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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Electronics 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham - - 1.85%
As % of the General category - - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
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
37 40 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 34.91% 33.90% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 9
Average daily rate £420 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £350 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) 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
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) MooTools
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
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%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP