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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
South West / Devon
Rank 32 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.46% 0.38% 1.38%
As % of the General category 2.38% 3.33% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £42.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-25.88% +23.18%

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
42 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 19.35% 11.28% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 11
Median daily rate £338 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £521 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £21.92 £29.25 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.07% -17.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £22.65 £22.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.38 £35.85 £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barnstaple - 1 £250 -
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) JTAG
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Altera
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altera