The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 88 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Electronics 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.42% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.95% 1.31% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
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£375 £364 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -19.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -13.19%
Electronics
England

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
525 458 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.38% 32.16% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 270 284
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 24
Average hourly rate £10.44 £9.94 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% -66.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Northamptonshire +5 1 - - 1
Leicestershire -1 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire -9 1 - - 6
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (66.67%) SAP
1 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) DTV
2 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (41.67%) Mule
3 5 (41.67%) RESTful
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Mule ESB
3 5 (41.67%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Intel
4 2 (16.67%) Freescale
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) QlikView
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (41.67%) Mule
1 5 (41.67%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
General
1 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) DTV
2 1 (8.33%) VHDL
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
1 7 (58.33%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) ABAP
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (8.33%) C
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Intel
2 2 (16.67%) Freescale
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) HP