Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 153 172
Rank change year-on-year +10 +19 +11
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 63 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.11% 0.90% 0.72%
As % of the General category 3.28% 2.96% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
South West median daily rate £513 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +25.00% +30.91%
10th Percentile £380 £345 £251
90th Percentile £604 £540 £408
England median daily rate £473 £380 £401
% change year-on-year +24.34% -5.12% +12.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 29 29
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £48.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.02% -14.43% +21.25%
10th Percentile £15.25 £30.69 £38.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £44.05 £55.00
England median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +11.25% -4.76% +5.00%

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 1920 1722 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.88% 30.27% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 1232 1391
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £263
90th Percentile £574 £563 £535
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 91 122
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £41.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -16.10% +44.28%
10th Percentile £12.49 £12.00 £16.38
90th Percentile £56.50 £49.75 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.50 £24.93
% change year-on-year +4.08% -1.71% +13.30%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +29 31 £475 +33.80% 2
Bristol -18 12 £500 -1.91% 3
Dorset +14 11 £425 -5.56% 1
Wiltshire - 5 £628 - 1
Somerset -7 3 £85 -
Devon - 1 £588 -
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 23 (36.51%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (25.40%) Validation
2 16 (25.40%) DO-178B
2 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
3 14 (22.22%) C
3 14 (22.22%) Avionics
4 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
5 10 (15.87%) Degree
5 10 (15.87%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
5 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 8 (12.70%) SysML
7 8 (12.70%) Requirements Management
7 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.11%) IBM
8 7 (11.11%) Assembly Language
8 7 (11.11%) C#
8 7 (11.11%) C++
8 7 (11.11%) Windows
8 7 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
8 7 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (9.52%) Rational Rhapsody
9 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
9 6 (9.52%) MATLAB
9 6 (9.52%) Simulink
9 6 (9.52%) Automotive
10 5 (7.94%) Migration
10 5 (7.94%) Telecoms

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 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Simulink
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.76%) Siemens NX
3 1 (1.59%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.59%) CATIA
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.59%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.59%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Teamcenter
2 2 (3.17%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.17%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.17%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.59%) Maximo
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.59%) SAP GTS
3 1 (1.59%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.59%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) Network Security
2 2 (3.17%) SCCP
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.59%) IPsec
3 1 (1.59%) Modbus
3 1 (1.59%) Skype
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) Power BI
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (36.51%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (9.52%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) MSTest
4 1 (1.59%) NUnit
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (22.22%) Avionics
2 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.52%) Automotive
4 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.76%) Military
6 2 (3.17%) Games
7 1 (1.59%) Back Office
7 1 (1.59%) Electronics
7 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Network Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Service Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Architect
5 3 (4.76%) Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Design Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.17%) Junior
6 2 (3.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Middleware
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) COM
2 1 (1.59%) JSON
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.59%) Life Science
4 1 (1.59%) PKI
4 1 (1.59%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
1 16 (25.40%) Validation
2 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.87%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (12.70%) Requirements Management
3 8 (12.70%) SysML
4 7 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
4 7 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) Migration
6 3 (4.76%) CAD
6 3 (4.76%) MODAF
6 3 (4.76%) PDM
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.76%) V-Model
7 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.17%) Network Design
7 2 (3.17%) Physics
7 2 (3.17%) SIEM
7 2 (3.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) C
2 7 (11.11%) Assembly Language
2 7 (11.11%) C#
2 7 (11.11%) C++
3 6 (9.52%) MATLAB
4 5 (7.94%) Python
5 3 (4.76%) SQL
6 2 (3.17%) Ada
6 2 (3.17%) Java
7 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.87%) Degree
3 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) CISSP
5 2 (3.17%) GIAC
5 2 (3.17%) ISSAP
5 2 (3.17%) MCSE
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.59%) HND
6 1 (1.59%) ISEB
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.40%) DO-178B
2 3 (4.76%) ARP4754
2 3 (4.76%) DO-254
3 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) NIST 800
4 1 (1.59%) QA
4 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) vSphere
3 1 (1.59%) Firmware
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
1 1 (1.59%) SCOM
1 1 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
2 7 (11.11%) IBM
3 5 (7.94%) Cisco
3 5 (7.94%) Freescale
4 4 (6.35%) SAP
4 4 (6.35%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) Wind River
5 3 (4.76%) EMC
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle
5 3 (4.76%) Siemens
6 2 (3.17%) Citrix
6 2 (3.17%) Juniper
6 2 (3.17%) McAfee
7 1 (1.59%) Equitrac
7 1 (1.59%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.59%) Symantec