Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Avionics over the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Avionics
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 818 809 789
Rank change year-on-year -9 -20 -2
Contract jobs citing Avionics 19 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.024% 0.050%
As % of the General category 0.053% 0.067% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 11
England median daily rate £445 £250 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.80% -32.43% +5.71%
10th Percentile £419 £215 £320
90th Percentile £470 £371 £380
UK median daily rate £445 £250 £370
% change year-on-year +77.80% -32.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 24
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £36.88 £38.75 £33.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.70 £45.20
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -2.44%

Avionics 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 35,631 32,988 39,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 38.92% 36.67% 39.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,925 22,058 25,371
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 795 844 1,075
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +14.59%
10th Percentile £12.32 £11.32 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% -7.41% +20.00%

Avionics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Avionics in England

Avionics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Avionics in England

Avionics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Avionics in England

Avionics
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 Avionics within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 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 +5 7 - - 9
North of England +36 6 - - 3
North West +7 6 - - 3
South East -24 4 £445 +7.11% 23
Midlands +6 1 - - 8
East of England -9 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 7
Avionics
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Avionics.

1 9 (47.37%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Aerospace
4 6 (31.58%) C++
5 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) UML
7 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
8 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
8 2 (10.53%) MIL-STD-1553
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (10.53%) Ada
8 2 (10.53%) Military
8 2 (10.53%) Validation
8 2 (10.53%) HND
8 2 (10.53%) Windows
8 2 (10.53%) Electronics
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) QA

Avionics
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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Link 16
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) LabVIEW
3 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) Rational Statemate
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 7 (36.84%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Military
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Requirements Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) DOORS Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) System Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) RIA
1 1 (5.26%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.79%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) HOOD
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) MODAF
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) Ada
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) HND
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ECSS
1 2 (10.53%) MIL-STD-1553
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) IFS