The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 92 122
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Contract jobs citing Electronics 10 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 1.31% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.24% 3.31% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 4
Median daily rate £400 £343 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £277 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.35% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £48.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +19.71%

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

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
806 998 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.94% 39.65% 43.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 436 530
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £532 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 30
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.70 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.92% +48.00%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Maidenhead - 3 £400 - 1
Slough +11 2 £425 +41.66%
Reading +5 2 £410 +5.80% 1
Bracknell -17 1 - - 2
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 37 (77.08%) Telecoms
2 36 (75.00%) Manufacturing
3 30 (62.50%) Finance
3 30 (62.50%) Programme Management
3 30 (62.50%) SAP
3 30 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (62.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 30 (62.50%) Marketing
3 30 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (29.17%) Linux
5 11 (22.92%) Windows
5 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
5 11 (22.92%) FTP
5 11 (22.92%) HTTP
5 11 (22.92%) VMware
6 10 (20.83%) CSS
6 10 (20.83%) IIS
6 10 (20.83%) HTML
6 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 9 (18.75%) Apache
7 9 (18.75%) SSL
7 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 8 (16.67%) DNS
8 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.58%) MySQL
9 7 (14.58%) Change Management
9 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (20.83%) IIS
2 9 (18.75%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (62.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) FTP
1 11 (22.92%) HTTP
1 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.75%) SSL
3 8 (16.67%) DNS
4 5 (10.42%) HTTPS
4 5 (10.42%) Internet
5 4 (8.33%) SSH
5 4 (8.33%) Telnet
6 3 (6.25%) LAN
6 3 (6.25%) Wireless
7 2 (4.17%) 2G
7 2 (4.17%) 3G
7 2 (4.17%) Firewall
7 2 (4.17%) ICMP
7 2 (4.17%) IGMP
7 2 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.17%) MPLS
7 2 (4.17%) SNMP
7 2 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 37 (77.08%) Telecoms
2 36 (75.00%) Manufacturing
3 30 (62.50%) Finance
3 30 (62.50%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Billing
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Analyst
1 9 (18.75%) Electrical Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Senior Business Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Electrical Design Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Consultant
4 3 (6.25%) Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Product Manager
5 2 (4.17%) RAN Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Web Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Web Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) CSS
1 10 (20.83%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) LAMP
3 2 (4.17%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) IPTV
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (4.17%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.08%) STB
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Windows
3 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) Android
5 3 (6.25%) Unix
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.08%) Debian
7 1 (2.08%) SUSE
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 30 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
1 30 (62.50%) Programme Management
2 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
2 7 (14.58%) Change Management
2 7 (14.58%) Feasibility Study
2 7 (14.58%) Workflow
3 6 (12.50%) Validation
4 4 (8.33%) DevOps
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.17%) CRM
5 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL
5 2 (4.17%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (4.17%) Migration
5 2 (4.17%) Network Architecture
5 2 (4.17%) Product Management
5 2 (4.17%) Service Management
5 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) PHP
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) Go
5 1 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) CCNP
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.17%) HND
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.08%) CCIE
3 1 (2.08%) CCIP
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.08%) MBA
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.50%) Firmware
3 2 (4.17%) Xen
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) Docker
4 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) vRealize
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) SAP
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) Avaya
7 2 (4.17%) Cramer
7 2 (4.17%) EMC
7 2 (4.17%) Ericsson
7 2 (4.17%) Mapinfo
8 1 (2.08%) Huawei
8 1 (2.08%) Juniper
8 1 (2.08%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.08%) PTC
8 1 (2.08%) Samsung
8 1 (2.08%) Symantec