The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 26 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.52% - 1.61%
As % of the General category 1.09% - 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
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 Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
92 79 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 47.42% 35.43% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 31
Average daily rate £425 £393 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £255 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £640 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 9
Average hourly rate £42.25 £15.63 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.40% -51.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.33 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £19.93 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (50.00%) Avionics
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) DO-160
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (25.00%) MISRA C
3 1 (25.00%) MISRA
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Avionics
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Compact Framework
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) System Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) DO-160
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft