The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.30% - -
As % of the General category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.97% +11.42%
Electronics
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
110 183 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 33.33% 46.45% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 135 99
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 2
Median hourly rate £39.29 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £32.50 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 - - 1
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Stress Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) JTAG
2 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) HNC
2 2 (40.00%) HND
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Firmware
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (40.00%) Simulink
2 2 (40.00%) VHDL
2 2 (40.00%) IEC 61508
2 2 (40.00%) DO-254
2 2 (40.00%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (40.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Avionics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Research Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (40.00%) Stress Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) MODAF
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) SysML
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) HNC
2 2 (40.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) DO-254
1 2 (40.00%) IEC 61508
1 2 (40.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) EMC