Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 794 840
Rank change year-on-year -70 +46 -10
Contract jobs citing Avionics 15 52 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.057% 0.055%
As % of the General category 0.040% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 10
UK median daily rate £445 £348 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.91% - -4.79%
10th Percentile £336 £288 £253
90th Percentile £484 £518 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £348 £348
% change year-on-year +27.91% - -6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 26 30
UK median hourly rate £44.50 £45.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.20% +13.75% -1.23%
10th Percentile £38.94 £36.88 £32.50
90th Percentile £52.88 £52.50 £45.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £46.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -4.30% +16.25% -1.23%

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 37,275 35,484 40,316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.26% 38.92% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,268 23,273 26,496
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £299 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 870 865 975
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +14.98%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £51.99 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.83 £29.00
% change year-on-year -6.82% -7.48% +11.54%

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Avionics over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 8 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 21 June 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 -33 15 £445 +27.91% 51
England -84 14 £445 +27.91% 48
South West +2 6 - - 13
South East -23 5 £445 +25.21% 22
North West -16 2 - -
North of England -39 2 - -
East of England +2 1 - - 8
Scotland - 1 - - 6

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
1 7 (46.67%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) Electronics
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) Ada
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) DO-178B
4 2 (13.33%) DO-254
4 2 (13.33%) Rational Statemate
4 2 (13.33%) TMS320
4 2 (13.33%) HOOD
4 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) MISRA
4 2 (13.33%) Military
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.67%) CAD
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C

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 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) PTC Creo
1 1 (6.67%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SpaceWire
1 1 (6.67%) Tactical Data Link
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (13.33%) Rational Statemate
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (6.67%) Redmine
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Military
4 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Electrical Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Electrical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Verification Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) System Verification Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Trainer
3 1 (6.67%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) MEAN Stack
1 1 (6.67%) Qt
1 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) TMS320
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) HOOD
3 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.67%) FMEA
4 1 (6.67%) FPGA Design
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Ada
1 3 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) HND
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (13.33%) DO-254
2 2 (13.33%) MISRA
3 1 (6.67%) ECSS
3 1 (6.67%) MIL-STD-1553
3 1 (6.67%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Green Hills
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (6.67%) Serena