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 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aerospace
Rank 551 554 579
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 102 104 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.44% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 10
Median daily rate £345 £431 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £289 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £648 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £413 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.51% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 20
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.96 £33.90 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £55.00 £41.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +28.57%

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
19757 23515 21812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.52% 40.26% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13117 14980 13401
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £624 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 496 638 531
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £21.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £48.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +11.11%

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 August 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +5 95 £326 -27.61% 81
South West +7 35 £398 +10.41% 13
South East +18 19 £303 -13.57% 28
Bristol +6 14 £473 +22.33% 6
Gloucestershire +9 13 £355 +42.00% 5
East Midlands -1 12 £365 -41.60% 3
Cheltenham +7 11 £355 +42.00% 2
London -2 11 £305 -32.44% 17
Derbyshire +3 10 £365 -19.15%
Derby -1 9 £365 -19.15%
Hampshire +4 7 £353 -27.69% 19
West Midlands -32 7 £460 +53.33% 7
Middlesex - 7 £288 -
North West +11 4 £200 -66.66% 3
East of England +18 3 - - 10
Staffordshire - 3 £500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £305 -
Surrey +9 2 £305 -14.08% 4
Somerset +6 2 - - 1
Eastleigh 0 2 £330 -
Dorset -8 2 - -
Portsmouth -14 2 - - 2
Chester - 2 £200 -
Wimborne - 2 - -
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £200 -
Yeovil - 2 - -
Stafford - 2 £510 -
Essex - 2 - - 3
Wales +19 1 £375 -6.25% 1

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 62 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 46 (24.73%) C
3 43 (23.12%) Security Cleared
4 40 (21.51%) C++
5 37 (19.89%) SC Cleared
6 35 (18.82%) Manufacturing
7 32 (17.20%) UML
8 27 (14.52%) Java
9 25 (13.44%) Validation
10 24 (12.90%) Automotive
11 22 (11.83%) Rational DOORS
12 21 (11.29%) C#
12 21 (11.29%) SAP
13 19 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (10.22%) Degree
14 18 (9.68%) Finance
14 18 (9.68%) Project Management
15 17 (9.14%) MATLAB
15 17 (9.14%) DO-178B
16 15 (8.06%) Avionics
16 15 (8.06%) Simulink
16 15 (8.06%) Ada
17 14 (7.53%) Linux
17 14 (7.53%) PLM
18 13 (6.99%) Military
18 13 (6.99%) ERP
18 13 (6.99%) SysML
18 13 (6.99%) Embedded Systems
19 12 (6.45%) User Experience
19 12 (6.45%) Scrum

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 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.54%) CMS
3 1 (0.54%) Drupal
3 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (8.06%) Simulink
2 10 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.61%) Stateflow
4 3 (1.61%) Windchill
5 2 (1.08%) MS Office
5 2 (1.08%) OrCAD
5 2 (1.08%) Siemens NX
5 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.54%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.54%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.54%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) SAP MM
1 5 (2.69%) Teamcenter
2 3 (1.61%) ENOVIA
2 3 (1.61%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.54%) Magento
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.54%) Primavera
3 1 (0.54%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.54%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.54%) SAP LE
3 1 (0.54%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.54%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.54%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.54%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.23%) Bluemix
1 6 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) VoIP
2 3 (1.61%) 4G
2 3 (1.61%) DHCP
2 3 (1.61%) IPsec
2 3 (1.61%) LTE
2 3 (1.61%) NetScaler
2 3 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.61%) Wireless
3 2 (1.08%) BGP
3 2 (1.08%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.08%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.08%) Firewall
3 2 (1.08%) HSRP
3 2 (1.08%) MPLS
3 2 (1.08%) VLAN
3 2 (1.08%) VPN
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) LAN
4 1 (0.54%) Skype
4 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.69%) SAP HANA
4 4 (2.15%) MS Access
5 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.54%) Big Data
6 1 (0.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (11.83%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.15%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.61%) PVCS
4 2 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.08%) Subversion
4 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.54%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.54%) Emacs
5 1 (0.54%) GCC
5 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.54%) JIRA
5 1 (0.54%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.54%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (18.82%) Manufacturing
2 24 (12.90%) Automotive
3 18 (9.68%) Finance
4 15 (8.06%) Avionics
5 13 (6.99%) Military
6 9 (4.84%) Electronics
7 5 (2.69%) Back Office
7 5 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.08%) Front Office
8 2 (1.08%) German Language
9 1 (0.54%) Billing
9 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.54%) French Language
9 1 (0.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.54%) Marketing
9 1 (0.54%) Retail
9 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (22.58%) Software Engineer
2 27 (14.52%) Developer
3 22 (11.83%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (8.06%) Software Developer
5 14 (7.53%) Consultant
5 14 (7.53%) Embedded Engineer
6 13 (6.99%) Architect
7 12 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (5.91%) C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (5.38%) SAP Consultant
9 10 (5.38%) Test Engineer
10 9 (4.84%) Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Design Engineer
11 8 (4.30%) Java Developer
11 8 (4.30%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.76%) Development Engineer
13 6 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
13 6 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
14 5 (2.69%) C Software Engineer
14 5 (2.69%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.69%) AngularJS
2 4 (2.15%) .NET
2 4 (2.15%) HTML
2 4 (2.15%) J2EE
2 4 (2.15%) XML
3 3 (1.61%) JSF
3 3 (1.61%) Node.js
3 3 (1.61%) Polymer
3 3 (1.61%) Yocto
4 2 (1.08%) Apache Camel
4 2 (1.08%) Apache CXF
4 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.08%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (1.08%) Middleware
4 2 (1.08%) PyQt
4 2 (1.08%) Spring
4 2 (1.08%) Web Services
5 1 (0.54%) CSS
5 1 (0.54%) DCOM
5 1 (0.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.99%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (6.45%) User Experience
3 7 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.76%) Device Driver
3 7 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.69%) ASTM
5 5 (2.69%) CESG
5 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (2.15%) CAN bus
7 3 (1.61%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.08%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.54%) FMCG
9 1 (0.54%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.54%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.53%) Linux
2 11 (5.91%) Windows
3 6 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.69%) VxWorks
5 3 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.61%) Unix
5 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.08%) Fedora
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 32 (17.20%) UML
3 25 (13.44%) Validation
4 19 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (9.68%) Project Management
6 14 (7.53%) PLM
7 13 (6.99%) ERP
7 13 (6.99%) SysML
8 12 (6.45%) Scrum
9 11 (5.91%) OO
10 10 (5.38%) Requirements Management
11 9 (4.84%) Change Management
11 9 (4.84%) Time Management
12 8 (4.30%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.30%) Project Planning
13 7 (3.76%) OOD
14 6 (3.23%) Migration
14 6 (3.23%) PRINCE2
14 6 (3.23%) Programme Management
14 6 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (24.73%) C
2 40 (21.51%) C++
3 27 (14.52%) Java
4 21 (11.29%) C#
5 17 (9.14%) MATLAB
6 15 (8.06%) Ada
7 11 (5.91%) Assembly Language
7 11 (5.91%) Embedded C
8 9 (4.84%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.76%) Python
10 6 (3.23%) SQL
11 5 (2.69%) Go
12 3 (1.61%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.08%) ABAP
13 2 (1.08%) Ada 83
13 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.08%) Fortran
13 2 (1.08%) Scala
13 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (23.12%) Security Cleared
2 37 (19.89%) SC Cleared
3 19 (10.22%) Degree
4 7 (3.76%) PMI Certification
4 7 (3.76%) PMP
5 6 (3.23%) CCNP
5 6 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.69%) APMP
7 4 (2.15%) CCA
7 4 (2.15%) CCNA
7 4 (2.15%) MCSA
7 4 (2.15%) MCSE
7 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.61%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.08%) HND
10 1 (0.54%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.54%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.14%) DO-178B
2 10 (5.38%) DO-160
3 7 (3.76%) MISRA
3 7 (3.76%) MISRA C
4 4 (2.15%) ARP4754
4 4 (2.15%) ARP4761
4 4 (2.15%) DO-254
5 3 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 2 (1.08%) Def Stans
6 2 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.54%) EFQM
7 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.54%) P3O
7 1 (0.54%) QA
7 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.54%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (3.23%) Firmware
2 4 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.61%) XenApp
3 3 (1.61%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.54%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) MOM
2 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.54%) DameWare
3 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (11.29%) SAP
2 10 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.30%) Oracle
4 6 (3.23%) Cisco
4 6 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.23%) VMware
5 5 (2.69%) Citrix
6 4 (2.15%) Infor
6 4 (2.15%) Wind River
7 3 (1.61%) Adobe
7 3 (1.61%) IFS
7 3 (1.61%) Juniper
7 3 (1.61%) Serena
8 2 (1.08%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.08%) HP
8 2 (1.08%) Luciad
8 2 (1.08%) MathWorks
8 2 (1.08%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (1.08%) Siemens
8 2 (1.08%) Sun
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