The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 23 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.58% 0.48% -
As % of the General category 24.44% 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
Electronics
East Sussex

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

General Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45 71 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.75% 33.97% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 17
Average daily rate £350 £403 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Electronics
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 11 (91.67%) C
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
1 11 (91.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (83.33%) Schematic Capture
2 10 (83.33%) Physics
2 10 (83.33%) EMC
2 10 (83.33%) Assembly Language
2 10 (83.33%) CAD
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 10 (83.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 10 (83.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 10 (83.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (83.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) CAD
1 10 (83.33%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C
2 10 (83.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) EMC