The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 63 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Electronics 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.56% 0.65%
As % of the General category 1.69% 1.59% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £85 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
Electronics
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
237 252 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.86% 35.39% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 162 155
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £10.75 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £8.75 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Electronics
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (14.29%) SysML
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Control Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Mechanical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) SysML
2 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
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