The first table below looks at the demand for the Electronics Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Engineer
Rank 130 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% - 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £39.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+50.98% -21.53%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2842 2237 2866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.88% 94.07% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1125 1420
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 231 362
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Electronics Engineer
England

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Electronics Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Electronics Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Electronics Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Electronics Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Electronics Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Electronics Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridgeshire - 6 £375 - 4
Suffolk - - - - 1
Electronics Engineer
England

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Electronics
2 6 (50.00%) EMC
3 4 (33.33%) GSM
3 4 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) Bluetooth
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 2 (16.67%) IEC 61508
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) ZigBee
6 1 (8.33%) VHDL
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Industrial Design
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (8.33%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) SolidWorks
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (8.33%) Siemens
6 1 (8.33%) 3G
6 1 (8.33%) CAD
6 1 (8.33%) CAE

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) GSM
2 3 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (8.33%) ZigBee
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) 3G
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Industrial Design
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) CAD
3 1 (8.33%) CAE
3 1 (8.33%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) IEC 61508
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (8.33%) SolidWorks
2 1 (8.33%) Siemens
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £45 - £55 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Rate: £37 - £42 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
X4 Group
Rate: £25 - 33 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago