Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

Avionics
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 794 852 825
Rank change year-on-year +58 -27 -19
Contract jobs citing Avionics 37 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.021% 0.038%
As % of the General category 0.099% 0.059% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 16
England median daily rate £353 £313 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.80% -15.54% +13.85%
10th Percentile £305 £215 £323
90th Percentile £357 £408 £384
UK median daily rate £353 £313 £370
% change year-on-year +12.80% -15.54% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 14
England median hourly rate £44.25 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £39.38 £37.65 £33.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £54.50 £45.50
UK median hourly rate £44.25 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -

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 37271 35824 41577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.70% 36.50% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24988 24110 27133
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £635
UK median daily rate £467 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 812 881 1120
England median hourly rate £25.31 £24.50 £24.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% -0.16% +13.98%
10th Percentile £12.07 £11.25 £11.73
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.72
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Avionics in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 November 2017. 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 +17 13 - - 2
South East +14 9 £353 -10.76% 3
North of England - 6 - -
North West - 6 - -
East of England -15 5 - -
Midlands +26 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 - -
London - 1 - - 1
Avionics
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
2 19 (51.35%) Rational DOORS
3 16 (43.24%) Aerospace
4 11 (29.73%) Validation
5 10 (27.03%) C
5 10 (27.03%) UML
5 10 (27.03%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (24.32%) C++
7 8 (21.62%) Linux
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.62%) DO-178B
8 7 (18.92%) Degree
8 7 (18.92%) SDLC
8 7 (18.92%) IBM
9 6 (16.22%) Ada
9 6 (16.22%) MATLAB
9 6 (16.22%) Simulink
9 6 (16.22%) Windows
9 6 (16.22%) SysML
9 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
9 6 (16.22%) Subversion
9 6 (16.22%) Rational Rhapsody
10 5 (13.51%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (13.51%) Requirements Management
10 5 (13.51%) Software Testing
10 5 (13.51%) C#
11 4 (10.81%) Java
11 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
11 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.81%) Computer Science

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) ArcGIS
1 2 (5.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Simulink
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Link 16
2 2 (5.41%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (16.22%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (16.22%) Subversion
3 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.11%) Bugzilla
4 3 (8.11%) ClearCase
4 3 (8.11%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.70%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.70%) Rational Statemate
General
1 16 (43.24%) Aerospace
2 3 (8.11%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Military
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Software Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Ada Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Ada Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) DOORS Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Requirements Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Validation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Validation Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) MATLAB Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) COM
1 2 (5.41%) DCOM
1 2 (5.41%) WPF
2 1 (2.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.70%) RIA
4 1 (2.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
2 11 (29.73%) Validation
3 10 (27.03%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (27.03%) UML
4 7 (18.92%) SDLC
5 6 (16.22%) SysML
6 5 (13.51%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Requirements Management
6 5 (13.51%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.11%) Prototyping
8 3 (8.11%) Requirements Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) Scrum
9 2 (5.41%) OO
9 2 (5.41%) SOLID
10 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (2.70%) MODAF
10 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) C
2 9 (24.32%) C++
3 6 (16.22%) Ada
3 6 (16.22%) MATLAB
4 5 (13.51%) C#
5 4 (10.81%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) ANSI C
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.41%) HND
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) DO-178B
2 4 (10.81%) ECSS
2 4 (10.81%) MIL-STD-1553
3 3 (8.11%) ARP4754
3 3 (8.11%) DO-254
4 2 (5.41%) QA
5 1 (2.70%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Cygwin
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) IBM
3 3 (8.11%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) IFS