The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 28 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.

Avionics
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Contract jobs citing Avionics 8 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.92% 2.10% -
As % of the General category 12.50% 8.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £370 £325
% change year-on-year -8.78% +13.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +8.97% -10.34%  

Avionics 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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 64 111 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 31.37% 25.87% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 64 46
Median daily rate £375 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +41.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £20.59 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £69.07 £61.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Avionics
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Avionics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Avionics in Lancashire

Avionics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Avionics in Lancashire

Avionics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Avionics in Lancashire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Avionics in Lancashire

Avionics
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avionics within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Preston -4 6 - -
Avionics
North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Avionics.

1 10 (76.92%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (69.23%) Ada
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) HOOD
3 8 (61.54%) UML
4 7 (53.85%) Perl
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Rational Rhapsody
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
5 6 (46.15%) C
6 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) VectorCAST
7 4 (30.77%) Hazard Analysis
7 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
7 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
8 3 (23.08%) Military
8 3 (23.08%) C++
8 3 (23.08%) MS Office
8 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 3 (23.08%) HND
8 3 (23.08%) Windows

Avionics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (53.85%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (38.46%) VectorCAST
4 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
4 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
4 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Military
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Ada Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) DOORS Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Ada Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) HOOD
2 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) UML
2 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Hazard Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) QMS
6 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.69%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Ada
2 7 (53.85%) Perl
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) C
4 3 (23.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) HND
5 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft