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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 71 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Electronics 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.79% 1.15% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £380 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
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
252 262 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.18% 34.93% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 185 139
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £15.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.48% -91.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (33.33%) SysML
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Report Writer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) SysML
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP