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 3 months to 26 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
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 111 112
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 30 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.10% 0.98% 0.96%
As % of the General category 3.42% 3.39% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £381 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £335 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £413 £405
% change year-on-year +5.45% +1.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 20
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% -6.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £34.44 £32.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.10 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 the South West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 878 855 943
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 32.34% 28.96% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 610 659
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 71
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.35 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £47.80 £52.10
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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +12 9 - - 2
Gloucestershire +8 9 - - 4
Bristol -6 7 £381 -35.10% 2
Wiltshire - 3 - - 2
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 South West region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.61%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
3 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
4 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (22.45%) C
6 10 (20.41%) C++
7 9 (18.37%) Validation
8 8 (16.33%) C#
9 7 (14.29%) DO-178B
10 6 (12.24%) Rational Rhapsody
10 6 (12.24%) User Experience
10 6 (12.24%) UML
10 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.24%) Eclipse
10 6 (12.24%) JIRA
11 5 (10.20%) Scrum
11 5 (10.20%) OO
11 5 (10.20%) Java
11 5 (10.20%) Avionics
11 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
11 5 (10.20%) Time Management
12 4 (8.16%) Security Operations
12 4 (8.16%) Palo Alto
12 4 (8.16%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (8.16%) Degree
12 4 (8.16%) Wind River
12 4 (8.16%) IBM
12 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
12 4 (8.16%) Simulink

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 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Simulink
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.04%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) Network Security
1 2 (4.08%) SCCP
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Big Data
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (12.24%) Eclipse
2 6 (12.24%) JIRA
2 6 (12.24%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (10.20%) Avionics
2 3 (6.12%) Automotive
2 3 (6.12%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Software Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C++ Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Ada Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C++ Applications Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C++/C# Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Technician
7 2 (4.08%) Data Centre Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) XML
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) CSS3
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) User Experience
2 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Vector Graphics
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.37%) Validation
4 6 (12.24%) UML
5 5 (10.20%) OO
5 5 (10.20%) Scrum
5 5 (10.20%) Time Management
6 4 (8.16%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (8.16%) Security Operations
6 4 (8.16%) SysML
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) DevOps
8 2 (4.08%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (4.08%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Line Management
8 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) C
2 10 (20.41%) C++
3 8 (16.33%) C#
4 5 (10.20%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) Assembly Language
5 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
5 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
6 3 (6.12%) Ada
7 2 (4.08%) SQL
8 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) CISSP
3 4 (8.16%) Degree
3 4 (8.16%) GIAC
3 4 (8.16%) MCSE
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) HND
4 2 (4.08%) ISSAP
4 2 (4.08%) SSCP
5 1 (2.04%) APMP
5 1 (2.04%) HNC
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) DO-178B
2 3 (6.12%) Def Stans
2 3 (6.12%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.04%) DO-254
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) NIST 800
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
1 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) IBM
2 4 (8.16%) Palo Alto
2 4 (8.16%) Wind River
3 3 (6.12%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Freescale
4 2 (4.08%) McAfee
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) EMC
5 1 (2.04%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.04%) Siemens
5 1 (2.04%) Symantec
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