Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 168 157
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11 +29
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 23 34 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.62% 0.95%
As % of the General category 1.37% 1.98% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
South West median daily rate £588 £510 £569
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.31% -10.42% +72.35%
10th Percentile £494 £415 £538
90th Percentile £671 £570 £594
England median daily rate £438 £440 £380
% change year-on-year -0.57% +15.79% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 33
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £14.93 £32.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £55.38 £43.75 £57.00
England median hourly rate £41.00 £39.88 £42.00
% change year-on-year +2.82% -5.06% +3.70%

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 1,674 1,721 1,935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.22% 31.41% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,083 1,212 1,321
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +2.65% -5.74%
10th Percentile £270 £235 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 84 104
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £36.75 £41.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.01% -12.29% +24.15%
10th Percentile £13.50 £16.58 £20.65
90th Percentile £55.00 £48.30 £57.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +15.69%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +13 10 - - 17
Dorset -4 5 - - 7
Bristol -12 5 £500 -1.96% 19
Somerset -11 2 - - 5
Wiltshire +10 1 £675 - 3
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
4 3 (13.04%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) Ada
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) MODAF
4 3 (13.04%) Automotive
4 3 (13.04%) DO-178B
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (8.70%) PDM
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Avionics
5 2 (8.70%) Physics

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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.35%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Maximo
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.35%) SAP MM
1 1 (4.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.35%) IPsec
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) SCCP
2 1 (4.35%) Skype
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Automotive
3 2 (8.70%) Avionics
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate Electrical Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (4.35%) TMS320
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) MODAF
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) PDM
3 2 (8.70%) Physics
3 2 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
3 2 (8.70%) UML
3 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) ArchiMate
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
4 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Ada
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) C++
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) GIAC
2 1 (4.35%) HNC
2 1 (4.35%) HND
2 1 (4.35%) ISSAP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) DO-178B
2 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
1 1 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (4.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) EMC
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) McAfee
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.35%) Freescale
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
4 1 (4.35%) Siemens
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) Wind River