Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 24 February 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
England > North West
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 190 226
Rank change year-on-year +2 +36 -32
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 9 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.17% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.57% 1.12% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
North West median daily rate £375 £456 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.81% +42.58% -41.82%
10th Percentile £363 £425 £196
90th Percentile £388 £502 £465
England median daily rate £438 £443 £380
% change year-on-year -1.24% +16.58% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
North West median hourly rate £40.25 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.56% +20.00% -54.27%
10th Percentile £28.38 £33.00 £24.90
90th Percentile £51.50 £51.00 £69.07
England median hourly rate £41.00 £39.88 £42.00
% change year-on-year +2.82% -5.06% +3.70%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,576 1,787 2,876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.55% 30.25% 34.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 1,108 1,796
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +9.27%
10th Percentile £256 £247 £255
90th Percentile £615 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 93 134
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £22.85 £31.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.01% -27.07% +60.64%
10th Percentile £12.33 £11.33 £12.35
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £48.96
England median hourly rate £25.83 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +3.32% -3.85% +14.64%

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Aerospace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the North West

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aerospace in the North West

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aerospace in the North West

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in the North West over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Aerospace in the North West

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Manchester +13 5 - - 9
Lancashire 0 3 £375 - 9
Cheshire - 1 - -
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Automotive
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Ada
3 3 (33.33%) C
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Swing
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) IEC 62304
5 1 (11.11%) Ada 95
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Military

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Ada Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Ada Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Author
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Swing
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) SGML
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) Ada
2 3 (33.33%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Ada 95
4 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) IEC 62304
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft