The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aerospace
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 55 56 61
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.44% 0.29%
As % of the General category 1.09% 1.06% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £438
% change year-on-year +14.28% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.25
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 183 284 244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 30.60% 41.46% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 133 110
Median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £321 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £604 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 7
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £38.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aerospace in Hertfordshire

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aerospace in Hertfordshire

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage +2 2 - -
Aerospace
East of England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Qt
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (40.00%) Military
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Qt
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft