Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 192 205
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13 +32
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 12 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.75% 0.59% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
North West median daily rate - £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76% -5.56%
England median daily rate £450 £470 £400
% change year-on-year -4.26% +17.50% -0.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 6
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.92% -5.36%
10th Percentile £35.37 £31.88 £27.38
90th Percentile £44.85 £51.50 £59.54
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% -4.19%

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 1,594 1,864 1,957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 26.48% 32.86% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 1,192 1,262
North West median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% -5.60%
10th Percentile £265 £258 £250
90th Percentile £575 £615 £556
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 88 79
North West median hourly rate £24.08 £22.67 £28.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.19% -19.54% -7.67%
10th Percentile £13.13 £11.93 £12.78
90th Percentile £43.25 £55.75 £56.45
England median hourly rate £24.11 £26.78 £23.75
% change year-on-year -9.95% +12.74% -5.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Lancashire -17 6 - - 3
Manchester -14 3 - - 11
Cheshire - 3 - - 1
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) C
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) System Testing
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Military
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) ArcGIS
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) Automotive
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
6 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) JSF
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) JPA
6 1 (8.33%) Avionics
6 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) Java SE
6 1 (8.33%) Java EE
6 1 (8.33%) Degree

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Statemate
General
1 3 (25.00%) Military
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Avionics
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Software Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) DHTML
1 1 (8.33%) DOM
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) J2SE
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) Java SE
1 1 (8.33%) JAXB
1 1 (8.33%) JPA
1 1 (8.33%) JSF
1 1 (8.33%) JSP
1 1 (8.33%) Servlets
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) XHTML
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Ergonomics
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HNC
2 1 (8.33%) HND
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle