The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in contract job vacancies advertised in Preston. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Aerospace
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 18 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 -  
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 0.82% 0.92% -
As % of the General category 10.00% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £418
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +8.75% -5.88%  

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 Preston with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Preston
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20 25 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 8.23% 22.94% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 8
Median daily rate £325 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £477 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.40% -27.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.59 £20.50 £30.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £52.16 £44.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aerospace in Preston

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aerospace in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Preston region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Ada
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) HOOD
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Statemate
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (25.00%) VectorCAST
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Avionics
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (25.00%) Hazard Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Statemate
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (25.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Avionics
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) e-Learning Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (25.00%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) HOOD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Hazard Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ada
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft