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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 29 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Electronics 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.38% 1.36% 1.10%
As % of the General category 8.33% 7.50% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£185 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
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 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 16.59% 18.18% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 9
Average daily rate £350 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 1 May 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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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 - 2 £185 - 1
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) VHDL
1 2 (28.57%) Test Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) CppUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Atmel
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) GoogleTest
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) CppUnit
1 1 (14.29%) GoogleTest
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) VHDL
2 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Test Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atmel
1 1 (14.29%) EMC
1 1 (14.29%) SAP