The 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 2 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 191 188 203
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Electronics 14 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.44% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 15
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
Electronics
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3035 2965 4010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.72% 50.77% 57.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2368 2256 3062
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 29 72
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £39.54 £47.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 July 2015, 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 24 (96.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 20 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 20 (80.00%) Programme Management
2 20 (80.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (80.00%) Marketing
2 20 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
2 20 (80.00%) SAP
2 20 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (80.00%) DTV
3 9 (36.00%) NHS
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Web Services
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) CSS
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (8.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (8.00%) Axure RP
7 2 (8.00%) F5
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) SAS
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Mule
1 1 (4.00%) Confluence
1 1 (4.00%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (80.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) FTP
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco ICM
1 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (8.00%) WebEx
1 2 (8.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (4.00%) SAP BI
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.00%) QlikView
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.00%) TestLink
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) TestNG
2 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (96.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 20 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 20 (80.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Designer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Designer
3 2 (8.00%) NHS Information Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Change Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) XSD
4 1 (4.00%) XSLT
4 1 (4.00%) XHTML
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) WCF
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) DTV
2 9 (36.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) Handset
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Arduino
4 1 (4.00%) PACS
4 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (4.00%) W3C
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) Programme Management
1 20 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) TDD
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
4 2 (8.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Document Management
4 2 (8.00%) Industrial Design
5 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Content Management
5 1 (4.00%) Information Management
5 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
1 3 (12.00%) Java
1 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Juniper
3 2 (8.00%) Cerner
3 2 (8.00%) Nokia
3 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.00%) Websense
3 2 (8.00%) Sony
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) OpenText
4 1 (4.00%) RedDot
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian