Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Avionics over the 6 months to 24 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.

Avionics
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 866 825 837
Rank change year-on-year -41 +12 -1
Contract jobs citing Avionics 12 30 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.031% 0.057%
As % of the General category 0.031% 0.085% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
UK median daily rate £445 £250 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.80% -32.43% +5.71%
10th Percentile £419 £220 £360
90th Percentile £470 £574 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £250 £370
% change year-on-year +77.80% -32.43% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 33
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.97% -9.30%
10th Percentile £35.50 £37.63 £32.50
90th Percentile £46.25 £50.00 £45.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -11.63%

Avionics is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38,450 35,328 42,188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.20% 36.84% 39.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,335 23,321 26,936
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.26% +0.59%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 893 896 1,110
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +21.31%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.32 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.32 £48.07 £49.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% -9.09% +5.77%

Avionics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Avionics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Avionics in the UK

Avionics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Avionics in the UK

Avionics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avionics.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Avionics in the UK

Avionics
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avionics within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
UK excluding London -1 12 £445 +77.80% 38
England -45 12 £445 +77.80% 36
North of England +17 4 - - 2
North West +5 4 - - 2
South West +11 3 - - 7
South East -14 3 £445 +7.11% 17
East of England -16 1 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Avionics 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 with a requirement for Avionics.

1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (25.00%) Ada
3 2 (16.67%) HOOD
3 2 (16.67%) Electronics
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) ECSS
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (16.67%) Rational Statemate
4 1 (8.33%) FMEA
4 1 (8.33%) Product Breakdown Structure
4 1 (8.33%) Link 16
4 1 (8.33%) IFS
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) DO-178B
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering

Avionics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Link 16
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (16.67%) Rational Statemate
3 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Ada Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DOORS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (16.67%) HOOD
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (8.33%) FMEA
3 1 (8.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Product Breakdown Structure
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Ada
2 2 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ECSS
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) IFS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft