The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 42 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Contract jobs citing Electronics 10 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.75% 0.71% 1.90%
As % of the General category 7.63% 3.55% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £350 £450 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +15.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £36.29
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -3.54%
Electronics
East of England

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

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
131 169 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 22.90% 19.86% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 77 95
Median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £264 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £583 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.46 £13.55 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.10 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +23 4 - - 24
Peterborough - 3 £350 - 2
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) C
2 6 (31.58%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
3 4 (21.05%) Wireless
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.79%) LabVIEW
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (10.53%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (10.53%) JTAG
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Bluetooth
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.53%) Finance
5 2 (10.53%) VxWorks
6 1 (5.26%) CAD
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (5.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (5.26%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Design Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Developer
3 2 (10.53%) RF Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Visualforce
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.26%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (10.53%) VxWorks
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.53%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (5.26%) CAD
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) System Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C
1 6 (31.58%) C++
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) JTAG
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) Siebel