The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 1.79% - -
As % of the General category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -2.73%
Electronics
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

General Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
12 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 21.43% 18.92% 44.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 4
Average daily rate £300 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £12.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Electronics across the Bedford region.

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Electronics across the Bedford region.

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Electronics
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Electronics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Electronics.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Electronics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Electronics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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