Period
to 9 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 9 December 2021 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.

Aerospace
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 59 143
Rank change year-on-year -36 +84 +38
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 50 34 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.95% 2.52% 0.73%
As % of the General category 3.60% 5.41% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £342 £350
Median % change year-on-year +46.41% -2.43% -6.67%
England median daily rate £528 £400 £488
% change year-on-year +31.88% -17.95% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 5
10th Percentile " £41.30 £45.50
25th Percentile £36.00 " £46.25
Median hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year -12.22% -5.26% +13.77%
75th Percentile £56.00 " £50.00
90th Percentile £58.08 £46.70 £51.05
England median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -5.26% +11.76%

Aerospace is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,389 629 1,874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 54.05% 46.66% 49.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 344 1,105
10th Percentile £138 £175 £193
25th Percentile £285 £285 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -2.86%
75th Percentile £545 £500 £525
90th Percentile £631 £575 £600
England median daily rate £525 £482 £475
% change year-on-year +9.03% +1.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 95 153
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.80
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -55.00% +81.82% -2.94%
75th Percentile £20.25 £47.50 £31.13
90th Percentile £49.00 £50.00 £48.95
England median hourly rate £19.20 £23.88 £18.70
% change year-on-year -19.58% +27.67% +2.28%

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Aerospace as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the East of England

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Aerospace in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Aerospace in the East of England

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Aerospace in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Aerospace in the East of England

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Aerospace in the East of England over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Aerospace in the East of England

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the East of England region over the 6 months to 9 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -12 46 £500 +50.15% 20
Bedfordshire -18 3 - - 5
Essex -20 1 - - 3
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 33 (66.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (64.00%) SC Cleared
3 31 (62.00%) Social Skills
4 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (38.00%) Military
5 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
5 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
5 19 (38.00%) Java
6 18 (36.00%) Manufacturing
6 18 (36.00%) Scrum
7 17 (34.00%) C#
8 16 (32.00%) C++
9 15 (30.00%) .NET
9 15 (30.00%) Degree
9 15 (30.00%) Presentation Skills
10 14 (28.00%) Mathematics
10 14 (28.00%) Automotive
11 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (26.00%) NetBeans
11 13 (26.00%) MFC
11 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
11 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
11 13 (26.00%) Web Services
11 13 (26.00%) Windows
11 13 (26.00%) Linux
11 13 (26.00%) ActiveX
11 13 (26.00%) Eclipse
11 13 (26.00%) Ethernet
11 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
11 13 (26.00%) OpenGL

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.00%) CATIA
3 4 (8.00%) Mathcad
3 4 (8.00%) NASTRAN
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) Ethernet
1 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.00%) Intranet
3 2 (4.00%) Modbus
3 2 (4.00%) RS-422
3 2 (4.00%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.00%) Eclipse
2 13 (26.00%) NetBeans
2 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.00%) JIRA
4 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (4.00%) VectorCAST
6 1 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 31 (62.00%) Social Skills
2 19 (38.00%) Military
3 18 (36.00%) Manufacturing
4 15 (30.00%) Presentation Skills
5 14 (28.00%) Automotive
6 5 (10.00%) Influencing Skills
7 4 (8.00%) Finance
8 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.00%) Electronics
8 3 (6.00%) French Language
8 3 (6.00%) German Language
8 3 (6.00%) Law
9 2 (4.00%) Avionics
10 1 (2.00%) Legal
10 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Developer
2 5 (10.00%) CAD Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) HTML Developer
2 5 (10.00%) Process Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Stress Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Project Controller
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Project Controller
5 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Data Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (2.00%) HR Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.00%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) .NET
2 13 (26.00%) ActiveX
2 13 (26.00%) DirectX
2 13 (26.00%) MFC
2 13 (26.00%) Node.js
2 13 (26.00%) OpenGL
2 13 (26.00%) Qt
2 13 (26.00%) Web Services
3 5 (10.00%) HTML
4 4 (8.00%) Spring
4 4 (8.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (36.00%) Scrum
4 14 (28.00%) Mathematics
5 13 (26.00%) Synthetic Environment
6 7 (14.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (14.00%) Six Sigma
7 6 (12.00%) CAD
8 5 (10.00%) Change Management
8 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.00%) Data Extraction
8 5 (10.00%) DMAIC
8 5 (10.00%) Migration
8 5 (10.00%) PDM
9 4 (8.00%) Finite Element Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Microservices
9 4 (8.00%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.00%) Business Forecasting
10 3 (6.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) C#
3 16 (32.00%) C++
4 13 (26.00%) GLSL
4 13 (26.00%) HLSL
4 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) SQL
6 4 (8.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) Ada
7 2 (4.00%) Java 8
8 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (66.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (64.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (30.00%) Degree
4 5 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco
3 1 (2.00%) Computacenter
3 1 (2.00%) Remedy
3 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow