The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics 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 over the 3 months to 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 103 99 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Electronics 27 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.06% 1.41% 0.69%
As % of the General category 3.67% 4.37% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £338 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +68.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £328 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £348 £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.80 £36.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £44.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.25 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+0.70% -4.08%
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 of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
736 847 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.91% 32.22% 33.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 449 386
Average daily rate £415 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 69 60
Average hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £34.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.78% -19.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -5.52%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Electronics
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 across the East of England region.

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Electronics
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 across the East of England region.

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Electronics
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Electronics Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Electronics
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Cambridgeshire -11 18 £350 - 52
Essex +15 4 - - 11
Bedfordshire - 3 £550 - 5
Hertfordshire +11 2 - - 9
Norfolk - - - - 2
Suffolk - - - - 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 25 (35.71%) Automotive
2 12 (17.14%) EMC
3 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
3 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
5 7 (10.00%) Finance
5 7 (10.00%) Aerospace
5 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (10.00%) Embedded C
5 7 (10.00%) C
5 7 (10.00%) XML
5 7 (10.00%) Content Management
6 6 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (8.57%) SAP
6 6 (8.57%) C++
6 6 (8.57%) Python
6 6 (8.57%) GPRS
6 6 (8.57%) GSM
6 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.57%) DTV
6 6 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (8.57%) Marketing
6 6 (8.57%) Programme Management
7 5 (7.14%) Wireless
7 5 (7.14%) Mentor Graphics
7 5 (7.14%) Degree
7 5 (7.14%) C#
7 5 (7.14%) .NET
8 4 (5.71%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.71%) FrameMaker
2 2 (2.86%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) Simulink
3 1 (1.43%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.43%) BASE24
2 1 (1.43%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) GPRS
1 6 (8.57%) GSM
2 5 (7.14%) Wireless
3 4 (5.71%) Internet
3 4 (5.71%) 3G
4 3 (4.29%) 2G
4 3 (4.29%) ZigBee
4 3 (4.29%) LTE
5 2 (2.86%) DNS
5 2 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.43%) Firewall
6 1 (1.43%) UMTS
6 1 (1.43%) LDAP
6 1 (1.43%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.43%) 4G
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (35.71%) Automotive
2 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
3 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
4 7 (10.00%) Finance
4 7 (10.00%) Aerospace
5 6 (8.57%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (8.57%) Hardware Engineer
1 6 (8.57%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (7.14%) Author
2 5 (7.14%) Technical Author
2 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
3 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
4 3 (4.29%) Design Engineer
4 3 (4.29%) Mechanical Engineer
5 2 (2.86%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 2 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (2.86%) Architect
5 2 (2.86%) Project Manager
5 2 (2.86%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (2.86%) Hardware Test Engineer
5 2 (2.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (1.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.43%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 1 (1.43%) Tester
6 1 (1.43%) Programme Manager
6 1 (1.43%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) XML
2 5 (7.14%) .NET
3 3 (4.29%) Web Services
4 2 (2.86%) REST
4 2 (2.86%) LAMP
4 2 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (8.57%) DTV
3 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.86%) Open Source
3 2 (2.86%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.43%) VHDL
4 1 (1.43%) Verilog
4 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.43%) Physics
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) VxWorks
3 2 (2.86%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
2 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.00%) Content Management
3 6 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (8.57%) Programme Management
4 4 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (5.71%) CAD
4 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
4 4 (5.71%) Validation
5 2 (2.86%) Scrum
5 2 (2.86%) Information Security
5 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.86%) OOD
5 2 (2.86%) SOA
5 2 (2.86%) Regression Testing
5 2 (2.86%) ITIL
5 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.86%) UML
5 2 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) C
1 7 (10.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (8.57%) C++
2 6 (8.57%) Python
3 5 (7.14%) C#
4 4 (5.71%) Embedded C++
5 2 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (1.43%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
6 1 (1.43%) Golang
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) JTAG
2 2 (2.86%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
1 1 (1.43%) SCOM
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) EMC
2 6 (8.57%) SAP
3 5 (7.14%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (2.86%) hybris
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.86%) SolidWorks
4 2 (2.86%) KANA
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) Synopsys
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