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 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
Avionics
Rank 633 641 612
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs citing Avionics 14 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.043% 0.047%
As % of the General category 0.074% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Median daily rate £225 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £370 -
% change year-on-year
-39.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £37.00 £36.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Avionics within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Avionics Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Avionics
Top 11 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 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 +1 14 £225 -39.18% 5
South West +15 6 £225 - 2
South East +10 5 - - 3
Hampshire - 5 - - 1
Gloucestershire +3 4 - - 1
West Midlands - 3 - -
Cheltenham 0 2 - -
Dorset 0 1 £200 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 - - 1
Southampton - 1 - -
Poole - 1 £200 - 1

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 16 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 15 (44.12%) DO-178B
3 12 (35.29%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (35.29%) C
4 11 (32.35%) Aerospace
5 8 (23.53%) UML
5 8 (23.53%) Ada
6 7 (20.59%) C++
7 5 (14.71%) Military
7 5 (14.71%) Degree
7 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (14.71%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (11.76%) SysML
8 4 (11.76%) Subversion
8 4 (11.76%) Validation
8 4 (11.76%) Linux
8 4 (11.76%) Electronics
8 4 (11.76%) Python
8 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
9 3 (8.82%) Assembly Language
9 3 (8.82%) Automotive
9 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 3 (8.82%) Device Driver
9 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
9 3 (8.82%) Ada 95
9 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (8.82%) DO-254
9 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting

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 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.94%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (32.35%) Aerospace
2 5 (14.71%) Military
3 4 (11.76%) Electronics
4 3 (8.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Programmer
5 2 (5.88%) Python Programmer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.94%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.88%) VHDL
3 1 (2.94%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (5.88%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 8 (23.53%) UML
3 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) SDLC
4 4 (11.76%) SysML
4 4 (11.76%) Validation
5 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (2.94%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) C
2 8 (23.53%) Ada
3 7 (20.59%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Ada 95
5 3 (8.82%) Assembly Language
6 2 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) DO-178B
2 3 (8.82%) DO-254
3 2 (5.88%) DO-160
4 1 (2.94%) ARP4761
4 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.94%) MISRA
4 1 (2.94%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Wind River
2 1 (2.94%) EMC
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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