The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 24 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.

Avionics
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 133 143
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs citing Avionics 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.27% 0.032%
As % of the General category 0.35% 0.93% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £255 £370
% change year-on-year +36.27% -31.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.63% +18.91%  

Avionics 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 863 858 937
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 32.24% 28.79% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 612 645
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 £585 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 70
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 £47.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Avionics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Avionics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Avionics in the South West

Avionics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Avionics in the South West

Avionics
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 Avionics in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Avionics in the South West

Avionics
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 Avionics within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Gloucestershire +8 3 - - 5
Avionics
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Avionics 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 Avionics.

1 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (37.50%) SysML
2 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
2 3 (37.50%) Simulink
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) PMP
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) HNC
3 2 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) APMP
3 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
4 1 (12.50%) DO-254
4 1 (12.50%) Military
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware

Avionics
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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Radio
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) DOORS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (37.50%) SysML
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) APMP
2 2 (25.00%) HNC
2 2 (25.00%) HND
2 2 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
1 1 (12.50%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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