The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aerospace
Rank 143 103 119
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +16
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 6 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.42% 0.084%
As % of the General category 0.70% 1.24% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £330 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £570 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £410 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.07% +49.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 £31.44 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +42.85%
Aerospace
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
857 804 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.06% 33.80% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 507 340
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 42 57
Median hourly rate £16.00 £31.44 £33.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.10% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £15.00 £18.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.80 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Aerospace as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Aerospace across the West Midlands region.

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Aerospace Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace across the West Midlands region.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Coventry -13 2 £675 +125.00%
Staffordshire - 2 £460 -
Birmingham -13 1 - - 5
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Firmware
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Electronics
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Fedora
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) CESG
3 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Scala
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) System Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) SysML
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Avionics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Graduate
2 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
2 1 (8.33%) IT Support
2 1 (8.33%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CESG
1 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Fedora
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Scrum
1 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (16.67%) SysML
1 2 (16.67%) System Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (8.33%) PLM
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
2 1 (8.33%) CCDP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore