Period
to 19 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Aerospace
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 175 191
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 -37
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 16 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the General category 1.27% 0.46% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 8
West Midlands median daily rate £600 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -23.81% -12.50%
England median daily rate £444 £460 £375
% change year-on-year -3.53% +22.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £52.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +40.00% +19.27%
10th Percentile £41.25 £51.25 £35.85
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.75 £38.95
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.33%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,257 1,310 1,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.46% 29.01% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 799 1,063
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £237 £226
90th Percentile £575 £552 £575
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 62 53
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £30.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.44% +48.78% -25.45%
10th Percentile £10.81 £13.16 £10.85
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.40 £40.24
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.75 £23.59
% change year-on-year -6.80% +9.16% +3.33%

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Aerospace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aerospace in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Aerospace in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aerospace in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Coventry -9 7 £600 +126.42% 6
Birmingham -6 6 £600 +41.18% 19
Worcestershire - 6 £325 - 4
Solihull - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - - 12
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (37.50%) OpenGL
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) GitHub
3 6 (37.50%) Ember.js
4 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (25.00%) CISM
5 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 4 (25.00%) GCP
5 4 (25.00%) CISSP
5 4 (25.00%) SAML
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security
5 4 (25.00%) PKI
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (25.00%) Cryptography
5 4 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (25.00%) CEH
5 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) OAuth
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) PaaS
5 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (25.00%) SIEM

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) GitHub
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) SMS
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) GitLab
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Information Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Assurance Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Ember.js
1 6 (37.50%) OpenGL
2 4 (25.00%) OAuth
2 4 (25.00%) OAuth2
2 4 (25.00%) SAML
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) OpenLayers
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security
2 4 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Privileged Identity Management
2 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (25.00%) SABSA
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
2 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) SIEM
2 4 (25.00%) Threat Management
2 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) Game Development
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) ES6
4 2 (12.50%) Java 8
4 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CEH
1 4 (25.00%) CISM
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) GCP
1 4 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop