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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aerospace
Rank 577 547 569
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 70 86 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.36% 0.39% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 8
Median daily rate £450 £400 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £585 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 26
Median hourly rate £40.50 £43.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.74 £32.90 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%

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
19674 22201 20810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.67% 39.56% 38.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13091 14264 13055
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 538 565
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 64 £413 +3.12% 78
South West +7 30 £375 -7.69% 17
Bristol +12 9 £588 +44.61% 3
South East +3 9 £450 +19.20% 28
Gloucestershire -4 9 £350 +40.00% 1
London +14 8 £450 +12.50% 9
Cheltenham +4 8 £350 +40.00%
Dorset -3 6 - - 7
Somerset +5 5 - - 4
North West -6 5 £200 - 6
West Midlands -21 5 £675 +12.50% 7
Hampshire +9 4 £680 - 19
Yeovil +7 4 - -
East Midlands -2 4 - - 3
Northamptonshire 0 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £200 -
East of England +19 2 - - 7
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £355 -
Surrey -5 2 - - 5
Birmingham -5 2 - - 3
Worcestershire -7 2 - -
Malvern - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £680 -
Chester - 2 £200 -
Essex - 2 - - 2
Wales +15 1 £375 -
Southampton +12 1 £330 - 3
South Wales +12 1 £375 -
Derby +3 1 - - 1
Derbyshire 0 1 - - 1

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 68 (37.99%) Software Engineering
2 46 (25.70%) Security Cleared
3 44 (24.58%) C
4 39 (21.79%) SC Cleared
5 38 (21.23%) C++
6 33 (18.44%) UML
7 32 (17.88%) Java
8 23 (12.85%) Validation
8 23 (12.85%) Rational DOORS
9 21 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (11.17%) Automotive
10 20 (11.17%) SAP
10 20 (11.17%) Avionics
10 20 (11.17%) Degree
11 18 (10.06%) DO-178B
12 17 (9.50%) MATLAB
13 16 (8.94%) Windows
13 16 (8.94%) Manufacturing
13 16 (8.94%) User Experience
13 16 (8.94%) Requirements Analysis
14 15 (8.38%) Embedded Systems
14 15 (8.38%) Military
14 15 (8.38%) Simulink
14 15 (8.38%) Microsoft
15 14 (7.82%) Linux
15 14 (7.82%) MS Excel
15 14 (7.82%) C#
15 14 (7.82%) Management Information System
16 13 (7.26%) OO
16 13 (7.26%) Project Management

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 6 (3.35%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (1.68%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) Drupal
4 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (8.38%) Simulink
2 14 (7.82%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.59%) MS Office
4 7 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.56%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.56%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.56%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.56%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.68%) SAP GTS
3 2 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.12%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.12%) Primavera
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.56%) Magento
4 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.56%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.56%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.56%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.35%) Bluemix
2 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.23%) RS-232
1 4 (2.23%) VoIP
2 3 (1.68%) 4G
2 3 (1.68%) DHCP
2 3 (1.68%) Firewall
2 3 (1.68%) IPsec
2 3 (1.68%) LTE
2 3 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.12%) BGP
3 2 (1.12%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.12%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.12%) FTP
3 2 (1.12%) HSRP
3 2 (1.12%) HTTP
3 2 (1.12%) LAN
3 2 (1.12%) MPLS
3 2 (1.12%) VLAN
3 2 (1.12%) VPN
3 2 (1.12%) WAN
3 2 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.59%) SAP HANA
2 6 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.79%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.23%) MS Access
4 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.12%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.56%) Lumira
7 1 (0.56%) MySQL
7 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.56%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 23 (12.85%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.23%) LabVIEW
2 4 (2.23%) Subversion
3 3 (1.68%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (1.68%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.12%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.12%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.12%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.56%) git-flow
5 1 (0.56%) Maven
5 1 (0.56%) PVCS
5 1 (0.56%) VectorCAST
5 1 (0.56%) YourKit
General
1 20 (11.17%) Automotive
1 20 (11.17%) Avionics
2 16 (8.94%) Manufacturing
3 15 (8.38%) Military
4 12 (6.70%) Electronics
5 8 (4.47%) Finance
6 5 (2.79%) Back Office
7 3 (1.68%) Legal
8 2 (1.12%) Front Office
8 2 (1.12%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (26.26%) Software Engineer
2 28 (15.64%) Developer
3 22 (12.29%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (8.38%) Embedded Engineer
5 14 (7.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) Analyst
6 13 (7.26%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.26%) Test Engineer
7 12 (6.70%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.15%) Architect
8 11 (6.15%) Design Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) C Software Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) Development Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) Java Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.35%) C++ Developer
10 6 (3.35%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (3.35%) Embedded C Engineer
10 6 (3.35%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (3.35%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.70%) Web Services
2 10 (5.59%) Spring
3 9 (5.03%) Apache Camel
3 9 (5.03%) Apache CXF
4 6 (3.35%) Middleware
4 6 (3.35%) XML
5 5 (2.79%) BAPI
5 5 (2.79%) CSS
6 4 (2.23%) HTML
6 4 (2.23%) J2EE
6 4 (2.23%) SAP Fiori
6 4 (2.23%) SAPUI5
7 3 (1.68%) .NET
7 3 (1.68%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.68%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (1.68%) SGML
8 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.12%) MFC
8 2 (1.12%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (1.12%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.94%) User Experience
2 15 (8.38%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (7.82%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.59%) Device Driver
5 8 (4.47%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.79%) ASTM
8 5 (2.79%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.68%) CAN bus
10 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.12%) Replication
11 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.56%) CESG
12 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.56%) Oculus Rift
12 1 (0.56%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.94%) Windows
2 14 (7.82%) Linux
3 10 (5.59%) VxWorks
4 5 (2.79%) Nucleus RTOS
4 5 (2.79%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.12%) Fedora
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (37.99%) Software Engineering
2 33 (18.44%) UML
3 23 (12.85%) Validation
4 21 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (7.26%) OO
6 13 (7.26%) Project Management
7 12 (6.70%) Scrum
7 12 (6.70%) Time Management
8 11 (6.15%) Embedded Software Development
8 11 (6.15%) ERP
9 10 (5.59%) Information Management
10 9 (5.03%) Change Management
11 7 (3.91%) Functional Testing
11 7 (3.91%) Integration Testing
11 7 (3.91%) SDLC
12 6 (3.35%) Information Security
12 6 (3.35%) Microservices
12 6 (3.35%) Requirements Management
13 5 (2.79%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (24.58%) C
2 38 (21.23%) C++
3 32 (17.88%) Java
4 17 (9.50%) MATLAB
5 14 (7.82%) C#
6 12 (6.70%) Embedded C
7 11 (6.15%) Assembly Language
8 8 (4.47%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.35%) Python
10 5 (2.79%) ABAP
10 5 (2.79%) Ada
10 5 (2.79%) Go
11 4 (2.23%) SQL
12 3 (1.68%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.12%) SAPscript
13 2 (1.12%) Scala
14 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (25.70%) Security Cleared
2 39 (21.79%) SC Cleared
3 20 (11.17%) Degree
4 6 (3.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.79%) CCNP
5 5 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.79%) HND
6 3 (1.68%) CCNA
6 3 (1.68%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.12%) APMP
7 2 (1.12%) HNC
7 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.12%) PMP
8 1 (0.56%) CCA
8 1 (0.56%) CISSP
8 1 (0.56%) MCP
8 1 (0.56%) MCSA
8 1 (0.56%) MCSE
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.06%) DO-178B
2 9 (5.03%) MISRA
2 9 (5.03%) MISRA C
3 8 (4.47%) DO-160
4 7 (3.91%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (2.79%) Def Stans
6 2 (1.12%) ARP4754
6 2 (1.12%) ARP4761
6 2 (1.12%) DO-254
6 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.56%) P3O
7 1 (0.56%) QA
7 1 (0.56%) SLA
7 1 (0.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (4.47%) Firmware
2 6 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) DameWare
1 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.56%) SCCM
1 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (11.17%) SAP
2 15 (8.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.70%) Oracle
4 9 (5.03%) Luciad
5 7 (3.91%) Cisco
5 7 (3.91%) VMware
6 6 (3.35%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.79%) Serena
8 4 (2.23%) Citrix
8 4 (2.23%) Freescale
8 4 (2.23%) IBM
8 4 (2.23%) Wind River
9 3 (1.68%) IFS
9 3 (1.68%) Infor
9 3 (1.68%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.12%) Adobe
10 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.12%) Cognos
10 2 (1.12%) HP
10 2 (1.12%) Juniper
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Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
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Posted: Yesterday
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