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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aerospace
UK
Rank 531 522 557
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +35
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 66 107 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.40% 0.54% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 10
Median daily rate £435 £378 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.23% -12.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £536 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £373 £434
% change year-on-year
+18.12% -14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 20
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.96 £29.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%

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
16612 19956 20403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.10% 38.41% 38.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10904 12858 12800
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 455 523 436
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £54.43 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -15 60 £445 +17.88% 69
South West -20 16 £500 -12.08% 14
South East +2 13 £525 +61.53% 25
London +25 11 £375 -25.00% 11
Yeovil 0 7 - - 2
Somerset -6 7 - - 2
North West +14 6 - - 2
Lancashire +12 6 - -
East Midlands +9 6 £483 +27.81% 7
Hampshire -1 6 £600 +49.62% 15
West Midlands +6 5 £435 - 2
Berkshire +16 4 - - 2
Derbyshire +1 4 £525 +40.00% 4
Gloucestershire -2 4 £500 - 3
Preston -5 4 - -
Derby -5 4 £525 +40.00% 3
East of England -11 3 - - 7
Slough - 3 - -
Fareham - 3 £600 - 4
Cheltenham +6 2 - - 3
Wiltshire +4 2 - - 2
Birmingham -2 2 - -
Bristol -3 2 - - 7
Farnborough -7 2 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £440 -
Cambridge +9 1 - - 3
Cambridgeshire +5 1 - - 3
Filton 0 1 £500 -
Surrey 0 1 - - 5
Stevenage -1 1 - -

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 78 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 58 (27.62%) Manufacturing
3 54 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 47 (22.38%) SC Cleared
5 43 (20.48%) Finance
6 40 (19.05%) C
7 36 (17.14%) C++
8 33 (15.71%) SAP
9 29 (13.81%) C#
9 29 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (12.86%) Degree
11 26 (12.38%) Automotive
12 25 (11.90%) Microsoft
13 23 (10.95%) SQL
13 23 (10.95%) Java
13 23 (10.95%) Validation
14 22 (10.48%) UML
14 22 (10.48%) Ada
15 21 (10.00%) Analytics
16 20 (9.52%) Configuration Management
17 19 (9.05%) Python
17 19 (9.05%) Rational DOORS
17 19 (9.05%) BPSS Clearance
18 18 (8.57%) Windows
18 18 (8.57%) Workflow
19 17 (8.10%) Linux
19 17 (8.10%) Project Management
20 16 (7.62%) Adobe
20 16 (7.62%) ABAP
20 16 (7.62%) SAP Smart Forms

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 (5.24%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.86%) Apache
2 6 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.90%) Commerce Server
3 4 (1.90%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.90%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.43%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.95%) Confluence
5 2 (0.95%) SAS
5 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.48%) Documentum
6 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.48%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.33%) CATIA
2 6 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.86%) MS Office
2 6 (2.86%) Siemens NX
3 5 (2.38%) AutoCAD
3 5 (2.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 5 (2.38%) PTC Creo
4 4 (1.90%) Windchill
5 3 (1.43%) MS Project
6 2 (0.95%) Simulink
7 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.48%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 12 (5.71%) Teamcenter
2 4 (1.90%) ENOVIA
2 4 (1.90%) Primavera
2 4 (1.90%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.48%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.48%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.48%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.24%) IaaS
1 11 (5.24%) PaaS
2 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.33%) SaaS
4 4 (1.90%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.48%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.38%) HTTP
3 4 (1.90%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.90%) Firewall
3 4 (1.90%) Network Security
4 2 (0.95%) FlexRay
4 2 (0.95%) Internet
4 2 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.95%) LAN
4 2 (0.95%) SAN
4 2 (0.95%) Skype
5 1 (0.48%) BGP
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.48%) Intranet
5 1 (0.48%) OSPF
5 1 (0.48%) RS-232
5 1 (0.48%) RS-485
5 1 (0.48%) SSL
5 1 (0.48%) TACACS
5 1 (0.48%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.24%) Hadoop
2 9 (4.29%) NoSQL
2 9 (4.29%) SAP BW
3 8 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (3.81%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (3.81%) SAP HANA
4 7 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.38%) Data Lake
6 5 (2.38%) HDInsight
6 5 (2.38%) InfluxDB
6 5 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.38%) MySQL
6 5 (2.38%) OpenTSDB
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.38%) Power BI
6 5 (2.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (9.05%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 9 (4.29%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.81%) JIRA
5 7 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
6 5 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (1.90%) Ant
7 4 (1.90%) JUnit
7 4 (1.90%) Maven
7 4 (1.90%) Mockito
7 4 (1.90%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.43%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.43%) VectorCAST
9 2 (0.95%) Gradle
9 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.95%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.95%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.95%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.95%) Selenium
9 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (27.62%) Manufacturing
2 43 (20.48%) Finance
3 26 (12.38%) Automotive
4 9 (4.29%) Avionics
5 8 (3.81%) Military
6 7 (3.33%) Electronics
7 6 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.90%) Back Office
8 4 (1.90%) Front Office
9 3 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.95%) French Language
11 1 (0.48%) German Language
11 1 (0.48%) Law
11 1 (0.48%) Marketing
11 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (18.57%) Developer
2 38 (18.10%) Software Engineer
3 31 (14.76%) Consultant
4 26 (12.38%) SAP Consultant
5 16 (7.62%) ABAP Developer
5 16 (7.62%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.62%) SAP Developer
6 15 (7.14%) ABAP Consultant
7 14 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (6.19%) Architect
9 12 (5.71%) Embedded Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) Analyst
10 10 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (3.33%) C++ Developer
12 7 (3.33%) SAP HANA Consultant
13 6 (2.86%) Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.62%) BAPI
1 16 (7.62%) SAP Smart Forms
1 16 (7.62%) SAP XI
2 10 (4.76%) .NET
3 9 (4.29%) XML
4 7 (3.33%) JSON
4 7 (3.33%) Spring
5 6 (2.86%) Web Services
6 5 (2.38%) RESTful
7 4 (1.90%) Akka
7 4 (1.90%) Finagle
7 4 (1.90%) J2EE
7 4 (1.90%) jQuery
7 4 (1.90%) JSP
7 4 (1.90%) JSTL
7 4 (1.90%) Kafka
7 4 (1.90%) Play Framework
7 4 (1.90%) spray
7 4 (1.90%) Spring MVC
8 2 (0.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.86%) User Experience
3 5 (2.38%) Device Driver
4 4 (1.90%) CMDB
4 4 (1.90%) Derivative
4 4 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (1.90%) OTC Derivatives
5 3 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.48%) FMCG
7 1 (0.48%) PMI
7 1 (0.48%) Replication
7 1 (0.48%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.57%) Windows
2 17 (8.10%) Linux
3 6 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.43%) Unix
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Solaris
6 1 (0.48%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.71%) Software Engineering
2 29 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (10.95%) Validation
4 22 (10.48%) UML
5 21 (10.00%) Analytics
6 20 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 18 (8.57%) Workflow
8 17 (8.10%) Project Management
9 16 (7.62%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (7.62%) PLM
9 16 (7.62%) Supply Chain Management
9 16 (7.62%) System Testing
10 14 (6.67%) ERP
10 14 (6.67%) Integration Testing
10 14 (6.67%) Requirements Management
11 12 (5.71%) Change Control
11 12 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (5.24%) Mathematics
12 11 (5.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.05%) C
2 36 (17.14%) C++
3 29 (13.81%) C#
4 23 (10.95%) Java
4 23 (10.95%) SQL
5 22 (10.48%) Ada
6 19 (9.05%) Python
7 16 (7.62%) ABAP
8 12 (5.71%) R
9 10 (4.76%) Embedded C
10 7 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.86%) Perl
12 5 (2.38%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.38%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.90%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.90%) Go
13 4 (1.90%) Scala
14 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.95%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.48%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 78 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 47 (22.38%) SC Cleared
3 27 (12.86%) Degree
4 19 (9.05%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (3.81%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.33%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.33%) PMP
7 5 (2.38%) APMP
8 4 (1.90%) BC Cleared
8 4 (1.90%) HNC
9 3 (1.43%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.95%) CISM
10 2 (0.95%) CISSP
10 2 (0.95%) ISEB
10 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.48%) CCNP
11 1 (0.48%) CISA
11 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.48%) IRCA
11 1 (0.48%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.19%) DO-178B
2 7 (3.33%) MISRA
2 7 (3.33%) QA
3 5 (2.38%) MISRA C
4 4 (1.90%) PMO
5 2 (0.95%) ARP4761
5 2 (0.95%) DO-160
5 2 (0.95%) DO-254
5 2 (0.95%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 2 (0.95%) ISO26262
6 1 (0.48%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.90%) Docker
3 3 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) Firmware
4 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.38%) MOM
2 4 (1.90%) Ansible
2 4 (1.90%) Marathon
2 4 (1.90%) Mesos
2 4 (1.90%) SCCM
3 3 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.48%) DameWare
4 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.48%) Kibana
4 1 (0.48%) SELinux
4 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (15.71%) SAP
2 25 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.62%) Adobe
4 9 (4.29%) Oracle
4 9 (4.29%) Siemens
5 7 (3.33%) IBM
6 5 (2.38%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.38%) Tableau
6 5 (2.38%) Talend
6 5 (2.38%) VMware
7 4 (1.90%) ATG
7 4 (1.90%) hybris
8 3 (1.43%) Cisco
8 3 (1.43%) Freescale
8 3 (1.43%) Juniper
8 3 (1.43%) PTC
9 2 (0.95%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.95%) Citrix
9 2 (0.95%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: £44 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
AAP3
Rate: £20.00 - £30.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
AAP3
Rate: £0.00 - £1 per day + attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £36 - £43 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £45 - £50 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
AAP3
Rate: £0.00 - £1 per day + attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 11 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 10 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 18 days ago