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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aerospace
England / South West
Rank 117 91 130
Rank change year-on-year -26 +39  
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 19 49 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.73% 1.69% 0.45%
As % of the General category 2.23% 5.40% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £438
% change year-on-year +14.28% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 37 9
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +0.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.50 £39.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  

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 851 908 1007
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 32.77% 31.29% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 617 674
Median daily rate £388 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 66 28
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £57.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 25 March 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
Somerset -9 9 - -
Gloucestershire +6 6 - - 2
Bristol -8 2 - - 3
Wiltshire +2 1 £300 - 1
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
2 14 (37.84%) C++
3 13 (35.14%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
5 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
7 9 (24.32%) C
8 7 (18.92%) C#
8 7 (18.92%) Java
8 7 (18.92%) OO
8 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) UML
9 6 (16.22%) Time Management
9 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
9 6 (16.22%) JIRA
9 6 (16.22%) Scrum
9 6 (16.22%) Validation
9 6 (16.22%) User Experience
10 5 (13.51%) DO-178B
11 4 (10.81%) Requirements Management
11 4 (10.81%) Ada
11 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
11 4 (10.81%) Automotive
12 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
12 3 (8.11%) Assembly Language
12 3 (8.11%) Siemens
12 3 (8.11%) Linux
12 3 (8.11%) SQL
12 3 (8.11%) Oracle

Aerospace
Top Related 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Windchill
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) ENOVIA
1 3 (8.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) AMQP
1 1 (2.70%) BGP
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
1 1 (2.70%) OSPF
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) SSL
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
1 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.70%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.70%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
3 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) C++Builder
4 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (10.81%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Avionics
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 6 (16.22%) C++ Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Ada Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C++ Applications Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C++/C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Technician
6 3 (8.11%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.70%) Vector Graphics
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) OO
4 6 (16.22%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) Time Management
4 6 (16.22%) UML
4 6 (16.22%) Validation
5 4 (10.81%) Requirements Management
6 3 (8.11%) Business Process Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) PLM
6 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Test Planning
8 1 (2.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C++
2 9 (24.32%) C
3 7 (18.92%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) Ada
4 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
5 3 (8.11%) Assembly Language
5 3 (8.11%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.41%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) APMP
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) CCNP
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) HNC
5 1 (2.70%) HND
5 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) DO-178B
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.70%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) PTC
2 3 (8.11%) Siemens
2 3 (8.11%) Wind River
3 2 (5.41%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (5.41%) Freescale
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Sun
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