The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Avionics
Rank 616 619 611
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Avionics 5 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.047% 0.046%
As % of the General category 0.028% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Median daily rate £415 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +5.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.16% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 10
Median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £35.60 £37.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £45.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.65%

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
17807 21414 21732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.92% 38.85% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11794 13560 13936
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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 £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 578 511
Median hourly rate £22.84 £26.89 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.67 £47.69 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

Avionics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Avionics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Avionics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Avionics
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Avionics within the UK.

Avionics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Avionics
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Avionics within the UK.

Avionics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Avionics
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avionics within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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 -4 5 £415 +12.16% 1
South East +26 4 £415 +12.16% 1
Hampshire +24 4 £415 -
East of England - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £415 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Avionics 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 Avionics.

1 8 (44.44%) DO-178B
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Aerospace
4 4 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) DO-254
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Ada
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Military
6 2 (11.11%) VHDL
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 2 (11.11%) ARP4761
6 2 (11.11%) DO-160
7 1 (5.56%) Human Factors
7 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.56%) WebSockets
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (5.56%) CMake
7 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (5.56%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) MISRA C
7 1 (5.56%) MISRA
7 1 (5.56%) FPGA Design

Avionics
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.56%) CMake
2 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Military
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
2 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Python Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) C Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (11.11%) VHDL
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) FPGA Design
4 1 (5.56%) Human Factors
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) SysML
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) Ada
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) DO-178B
2 4 (22.22%) DO-254
3 2 (11.11%) ARP4761
3 2 (11.11%) DO-160
4 1 (5.56%) MISRA
4 1 (5.56%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) EMC