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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aerospace
Rank 580 563 585
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 81 100 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.097%
As % of the General category 0.41% 0.44% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 36 8
Median daily rate £365 £400 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £254 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £676 £600 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 15
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.72 £32.90 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £55.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +50.00%

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
19611 22892 21145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.43% 40.11% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13011 14667 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 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £623 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 473 570 554
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £49.47 £41.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 +1 76 £355 -11.25% 68
South West +5 31 £375 +22.95% 5
South East +8 13 £330 -5.71% 31
Gloucestershire +1 11 £335 +34.00% 2
London +3 10 £305 -23.75% 10
Cheltenham +10 9 £335 +34.00% 1
East Midlands 0 9 £365 -11.07% 2
Derbyshire +9 8 £365 -11.07% 1
Derby +8 7 £365 -11.07%
Bristol +2 7 £504 - 2
Hampshire -1 6 £505 +3.58% 17
West Midlands -31 6 £500 +11.11% 5
Dorset -4 5 - -
Yeovil +12 4 - -
Somerset +8 4 - -
North West -1 4 £200 -66.66% 1
East of England +22 3 - - 10
Surrey -6 3 £305 -14.08% 7
Essex - 3 - - 4
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £355 - 4
Eastleigh -1 2 £330 -
Coventry -14 2 £675 +125.00%
Staffordshire - 2 £460 -
Cheshire - 2 £200 -
Middlesex - 2 £300 -
Basingstoke - 2 £680 -
Wimborne - 2 - -
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £305 -
Chester - 2 £200 -

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 70 (40.70%) Software Engineering
2 43 (25.00%) C
3 40 (23.26%) C++
4 34 (19.77%) Security Cleared
5 29 (16.86%) UML
6 27 (15.70%) Java
6 27 (15.70%) SC Cleared
7 26 (15.12%) Automotive
8 24 (13.95%) Manufacturing
8 24 (13.95%) Rational DOORS
9 23 (13.37%) Validation
10 19 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (11.05%) MATLAB
11 18 (10.47%) Avionics
12 17 (9.88%) Degree
12 17 (9.88%) DO-178B
13 16 (9.30%) Simulink
14 15 (8.72%) Project Management
14 15 (8.72%) C#
15 14 (8.14%) Finance
15 14 (8.14%) Windows
15 14 (8.14%) Linux
15 14 (8.14%) OO
16 13 (7.56%) SAP
16 13 (7.56%) Military
16 13 (7.56%) Embedded Systems
17 12 (6.98%) Scrum
17 12 (6.98%) Electronics
17 12 (6.98%) ERP
17 12 (6.98%) Microsoft

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 (3.49%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.58%) CMS
2 1 (0.58%) Drupal
2 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (9.30%) Simulink
2 10 (5.81%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.33%) MS Office
5 2 (1.16%) FrameMaker
5 2 (1.16%) OrCAD
5 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.58%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.58%) MS Project
6 1 (0.58%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.58%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.58%) ENOVIA
2 1 (0.58%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) Primavera
2 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.58%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.58%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Bluemix
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) VoIP
2 4 (2.33%) RS-232
3 3 (1.74%) 4G
3 3 (1.74%) DHCP
3 3 (1.74%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.74%) IPsec
3 3 (1.74%) LTE
3 3 (1.74%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.74%) Wireless
4 2 (1.16%) BGP
4 2 (1.16%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.16%) Firewall
4 2 (1.16%) HSRP
4 2 (1.16%) MPLS
4 2 (1.16%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.16%) VLAN
4 2 (1.16%) VPN
4 2 (1.16%) WebEx
5 1 (0.58%) RS-422
5 1 (0.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.33%) MS Access
2 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.33%) SAP HANA
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (13.95%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (2.91%) LabVIEW
2 5 (2.91%) Subversion
3 3 (1.74%) PVCS
3 3 (1.74%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.16%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.16%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.16%) JIRA
4 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.58%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.58%) Maven
5 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.58%) VectorCAST
5 1 (0.58%) YourKit
General
1 26 (15.12%) Automotive
2 24 (13.95%) Manufacturing
3 18 (10.47%) Avionics
4 14 (8.14%) Finance
5 13 (7.56%) Military
6 12 (6.98%) Electronics
7 5 (2.91%) Back Office
8 2 (1.16%) Front Office
8 2 (1.16%) German Language
9 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.58%) French Language
9 1 (0.58%) Marketing
9 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (27.33%) Software Engineer
2 25 (14.53%) Developer
3 18 (10.47%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (8.72%) Embedded Engineer
4 15 (8.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 14 (8.14%) Software Developer
6 12 (6.98%) Test Engineer
7 10 (5.81%) Design Engineer
8 9 (5.23%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (5.23%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Analyst
9 8 (4.65%) Architect
9 8 (4.65%) Development Engineer
10 7 (4.07%) C Software Engineer
10 7 (4.07%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.49%) C++ Developer
11 6 (3.49%) C++ Software Developer
11 6 (3.49%) Consultant
11 6 (3.49%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 6 (3.49%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.91%) AngularJS
2 4 (2.33%) HTML
2 4 (2.33%) J2EE
2 4 (2.33%) Middleware
2 4 (2.33%) Spring
2 4 (2.33%) Web Services
2 4 (2.33%) XML
3 3 (1.74%) .NET
3 3 (1.74%) Apache Camel
3 3 (1.74%) Apache CXF
3 3 (1.74%) JSF
3 3 (1.74%) Node.js
3 3 (1.74%) Polymer
4 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.16%) COM
4 2 (1.16%) CSS
4 2 (1.16%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (1.16%) jQuery
4 2 (1.16%) PyQt
4 2 (1.16%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.56%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (6.40%) User Experience
3 8 (4.65%) Device Driver
3 8 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.07%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.91%) ASTM
6 5 (2.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (2.33%) CAN bus
7 4 (2.33%) CESG
8 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.16%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.16%) Replication
10 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.58%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.58%) RIA
10 1 (0.58%) Robotics
10 1 (0.58%) SCORM
10 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.14%) Linux
1 14 (8.14%) Windows
2 7 (4.07%) VxWorks
3 5 (2.91%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.16%) Fedora
5 2 (1.16%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (40.70%) Software Engineering
2 29 (16.86%) UML
3 23 (13.37%) Validation
4 19 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (8.72%) Project Management
6 14 (8.14%) OO
7 12 (6.98%) ERP
7 12 (6.98%) Scrum
8 10 (5.81%) PLM
8 10 (5.81%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (5.23%) Change Management
9 9 (5.23%) Time Management
10 7 (4.07%) Embedded Software Development
10 7 (4.07%) Functional Testing
10 7 (4.07%) Integration Testing
10 7 (4.07%) Requirements Management
10 7 (4.07%) SysML
11 6 (3.49%) Change Control
11 6 (3.49%) Microservices
11 6 (3.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (25.00%) C
2 40 (23.26%) C++
3 27 (15.70%) Java
4 19 (11.05%) MATLAB
5 15 (8.72%) C#
6 12 (6.98%) Embedded C
7 11 (6.40%) Ada
7 11 (6.40%) Assembly Language
8 8 (4.65%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.07%) Python
10 5 (2.91%) Go
11 4 (2.33%) SQL
12 3 (1.74%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.16%) Ada 83
13 2 (1.16%) Ada 95
13 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.16%) Scala
13 2 (1.16%) VB
14 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (19.77%) Security Cleared
2 27 (15.70%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.88%) Degree
4 7 (4.07%) PMI Certification
4 7 (4.07%) PMP
5 6 (3.49%) CCNP
5 6 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.91%) APMP
6 5 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.33%) CCNA
8 3 (1.74%) HND
8 3 (1.74%) MCSA
8 3 (1.74%) MCSE
8 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.16%) CCA
9 2 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.88%) DO-178B
2 8 (4.65%) DO-160
2 8 (4.65%) MISRA
2 8 (4.65%) MISRA C
3 5 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.74%) Def Stans
5 2 (1.16%) ARP4754
5 2 (1.16%) ARP4761
5 2 (1.16%) DO-254
5 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 2 (1.16%) QA
6 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.58%) EFQM
6 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.58%) P3O
6 1 (0.58%) SLA
6 1 (0.58%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (4.07%) Firmware
2 5 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.16%) XenApp
3 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) MOM
2 2 (1.16%) DameWare
2 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (7.56%) SAP
2 12 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.81%) Oracle
4 8 (4.65%) VMware
5 7 (4.07%) Citrix
6 6 (3.49%) Cisco
6 6 (3.49%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.91%) Serena
8 4 (2.33%) Freescale
8 4 (2.33%) Wind River
9 3 (1.74%) Adobe
9 3 (1.74%) IFS
9 3 (1.74%) Infor
9 3 (1.74%) Juniper
9 3 (1.74%) Luciad
10 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos
10 2 (1.16%) HP
10 2 (1.16%) Mentor Graphics
10 2 (1.16%) Splunk
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