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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aerospace
Rank 515 563 571
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +8
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 132 103 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.70% 0.44% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 28 19
Median daily rate £375 £453 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.26% +24.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £446 £413
% change year-on-year
-14.84% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 29
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +5.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.15 £31.44 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +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
18879 23203 22407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.69% 39.97% 38.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12598 14702 13566
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 493 651 539
Median hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +20.00%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +41 123 £375 -18.91% 67
South West +26 33 £420 +8.73% 13
South East +27 26 £300 -13.04% 25
East Midlands -9 17 £375 -18.91% 7
Bristol +9 14 £473 +22.33% 3
North West +16 13 £456 -23.95%
Derbyshire -2 13 £370 -15.42% 4
Derby 0 12 £370 -15.42% 4
West Midlands -28 12 £525 +75.00% 7
Hampshire +14 11 £255 -47.64% 16
Gloucestershire +6 10 £335 - 2
London +6 10 £305 -35.88% 8
Cheltenham +2 9 £335 -
Cumbria - 8 £491 -
Middlesex - 7 £288 -
Uxbridge - 4 £305 -
Somerset +19 3 - -
Surrey +15 3 £353 - 5
East of England +15 3 - - 5
Berkshire +13 3 £275 - 1
Yorkshire +12 3 £350 - 2
Manchester -4 3 £425 +193.10%
Yeovil - 3 - -
Slough - 3 £275 -
Staffordshire - 3 £500 -
Lancashire +17 2 - -
Eastleigh 0 2 £330 - 1
Dorset -4 2 - - 4
Portsmouth -7 2 - - 1
Fareham - 2 £181 - 3

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 57 (28.22%) Software Engineering
2 56 (27.72%) Security Cleared
3 52 (25.74%) Manufacturing
4 49 (24.26%) C
5 46 (22.77%) SC Cleared
6 39 (19.31%) C++
7 32 (15.84%) SAP
8 31 (15.35%) Automotive
9 28 (13.86%) UML
10 23 (11.39%) Finance
11 22 (10.89%) DO-178B
12 21 (10.40%) ERP
12 21 (10.40%) C#
13 20 (9.90%) Ada
13 20 (9.90%) Validation
13 20 (9.90%) PLM
13 20 (9.90%) Rational DOORS
13 20 (9.90%) Degree
14 19 (9.41%) Java
15 18 (8.91%) Project Management
16 16 (7.92%) MATLAB
16 16 (7.92%) SysML
17 15 (7.43%) Requirements Management
17 15 (7.43%) Configuration Management
18 14 (6.93%) Simulink
19 13 (6.44%) Embedded C
19 13 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (6.44%) Military
19 13 (6.44%) SAP HANA
19 13 (6.44%) Embedded Systems

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 4 (1.98%) Apache
2 3 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (0.99%) Confluence
3 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (6.93%) Simulink
2 8 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.97%) Siemens NX
4 4 (1.98%) MS Office
4 4 (1.98%) Stateflow
4 4 (1.98%) Windchill
5 3 (1.49%) AutoCAD
5 3 (1.49%) CATIA
5 3 (1.49%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 3 (1.49%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.99%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.50%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.50%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.50%) MS Project
7 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.45%) Teamcenter
2 5 (2.48%) SAP MM
3 4 (1.98%) ENOVIA
4 3 (1.49%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.50%) Primavera
5 1 (0.50%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.50%) SAP LE
5 1 (0.50%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.50%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.50%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.50%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.50%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.99%) Bluemix
2 2 (0.99%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.48%) Ethernet
1 5 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.98%) VoIP
3 3 (1.49%) 4G
3 3 (1.49%) DHCP
3 3 (1.49%) LTE
3 3 (1.49%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.49%) VLAN
4 2 (0.99%) BGP
4 2 (0.99%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.99%) Firewall
4 2 (0.99%) FlexRay
4 2 (0.99%) HSRP
4 2 (0.99%) HTTP
4 2 (0.99%) IPsec
4 2 (0.99%) MPLS
4 2 (0.99%) RS-232
4 2 (0.99%) VPN
4 2 (0.99%) Wireless
5 1 (0.50%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.44%) SAP HANA
2 8 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (3.96%) SAP BW
2 8 (3.96%) SAP Data Services
2 8 (3.96%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.47%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.98%) MS Access
4 4 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.49%) Big Data
6 2 (0.99%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (9.90%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.49%) JIRA
3 3 (1.49%) Mercurial
3 3 (1.49%) PVCS
4 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.99%) Gradle
4 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.99%) LabVIEW
4 2 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (0.99%) Selenium
4 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.50%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.50%) Emacs
5 1 (0.50%) GCC
5 1 (0.50%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.50%) Subversion
5 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (25.74%) Manufacturing
2 31 (15.35%) Automotive
3 23 (11.39%) Finance
4 13 (6.44%) Military
5 11 (5.45%) Avionics
6 9 (4.46%) Electronics
7 5 (2.48%) Back Office
7 5 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.99%) Front Office
8 2 (0.99%) German Language
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
9 1 (0.50%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.50%) French Language
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (20.30%) Software Engineer
2 29 (14.36%) Developer
3 26 (12.87%) Consultant
4 23 (11.39%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (9.90%) SAP Consultant
6 15 (7.43%) Embedded Engineer
7 12 (5.94%) Architect
7 12 (5.94%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (5.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (5.94%) Software Developer
8 10 (4.95%) Analyst
9 9 (4.46%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.96%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (3.96%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.47%) SAP HANA Consultant
12 6 (2.97%) Analytics Consultant
12 6 (2.97%) Development Engineer
12 6 (2.97%) Java Developer
13 5 (2.48%) ABAP Developer
13 5 (2.48%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.48%) BAPI
1 5 (2.48%) SAP Smart Forms
1 5 (2.48%) SAP XI
1 5 (2.48%) XML
2 4 (1.98%) AngularJS
2 4 (1.98%) HTML
2 4 (1.98%) JSF
3 3 (1.49%) .NET
3 3 (1.49%) J2EE
4 2 (0.99%) Akka
4 2 (0.99%) Hibernate
4 2 (0.99%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (0.99%) Kafka
4 2 (0.99%) Middleware
4 2 (0.99%) Node.js
4 2 (0.99%) Play Framework
4 2 (0.99%) PyQt
4 2 (0.99%) Spring
4 2 (0.99%) WPF
4 2 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.44%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (4.46%) Device Driver
3 7 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.97%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.97%) User Experience
5 5 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.48%) CESG
5 5 (2.48%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.98%) ASTM
6 4 (1.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.49%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.99%) CAN bus
8 2 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.50%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.50%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) RIA
9 1 (0.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.94%) Linux
1 12 (5.94%) Windows
2 6 (2.97%) Windows Server
2 6 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.98%) Unix
3 4 (1.98%) VxWorks
4 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.99%) Fedora
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.22%) Software Engineering
2 28 (13.86%) UML
3 21 (10.40%) ERP
4 20 (9.90%) PLM
4 20 (9.90%) Validation
5 18 (8.91%) Project Management
6 16 (7.92%) SysML
7 15 (7.43%) Configuration Management
7 15 (7.43%) Requirements Management
8 13 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.95%) Analytics
9 10 (4.95%) Change Management
10 9 (4.46%) Change Control
10 9 (4.46%) Scrum
11 7 (3.47%) Matrix Organization
11 7 (3.47%) OO
11 7 (3.47%) Project Planning
11 7 (3.47%) SDLC
11 7 (3.47%) System Testing
11 7 (3.47%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.26%) C
2 39 (19.31%) C++
3 21 (10.40%) C#
4 20 (9.90%) Ada
5 19 (9.41%) Java
6 16 (7.92%) MATLAB
7 13 (6.44%) Embedded C
8 11 (5.45%) Assembly Language
8 11 (5.45%) Python
9 10 (4.95%) SQL
10 6 (2.97%) ABAP
10 6 (2.97%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.98%) Go
11 4 (1.98%) Scala
12 3 (1.49%) Fortran
12 3 (1.49%) VB
13 2 (0.99%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.99%) Perl
13 2 (0.99%) R
13 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (27.72%) Security Cleared
2 46 (22.77%) SC Cleared
3 20 (9.90%) Degree
4 9 (4.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (3.47%) PMI Certification
5 7 (3.47%) PMP
6 6 (2.97%) CCNP
6 6 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.48%) APMP
8 4 (1.98%) BC Cleared
8 4 (1.98%) CCA
8 4 (1.98%) CCNA
8 4 (1.98%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.98%) MCSA
8 4 (1.98%) MCSE
8 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.49%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.99%) HND
10 2 (0.99%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.89%) DO-178B
2 12 (5.94%) MISRA
3 10 (4.95%) DO-160
3 10 (4.95%) MISRA C
4 5 (2.48%) ARP4761
4 5 (2.48%) DO-254
5 4 (1.98%) ARP4754
5 4 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 3 (1.49%) Def Stans
6 3 (1.49%) QA
7 2 (0.99%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.50%) EFQM
8 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.50%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.50%) P3O
8 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.48%) Firmware
3 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.49%) XenApp
3 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.99%) Docker
5 1 (0.50%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 4 (1.98%) MOM
2 2 (0.99%) Ansible
2 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.99%) Marathon
2 2 (0.99%) Mesos
3 1 (0.50%) DameWare
3 1 (0.50%) PowerCLI
3 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (15.84%) SAP
2 11 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.46%) Oracle
4 6 (2.97%) Adobe
4 6 (2.97%) Cisco
4 6 (2.97%) VMware
5 5 (2.48%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.98%) Citrix
6 4 (1.98%) Infor
6 4 (1.98%) Siemens
7 3 (1.49%) IFS
7 3 (1.49%) Juniper
7 3 (1.49%) MathWorks
7 3 (1.49%) Serena
7 3 (1.49%) Wind River
8 2 (0.99%) Cognos
8 2 (0.99%) HP
8 2 (0.99%) IBM
8 2 (0.99%) Splunk
8 2 (0.99%) Sun
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