Period
to 19 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 718 651 680
Rank change year-on-year -67 +29 +32
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 135 164 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.40% 0.50% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 52 30
England median daily rate £413 £425 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -1.45% +7.81%
10th Percentile £283 £313 £280
90th Percentile £575 £540 £680
UK median daily rate £405 £421 £450
% change year-on-year -3.86% -6.39% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 95
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% -
10th Percentile £27.35 £34.14 £31.25
90th Percentile £49.15 £49.13 £57.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +0.60%

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34,109 32,605 36,461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.46% 38.88% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,524 21,550 24,434
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 797 807 898
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -4.31% +16.11%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.75 £51.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +14.98%

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Aerospace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in England

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aerospace in England

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in England over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Aerospace in England

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aerospace in England

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in England over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Aerospace in England

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
South West -7 35 £313 -3.85% 52
South East -27 33 £438 +6.06% 59
Midlands -14 30 £369 -26.25% 76
East Midlands -13 19 - - 17
East of England +5 17 £500 - 43
West Midlands -10 11 £369 -11.68% 59
London -60 9 £550 +46.67% 18
North West -18 8 £325 +30.00% 10
North of England -31 8 £325 +30.00% 16
Aerospace
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 33 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 31 (22.96%) SC Cleared
3 30 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 29 (21.48%) Software Engineering
4 29 (21.48%) Degree
5 28 (20.74%) C++
6 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (16.30%) Microsoft
8 20 (14.81%) Windows
8 20 (14.81%) Linux
8 20 (14.81%) Finance
8 20 (14.81%) Automotive
9 17 (12.59%) Mathematics
10 16 (11.85%) SAP
10 16 (11.85%) C#
11 15 (11.11%) C
11 15 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 15 (11.11%) Ethernet
11 15 (11.11%) Project Management
11 15 (11.11%) Military
12 14 (10.37%) Electronics
13 13 (9.63%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (9.63%) Web Services
13 13 (9.63%) Git (software)
13 13 (9.63%) Rational DOORS
14 12 (8.89%) Oracle
14 12 (8.89%) TCP/IP
15 11 (8.15%) Scrum
15 11 (8.15%) .NET
15 11 (8.15%) Java

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (1.48%) Confluence
1 2 (1.48%) Site Server
2 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.74%) Mongoose
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (9.63%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.93%) Windchill
3 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (3.70%) Simulink
5 1 (0.74%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.74%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.74%) Mathcad
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.74%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.74%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.74%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.74%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Teamcenter
2 4 (2.96%) ENOVIA
2 4 (2.96%) SAP PLM
3 3 (2.22%) Maximo
3 3 (2.22%) Primavera
3 3 (2.22%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.74%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.74%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) IaaS
2 3 (2.22%) GitHub
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.48%) PaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.74%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.74%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 12 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.96%) FTP
4 2 (1.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.48%) Internet
4 2 (1.48%) LAN
4 2 (1.48%) RS-422
4 2 (1.48%) WAN
5 1 (0.74%) Network Security
5 1 (0.74%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.48%) Power BI
5 2 (1.48%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.74%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) DB2
6 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.74%) HBase
6 1 (0.74%) HDInsight
6 1 (0.74%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.74%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.74%) QlikView
6 1 (0.74%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.63%) Git (software)
1 13 (9.63%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 10 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.67%) NetBeans
4 6 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.48%) JIRA
5 2 (1.48%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.48%) Subversion
5 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.74%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.74%) JUnit
6 1 (0.74%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.74%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.74%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (0.74%) Redmine
General
1 30 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 20 (14.81%) Automotive
2 20 (14.81%) Finance
3 15 (11.11%) Military
4 14 (10.37%) Electronics
5 4 (2.96%) French Language
5 4 (2.96%) German Language
5 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.22%) Avionics
7 2 (1.48%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Games
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (11.85%) Developer
2 15 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 12 (8.89%) Design Engineer
4 11 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) Architect
7 7 (5.19%) Electronics Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.44%) Electronics Design Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Consultant
9 5 (3.70%) Hardware Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Test Engineer
10 4 (2.96%) C Software Engineer
10 4 (2.96%) Configuration Manager
10 4 (2.96%) Digital Design Engineer
10 4 (2.96%) Embedded C Engineer
10 4 (2.96%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 4 (2.96%) IT Manager
10 4 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.63%) Web Services
2 11 (8.15%) .NET
2 11 (8.15%) Node.js
2 11 (8.15%) Qt
3 8 (5.93%) MFC
4 7 (5.19%) ActiveX
4 7 (5.19%) DirectX
4 7 (5.19%) OpenGL
5 5 (3.70%) Flash
6 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.96%) CSS
6 4 (2.96%) CSS3
6 4 (2.96%) HTML
6 4 (2.96%) HTML5
6 4 (2.96%) REST
6 4 (2.96%) XML
7 2 (1.48%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.48%) MEAN Stack
7 2 (1.48%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (2.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.22%) GPGPU
7 1 (0.74%) Arduino
7 1 (0.74%) ASIC
7 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.74%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.81%) Linux
1 20 (14.81%) Windows
2 4 (2.96%) Unix
3 2 (1.48%) Android
3 2 (1.48%) VMS
4 1 (0.74%) AIX
4 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.74%) Solaris
4 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.48%) Software Engineering
2 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (12.59%) Mathematics
4 15 (11.11%) Project Management
5 11 (8.15%) Scrum
6 10 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 10 (7.41%) ERP
7 9 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 8 (5.93%) Analytics
8 8 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.93%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (5.93%) Requirements Management
8 8 (5.93%) Schematic Capture
8 8 (5.93%) Validation
9 7 (5.19%) Change Management
9 7 (5.19%) SDLC
10 6 (4.44%) ITIL
10 6 (4.44%) Service Management
10 6 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.74%) C++
2 16 (11.85%) C#
3 15 (11.11%) C
3 15 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.15%) Java
5 8 (5.93%) SQL
6 7 (5.19%) GLSL
6 7 (5.19%) HLSL
7 6 (4.44%) Embedded C
7 6 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.70%) MATLAB
8 5 (3.70%) Python
9 4 (2.96%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.96%) Ruby
10 3 (2.22%) Ada
11 2 (1.48%) ABAP
11 2 (1.48%) COBOL
11 2 (1.48%) ES6
11 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 31 (22.96%) SC Cleared
3 29 (21.48%) Degree
4 5 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.96%) HNC
6 2 (1.48%) HND
6 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.48%) PhD
6 2 (1.48%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.74%) APMP
7 1 (0.74%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.74%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.74%) ISEB
7 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.15%) DO-254
2 6 (4.44%) DO-178B
3 3 (2.22%) PMO
4 2 (1.48%) ARP4754
4 2 (1.48%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.48%) MIL-STD-1553
5 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.74%) MISRA
5 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Puppet
2 3 (2.22%) Ansible
3 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.85%) SAP
3 12 (8.89%) Oracle
4 10 (7.41%) EMC
5 5 (3.70%) Informatica
6 4 (2.96%) Adobe
7 3 (2.22%) CA
8 2 (1.48%) BMC
8 2 (1.48%) Cisco
8 2 (1.48%) IBM
8 2 (1.48%) Juniper
8 2 (1.48%) Remedy
8 2 (1.48%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.48%) VMware
9 1 (0.74%) Altiris
9 1 (0.74%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.74%) Atmel
9 1 (0.74%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.74%) Splunk
9 1 (0.74%) Tableau