The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Berkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 113 109 129
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Contract jobs citing Electronics 16 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.36% 0.19%
As % of the General category 1.36% 0.77% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 5
Average daily rate £285 £401 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.97% +45.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1180 1171 1538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.32% 47.12% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 386 431
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 52 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.53 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.18 £32.50 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough +16 7 £285 -29.19%
Reading -11 1 - - 4
Windsor - - - -
Ascot - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - - 1
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 13 (54.17%) Marketing
2 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Manufacturing
3 11 (45.83%) SAP
4 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (41.67%) DTV
4 10 (41.67%) Programme Management
4 10 (41.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (41.67%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 3 (12.50%) Games
8 3 (12.50%) Retail
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
8 3 (12.50%) Benchmarking
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (12.50%) .NET
8 3 (12.50%) J2EE
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle
8 3 (12.50%) SOAP
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (41.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) SDH
2 2 (8.33%) SONET
2 2 (8.33%) MPLS
2 2 (8.33%) BGP
2 2 (8.33%) VLAN
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.17%) LTE
3 1 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) SSH
3 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) Hudson
1 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (4.17%) Gradle
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 13 (54.17%) Marketing
2 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.50%) Games
4 3 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) OSS Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) J2EE
1 3 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) CPAN
2 1 (4.17%) X-Windows
2 1 (4.17%) RESTful
2 1 (4.17%) Visualforce
2 1 (4.17%) JFace
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) DTV
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
2 1 (4.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) CentOS
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Programme Management
1 10 (41.67%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Benchmarking
5 2 (8.33%) DRM
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) Logistics
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Fault Management
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
3 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.17%) C-shell
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PMP
2 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) NFS
1 1 (4.17%) Xen
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
1 1 (4.17%) YUM
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) SAP
2 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Siebel
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (8.33%) Cramer
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) Green Hills
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Vignette
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) BEA
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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