The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 28 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 0.70% 0.96% -
As % of the General category 2.78% 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.57 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.29% +0.19%
Electronics
North East

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

General Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
36 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 25.17% 35.58% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 11
Average daily rate £290 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.08% -6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £281 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Durham

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Darlington +13 1 £225 -
Electronics
North East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MooTools
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP