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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 117 127 110
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs citing Electronics 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.87% 0.63% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
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£444 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £41.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.89%
Electronics
South East

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
1155 1103 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.67% 42.13% 50.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 522 411
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 44
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.17% +3.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.98 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £43.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.84%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -5 5 £374 - 2
Reading +10 2 £600 +41.17% 4
Bracknell - 1 £400 - 2
Newbury - - - - 2
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 24 (82.76%) Telecoms
2 21 (72.41%) Manufacturing
3 20 (68.97%) SAP
3 20 (68.97%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (68.97%) DTV
3 20 (68.97%) Finance
3 20 (68.97%) Programme Management
3 20 (68.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (68.97%) Marketing
3 20 (68.97%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (20.69%) SOA
5 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) GPRS
5 5 (17.24%) 3GPP
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (17.24%) BMC
5 5 (17.24%) Remedy
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Service Management
5 5 (17.24%) ITSM
5 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) CMDB
5 5 (17.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) MS Office
7 3 (10.34%) GSM
7 3 (10.34%) WCDMA

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (6.90%) Commerce Server
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 20 (68.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (17.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) GPRS
1 5 (17.24%) 3GPP
2 3 (10.34%) GSM
2 3 (10.34%) WCDMA
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) LTE
2 3 (10.34%) 4G
2 3 (10.34%) VoLTE
3 2 (6.90%) 2G
3 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.90%) ZigBee
3 2 (6.90%) HSPA
3 2 (6.90%) UMTS
3 2 (6.90%) 3G
4 1 (3.45%) 802.15
4 1 (3.45%) SS7
4 1 (3.45%) ISUP
4 1 (3.45%) INAP
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) QlikView
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.45%) FishEye
General
1 24 (82.76%) Telecoms
2 21 (72.41%) Manufacturing
3 20 (68.97%) Finance
3 20 (68.97%) Marketing
4 3 (10.34%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Billing
5 1 (3.45%) Avionics
5 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Remedy Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) OSS Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Change Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) RESTful
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) CSS3
2 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
2 1 (3.45%) Sass
2 1 (3.45%) LESS
2 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) DTV
2 5 (17.24%) CMDB
3 2 (6.90%) Smart Meter
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) Programme Management
1 20 (68.97%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (20.69%) SOA
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) ITSM
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
5 3 (10.34%) Information Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.34%) PMP
2 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) SAP
2 5 (17.24%) BMC
2 5 (17.24%) Remedy
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) hybris
4 2 (6.90%) ATG
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.45%) CA
5 1 (3.45%) F5
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