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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 179 189 197
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Electronics 12 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.51% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 14
Average daily rate
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£401 £370 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.24% -16.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £219 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £650 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
2871 3129 3701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.16% 52.55% 56.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2239 2394 2829
Average daily rate £488 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 67
Average hourly rate £19.72 £18.25 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% -12.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £49.75 £42.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 27 (96.43%) Telecoms
2 25 (89.29%) Finance
2 25 (89.29%) Manufacturing
2 25 (89.29%) Programme Management
2 25 (89.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (89.29%) SAP
2 25 (89.29%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (89.29%) DTV
2 25 (89.29%) Digital Marketing
2 25 (89.29%) Marketing
3 9 (32.14%) NHS
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 5 (17.86%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 4 (14.29%) DNS
6 4 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (14.29%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) IIS
6 4 (14.29%) Web Services
6 4 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Firewall
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) CSS
7 3 (10.71%) Java
7 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) FTP

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Mule ESB
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) Mule
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (89.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) FTP
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (7.14%) WebEx
3 2 (7.14%) Telepresence
4 1 (3.57%) Multicast
4 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
4 1 (3.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) TestLink
2 1 (3.57%) TestNG
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 27 (96.43%) Telecoms
2 25 (89.29%) Finance
2 25 (89.29%) Manufacturing
2 25 (89.29%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Web Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Clinical Coder
5 1 (3.57%) Creative Technologist
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Data Governance Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (3.57%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) CMS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
1 4 (14.29%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
4 1 (3.57%) XHTML
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
4 1 (3.57%) XSD
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (89.29%) DTV
2 9 (32.14%) NHS
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Arduino
4 1 (3.57%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) PACS
4 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Programme Management
1 25 (89.29%) Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) TDD
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) Document Management
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) Analytics
5 1 (3.57%) Master Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Governance
5 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) BDD
5 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) R
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) SAP
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) Juniper
3 2 (7.14%) Cerner
3 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.14%) Websense
3 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 2 (7.14%) Sourcefire
3 2 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) OpenText
4 1 (3.57%) RedDot
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle