The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 31 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs citing Electronics 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.65% 1.24% 0.69%
As % of the General category 7.94% 7.32% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
Electronics
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
63 82 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.79% 16.94% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 49
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.75 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.61% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £38.75 £85.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) COM
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Siebel
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Author
2 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Author
3 1 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Visualforce
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Nucleus RTOS
1 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Apex Code
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
2 1 (11.11%) SOQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Siebel