Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for MIL-STD-1553 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MIL-STD-1553 over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

MIL-STD-1553 (Military-Standard-1553)
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 888 828 -
Rank change year-on-year -60 - +902
Contract jobs citing MIL-STD-1553 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.013% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.024% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median daily rate - £353 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £353 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -16.00% - -

MIL-STD-1553 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12,359 11,165 12,447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.94% 11.75% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,901 7,245 7,990
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +7.73% +1.53%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £638 £625 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 371 421
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +4.53%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.75 £52.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +18.42% -15.56% +4.65%

MIL-STD-1553
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MIL-STD-1553 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MIL-STD-1553 in the UK

MIL-STD-1553
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MIL-STD-1553.

Contractor daily rate trend for MIL-STD-1553 in the UK

MIL-STD-1553
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MIL-STD-1553.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MIL-STD-1553 in the UK

MIL-STD-1553
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MIL-STD-1553 within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 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 3 - - 3
England -50 3 - - 4
South East -17 2 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MIL-STD-1553 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 MIL-STD-1553.

1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 2 (66.67%) Human Factors
1 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
1 2 (66.67%) DO-254
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) RS-422
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) SpaceWire
2 1 (33.33%) ECSS
2 1 (33.33%) Avionics
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Redmine
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse

MIL-STD-1553
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) RS-422
2 1 (33.33%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Redmine
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (66.67%) Human Factors
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
1 2 (66.67%) DO-254
2 1 (33.33%) ECSS