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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 110 112 109
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Electronics 20 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.80% 0.93%
As % of the General category 2.42% 2.71% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Median daily rate £425 £309 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.65% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £294 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £324 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £39.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.12% +6.75%
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
826 811 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.86% 29.48% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 467 565
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 48 62
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.06 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +6 13 £425 +46.55% 26
Essex +8 5 - - 7
Hertfordshire +11 1 - - 6
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
3 8 (23.53%) Programme Management
3 8 (23.53%) C
3 8 (23.53%) Degree
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (20.59%) SAP
4 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.59%) Firmware
4 7 (20.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (20.59%) Marketing
5 6 (17.65%) Wireless
5 6 (17.65%) Windows
5 6 (17.65%) C++
5 6 (17.65%) IEC 61508
6 5 (14.71%) Java
6 5 (14.71%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Validation
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.76%) LabVIEW
7 4 (11.76%) VHDL
7 4 (11.76%) EMC
7 4 (11.76%) MATLAB
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
7 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Kinematics
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Doxygen
1 2 (5.88%) Simulink
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.94%) PTC Creo
2 1 (2.94%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Force.com
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Wireless
2 2 (5.88%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.88%) SpaceWire
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) VPLS
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) WAAS
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) LabVIEW
2 3 (8.82%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
3 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) GCC
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Protractor
General
1 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
3 7 (20.59%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Avionics
5 2 (5.88%) Automotive
6 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.94%) Back Office
6 1 (2.94%) Military
6 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Developer
1 6 (17.65%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Design Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Control Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Visualforce
2 2 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (5.88%) OpenCV
2 2 (5.88%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) COM
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (11.76%) VHDL
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (5.88%) Life Science
3 2 (5.88%) Mechatronics
3 2 (5.88%) Robotics
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Physics
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Smart Energy
4 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Programme Management
2 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.71%) Validation
4 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Signal Processing
4 3 (8.82%) SysML
5 2 (5.88%) Benchmarking
5 2 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Machine Learning
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.88%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) SDLC
5 2 (5.88%) Stress Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C
2 6 (17.65%) C++
3 5 (14.71%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 4 (11.76%) MATLAB
5 3 (8.82%) Apex Code
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) ANSI C
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) HNC
3 3 (8.82%) HND
4 1 (2.94%) CCIE
4 1 (2.94%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) CCNP
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) IEC 61508
2 2 (5.88%) DO-254
2 2 (5.88%) JTAG
3 1 (2.94%) COBIT
3 1 (2.94%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Firmware
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) EMC
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Aruba
5 1 (2.94%) Avaya
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Nortel
5 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.94%) Siebel
5 1 (2.94%) Splunk
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Suffolk
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago