The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 34 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.32% 0.47% -
As % of the General category 11.11% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.04%
Electronics
South West

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

General Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
36 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.88% 10.85% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 9
Average daily rate £488 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £250 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £14.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.71% -61.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £14.00 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £14.00 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 1 - - 5
Paignton - - - -
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) VHDL
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) GoogleTest
2 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CppUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Atmel
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) TDD

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GoogleTest
1 1 (16.67%) CppUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Hardware Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) VHDL
2 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atmel
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
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