The table below looks at the statistics for the Electrical Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electrical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electrical Engineer
Rank 589 564 538
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Electrical Engineer 3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.018% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.020% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £238 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £256 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.10 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
Electrical Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46993 45168 41393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.48% 92.76% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30139 28182 24625
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1790 1829 1978
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £39.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Electrical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Electrical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Electrical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Electrical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Electrical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Electrical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Electrical Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electrical Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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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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
London -5 3 - - 5
Electrical Engineer
UK

Electrical Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Electrical 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 Electrical Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Nokia
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (50.00%) Erlang
2 3 (50.00%) Panasonic
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) VHDL
2 3 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 3 (50.00%) Motorola
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (50.00%) CAD
2 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (33.33%) Huawei
3 2 (33.33%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Nortel
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Ericsson

Electrical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Electrical 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 Electrical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) VHDL
1 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
1 3 (50.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 3 (50.00%) Motorola
2 3 (50.00%) Panasonic
3 2 (33.33%) Huawei
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Nortel
4 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
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