Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 20 November 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 > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 136 157
Rank change year-on-year -30 +21 +21
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 54 62 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.86% 1.11% 0.90%
As % of the General category 2.77% 3.28% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 7
South West median daily rate £301 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.22% +13.89% +35.34%
10th Percentile £238 £380 £345
90th Percentile £381 £604 £540
England median daily rate £425 £473 £380
% change year-on-year -10.05% +24.34% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 28
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +4.22% -14.43%
10th Percentile £36.25 £15.23 £30.03
90th Percentile £50.00 £58.88 £43.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £44.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.95% +10.63% -4.76%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,946 1,888 1,715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 30.90% 33.67% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,265 1,265 1,230
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £291 £256 £238
90th Percentile £600 £574 £563
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 66 92
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.57% +0.72% -14.20%
10th Percentile £16.50 £12.42 £12.65
90th Percentile £50.38 £56.88 £49.70
England median hourly rate £24.06 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.67% +2.00% -

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the South West

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aerospace in the South West

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Aerospace in the South West

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aerospace in the South West

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Aerospace in the South West

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Gloucestershire -16 25 £323 -32.11% 19
Bristol -9 15 £265 -47.00% 44
Devon +1 4 - - 1
Dorset -5 4 £375 -11.76% 16
Wiltshire -21 4 £313 -50.20% 15
Somerset -4 2 £313 +267.65% 18
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 18 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (22.22%) C++
4 11 (20.37%) C
4 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (18.52%) Project Management
5 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
6 9 (16.67%) Degree
6 9 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (14.81%) Requirements Management
7 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
7 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
7 8 (14.81%) Validation
7 8 (14.81%) Electronics
7 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (12.96%) Linux
8 7 (12.96%) Python
8 7 (12.96%) EMC
8 7 (12.96%) Avionics
8 7 (12.96%) DO-254
8 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 6 (11.11%) SDLC
9 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 6 (11.11%) QA
9 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.11%) IBM
9 6 (11.11%) SQL

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (3.70%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.70%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.85%) Simulink
5 1 (1.85%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.85%) Power BI
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (5.56%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.85%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) JUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (14.81%) Electronics
1 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.96%) Avionics
3 5 (9.26%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.56%) Flash
2 3 (5.56%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) XSD
3 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) React
3 1 (1.85%) Redux
3 1 (1.85%) Spring
3 1 (1.85%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Unix
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
2 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Project Management
3 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
4 8 (14.81%) Requirements Management
4 8 (14.81%) Validation
5 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 6 (11.11%) SDLC
6 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Coaching
7 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
7 5 (9.26%) Schematic Capture
7 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineering
8 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.41%) OO
8 4 (7.41%) SysML
8 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) C++
2 11 (20.37%) C
3 7 (12.96%) Python
4 6 (11.11%) SQL
5 5 (9.26%) Embedded C
5 5 (9.26%) Embedded C++
6 4 (7.41%) C#
6 4 (7.41%) MATLAB
6 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.56%) Java
8 2 (3.70%) Ada
8 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (5.56%) HNC
5 3 (5.56%) HND
5 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.85%) APMP
7 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) EMC Certification
7 1 (1.85%) ISEB
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) DO-254
2 6 (11.11%) QA
3 3 (5.56%) ARP4754
4 2 (3.70%) DO-178B
5 1 (1.85%) DO-160
5 1 (1.85%) IEC 61508
5 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) EMC
3 6 (11.11%) IBM
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) Serena
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee
5 1 (1.85%) Tableau
5 1 (1.85%) VMware