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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
England / East of England
Rank 91 100 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Electronics 36 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.65% 0.93% 1.02%
As % of the General category 5.65% 3.06% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 6
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £240 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £561 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.81% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £42.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-32.35% +19.71%

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
637 718 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.17% 30.28% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 391 408
Median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 62 41
Median hourly rate £33.00 £28.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.81% +41.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.22 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £23.43
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.74%

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 28 February 2017.

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
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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +18 18 £400 -5.88% 39
Essex +8 17 £475 +154.01% 9
Hertfordshire -11 1 £288 -39.47% 7
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 48 (67.61%) Telecoms
2 38 (53.52%) Manufacturing
3 36 (50.70%) Finance
3 36 (50.70%) Programme Management
4 35 (49.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 35 (49.30%) Marketing
4 35 (49.30%) SAP
4 35 (49.30%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (49.30%) Digital Marketing
5 23 (32.39%) SOA
5 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (29.58%) Scrum
6 21 (29.58%) Python
7 20 (28.17%) TDD
7 20 (28.17%) Degree
8 15 (21.13%) Java
8 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (19.72%) SOAP
10 13 (18.31%) Web Services
10 13 (18.31%) Mathematics
10 13 (18.31%) DevOps
11 11 (15.49%) C
11 11 (15.49%) Embedded C
12 9 (12.68%) SoapUI
12 9 (12.68%) Integration Testing
12 9 (12.68%) RESTful
13 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
13 8 (11.27%) Time Management
13 8 (11.27%) Middleware
14 7 (9.86%) JSON

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 6 (8.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.63%) Mule
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
1 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (49.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Bluetooth
1 5 (7.04%) Wireless
2 4 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
3 2 (2.82%) Internet
3 2 (2.82%) SSL
3 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.41%) RS-232
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) SoapUI
2 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.63%) Maven
4 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.23%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.41%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.41%) JMeter
General
1 48 (67.61%) Telecoms
2 38 (53.52%) Manufacturing
3 36 (50.70%) Finance
4 35 (49.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Developer
2 11 (15.49%) Python Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Author
3 8 (11.27%) Technical Author
3 8 (11.27%) Test Automation Specialist
3 8 (11.27%) Test Specialist
4 7 (9.86%) Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Design Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Embedded Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Integration Developer
5 5 (7.04%) SOA Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) SOAP
2 13 (18.31%) Web Services
3 9 (12.68%) RESTful
4 8 (11.27%) Middleware
5 7 (9.86%) JSON
6 6 (8.45%) Swagger
6 6 (8.45%) XSLT
7 5 (7.04%) Play Framework
7 5 (7.04%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (5.63%) Apache Camel
9 3 (4.23%) .NET
9 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (4.23%) J2EE
9 3 (4.23%) WCF
10 1 (1.41%) CSS
10 1 (1.41%) HTML
10 1 (1.41%) JDBC
10 1 (1.41%) XML
10 1 (1.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) NHS
2 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) VHDL
3 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.41%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (1.41%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Fedora
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Programme Management
2 35 (49.30%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (49.30%) Digital Marketing
3 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.39%) SOA
4 21 (29.58%) Scrum
5 20 (28.17%) TDD
6 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (18.31%) DevOps
7 13 (18.31%) Mathematics
8 9 (12.68%) Integration Testing
9 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
9 8 (11.27%) Time Management
10 7 (9.86%) Open Source
11 5 (7.04%) API Design
11 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) Test Scripting
12 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
12 4 (5.63%) Validation
13 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) Python
2 15 (21.13%) Java
3 11 (15.49%) C
3 11 (15.49%) Embedded C
4 6 (8.45%) XPath
5 5 (7.04%) Ruby
5 5 (7.04%) SQL
6 3 (4.23%) C#
7 2 (2.82%) Perl
7 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.82%) Tcl
8 1 (1.41%) Groovy
8 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) JTAG
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Firmware
2 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (49.30%) SAP
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) WSO2
4 2 (2.82%) EMC
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.41%) BT
5 1 (1.41%) Cadence
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) Samsung
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) webMethods
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