) DO-178B
2 11 (4.72%) MISRA
3 9 (3.86%) MISRA C
4 6 (2.58%) QA
5 4 (1.72%) ARP4761
5 4 (1.72%) DO-160
5 4 (1.72%) DO-254
6 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 2 (0.86%) ARP4754
7 2 (0.86%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.86%) ISO26262
7 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.43%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.01%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.72%) Docker
4 3 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.43%) Firmware
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.43%) XenApp
6 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.15%) MOM
1 5 (2.15%) SCCM
2 4 (1.72%) Ansible
2 4 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.72%) Marathon
2 4 (1.72%) Mesos
3 2 (0.86%) DameWare
4 1 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.43%) Kibana
4 1 (0.43%) SELinux
4 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (15.45%) SAP
2 29 (12.45%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.01%) Adobe
4 10 (4.29%) Siemens
5 7 (3.00%) Oracle
5 7 (3.00%) Tableau
6 6 (2.58%) Talend
6 6 (2.58%) VMware
7 5 (2.15%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.29%) Citrix
8 3 (1.29%) IBM
8 3 (1.29%) MathWorks
8 3 (1.29%) PTC
8 3 (1.29%) Sun
9 2 (0.86%) Cisco
9 2 (0.86%) Google
9 2 (0.86%) Juniper
9 2 (0.86%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.86%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.43%) Green Hills
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
AAP3
Rate: £34 - £35 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 12 days ago