Period
to 21 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 301 327 321
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6 +30
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 56 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.12% 0.84% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 24
South East median daily rate £425 £600 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +35.59% +34.09%
10th Percentile £260 £390 £323
90th Percentile £668 £600 £539
England median daily rate £450 £450 £470
% change year-on-year - -4.26% +25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 15
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £16.34 £38.88 £41.25
90th Percentile £50.38 £44.75 £48.60
England median hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +10.59% -5.56% +12.50%

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,996 5,692 6,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.84% 34.42% 38.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,709 3,273 3,474
South East median daily rate £450 £433 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +4.22% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £246
90th Percentile £625 £588 £570
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 179 254
South East median hourly rate £25.58 £25.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.81% +25.60% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.73 £11.60
90th Percentile £49.68 £53.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Aerospace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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
Hampshire +25 44 £410 -8.89% 32
Thames Valley +9 6 £438 -27.08% 22
Berkshire - 5 £438 - 4
Sussex - 3 - -
Kent 0 2 - - 14
Oxfordshire +14 1 £375 -37.50% 7
East Sussex - 1 £550 -
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
3 11 (19.64%) Degree
3 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
4 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.86%) C#
4 10 (17.86%) Windows
4 10 (17.86%) FMEA
5 7 (12.50%) Scrum
5 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 7 (12.50%) FMECA
5 7 (12.50%) SQL
5 7 (12.50%) CAE
5 7 (12.50%) IEC 61508
5 7 (12.50%) DO-178B
5 7 (12.50%) DO-254
5 7 (12.50%) ARP4754
5 7 (12.50%) ARP4761
5 7 (12.50%) Def Stans
5 7 (12.50%) HAZOP
6 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (10.71%) JIRA
6 6 (10.71%) SOA
6 6 (10.71%) C
6 6 (10.71%) Linux
6 6 (10.71%) Python
6 6 (10.71%) Web Services
6 6 (10.71%) Military
7 5 (8.93%) XML

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.57%) Simulink
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.79%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Power Platform
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) DNS
1 3 (5.36%) X.509
2 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) RS-232
2 1 (1.79%) RS-485
2 1 (1.79%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Power BI
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.79%) EDMS
4 1 (1.79%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.79%) MS Access
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.79%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) JIRA
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.36%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (5.36%) Selenium
4 3 (5.36%) Subversion
5 2 (3.57%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.57%) JUnit
5 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.57%) Telerik Test Studio
5 2 (3.57%) TestComplete
5 2 (3.57%) WATIR
6 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.79%) ERwin
6 1 (1.79%) GitLab
6 1 (1.79%) Gitweb
General
1 6 (10.71%) Military
2 5 (8.93%) Avionics
3 4 (7.14%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Electronics
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.79%) Automotive
5 1 (1.79%) Finance
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (16.07%) Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Integration Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Graduate
6 3 (5.36%) Graduate Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Graduate Data Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Web Services
2 5 (8.93%) REST
2 5 (8.93%) XML
3 4 (7.14%) Middleware
3 4 (7.14%) SOAP
4 3 (5.36%) .NET
4 3 (5.36%) CSS
4 3 (5.36%) HTML
4 3 (5.36%) JSON
4 3 (5.36%) LDAP
4 3 (5.36%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (3.57%) Akka
5 2 (3.57%) Angular 2
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.57%) JMS
5 2 (3.57%) XHTML
5 2 (3.57%) XSD
6 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (1.79%) Unix
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
2 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) FMEA
3 7 (12.50%) CAE
3 7 (12.50%) FMECA
3 7 (12.50%) Scrum
4 6 (10.71%) SOA
5 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.14%) Migration
6 4 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.14%) Validation
7 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
7 3 (5.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) C#
2 7 (12.50%) SQL
3 6 (10.71%) C
3 6 (10.71%) Python
4 5 (8.93%) C++
4 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.36%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) Java 8
6 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
3 11 (19.64%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.79%) MBA
6 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) ARP4754
1 7 (12.50%) ARP4761
1 7 (12.50%) Def Stans
1 7 (12.50%) DO-178B
1 7 (12.50%) DO-254
1 7 (12.50%) HAZOP
1 7 (12.50%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Axway
2 4 (7.14%) Telerik
2 4 (7.14%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) CA
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Talend
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) WSO2