The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aerospace
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 10 15 22
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 5 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.62% 4.94% 6.76%
As % of the General category 35.71% 30.77% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £444
% change year-on-year +14.28% -21.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  

Aerospace is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 14 13 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 26.92% 16.05% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 14
Median daily rate £353 £380 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.23% -8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £336 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £410 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Aerospace as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in Cheltenham

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Aerospace in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Aerospace in Cheltenham

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aerospace in Cheltenham

Aerospace
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) DO-178B
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
5 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (25.00%) Wind River
6 1 (12.50%) Vector Graphics
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Freescale
6 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 1 (12.50%) Ada
6 1 (12.50%) Automotive
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (12.50%) Games

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (12.50%) Vector Graphics
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (12.50%) Ada
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Wind River
2 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (12.50%) Freescale