The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 185 205 212
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Contract jobs citing Electronics 10 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.34% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £475 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +30.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £538 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -
General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2920 4119 4678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.63% 58.16% 60.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2191 3095 3543
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 76 63
Average hourly rate £20.25 £20.93 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Electronics
London

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (72.00%) SAP
1 18 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) DTV
1 18 (72.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
1 18 (72.00%) Manufacturing
1 18 (72.00%) Programme Management
1 18 (72.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 18 (72.00%) Marketing
1 18 (72.00%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (44.00%) NHS
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) Degree
5 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (8.00%) IPTV
6 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (8.00%) FMCG
6 2 (8.00%) Android
6 2 (8.00%) Informatics
6 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Media

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (72.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Toad
1 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 18 (72.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
1 18 (72.00%) Manufacturing
1 18 (72.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (4.00%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Research Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Director
4 1 (4.00%) Junior
4 1 (4.00%) Project Planner
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (4.00%) DirectCompute
2 1 (4.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (4.00%) Qt
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) DTV
2 11 (44.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.00%) FMCG
3 2 (8.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (8.00%) IPTV
3 2 (8.00%) Informatics
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Blog
4 1 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
4 1 (4.00%) Verilog
4 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.00%) Video on Demand
4 1 (4.00%) CUDA
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Programme Management
1 18 (72.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) CRM
2 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Network Management
4 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C++
3 2 (8.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) GLSL
4 1 (4.00%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) HND
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Sony
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) Cerner
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