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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
England / East of England
Rank 86 113 95
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Contract jobs citing Electronics 35 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.64% 0.64% 1.24%
As % of the General category 5.43% 2.02% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 9
Median daily rate £463 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £217 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 20
Median hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £17.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £42.61 £46.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.88% +21.42%

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
645 743 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.14% 31.66% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 433 495
Median daily rate £400 £413 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 63 55
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Essex +12 17 £475 +154.01% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 15 £288 +2.22% 36
Hertfordshire -5 3 £250 -47.36% 6
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 38 (58.46%) Manufacturing
2 37 (56.92%) Telecoms
3 36 (55.38%) Finance
3 36 (55.38%) Programme Management
4 35 (53.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 35 (53.85%) SAP
4 35 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (53.85%) Marketing
4 35 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
5 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (35.38%) Scrum
7 22 (33.85%) SOA
8 19 (29.23%) TDD
9 16 (24.62%) Java
9 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (21.54%) SOAP
10 14 (21.54%) Web Services
11 12 (18.46%) DevOps
12 10 (15.38%) Integration Testing
12 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 10 (15.38%) Degree
13 9 (13.85%) Python
13 9 (13.85%) SoapUI
14 8 (12.31%) Time Management
14 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
14 8 (12.31%) RESTful
15 6 (9.23%) Middleware
15 6 (9.23%) C
15 6 (9.23%) LabVIEW
15 6 (9.23%) Ruby

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 5 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.62%) Mule
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.08%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.62%) MS Office
1 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (53.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.08%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) Wireless
3 1 (1.54%) Intranet
3 1 (1.54%) RS-232
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) SoapUI
2 6 (9.23%) LabVIEW
3 3 (4.62%) Maven
4 1 (1.54%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (58.46%) Manufacturing
2 37 (56.92%) Telecoms
3 36 (55.38%) Finance
4 35 (53.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Law
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (13.85%) Developer
2 8 (12.31%) Author
2 8 (12.31%) Technical Author
2 8 (12.31%) Test Automation Specialist
2 8 (12.31%) Test Specialist
3 7 (10.77%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Design Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) SOA Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Integration Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Integration Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) SOAP
1 14 (21.54%) Web Services
2 8 (12.31%) RESTful
3 6 (9.23%) Middleware
4 5 (7.69%) JSON
5 4 (6.15%) Play Framework
5 4 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (6.15%) Swagger
5 4 (6.15%) XSLT
6 3 (4.62%) .NET
6 3 (4.62%) Apache Camel
6 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (4.62%) J2EE
6 3 (4.62%) WCF
7 1 (1.54%) CSS
7 1 (1.54%) HTML
7 1 (1.54%) JSON Schema
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) NHS
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) VHDL
4 2 (3.08%) e-Learning
4 2 (3.08%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.54%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.54%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) CentOS
3 2 (3.08%) Fedora
3 2 (3.08%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.08%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Programme Management
2 35 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
3 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (35.38%) Scrum
5 22 (33.85%) SOA
6 19 (29.23%) TDD
7 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (18.46%) DevOps
9 10 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
10 8 (12.31%) Time Management
11 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
12 4 (6.15%) API Design
12 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
12 4 (6.15%) Open Source
13 3 (4.62%) API Integration
13 3 (4.62%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) Java
2 9 (13.85%) Python
3 6 (9.23%) C
3 6 (9.23%) Ruby
4 5 (7.69%) C++
4 5 (7.69%) SQL
5 4 (6.15%) C#
5 4 (6.15%) XPath
6 3 (4.62%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.08%) Perl
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) C++/CLI
8 1 (1.54%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.54%) Groovy
8 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) ISEB
4 1 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) JTAG
2 4 (6.15%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Firmware
2 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) SAP
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) WSO2
4 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) BT
5 1 (1.54%) Cadence
5 1 (1.54%) EMC
5 1 (1.54%) Samsung
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
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