The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Electronics Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Engineer
Rank 606 580 571
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 31 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.065% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.069% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 8
Median daily rate £250 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £193 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
-33.62% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £38.25 £29.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £41.75 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.38%
Electronics Engineer
UK

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
48428 48067 47032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.01% 94.75% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31953 29679 29276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1367 1934 1971
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title.

Electronics Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Electronics Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Electronics Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Electronics Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Electronics Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Electronics Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Electronics Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Electronics Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Electronics Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Electronics Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 6 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
South East +1 20 - - 5
East of England +11 4 - - 6
North West -10 3 £135 -53.44% 4
London -27 2 £600 +14.28%
Yorkshire - 2 £250 - 1
East Midlands +7 1 - - 1
West Midlands -13 1 - - 8
Electronics Engineer
UK

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Electronics Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (81.40%) Electronics
2 19 (44.19%) C
3 17 (39.53%) EMC
3 17 (39.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 16 (37.21%) Degree
4 16 (37.21%) Schematic Capture
5 12 (27.91%) CAD
6 11 (25.58%) Assembly Language
6 11 (25.58%) Physics
7 5 (11.63%) Validation
7 5 (11.63%) Firmware
7 5 (11.63%) C++
7 5 (11.63%) Python
8 4 (9.30%) Windows
8 4 (9.30%) Linux
8 4 (9.30%) Perl
8 4 (9.30%) TIBCO
8 4 (9.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.30%) Bluetooth
8 4 (9.30%) Change Management
8 4 (9.30%) Firewall
8 4 (9.30%) VHDL
8 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (9.30%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (9.30%) IEC 61508
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.98%) NFC
9 3 (6.98%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) OrCAD
2 1 (2.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.33%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Bluetooth
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) 3G
2 3 (6.98%) Multicast
2 3 (6.98%) NFC
2 3 (6.98%) WLAN
3 2 (4.65%) 2G
4 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.33%) RFID
4 1 (2.33%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) LabVIEW
General
1 35 (81.40%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (6.98%) Rendezvous
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (2.33%) SGML
2 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (25.58%) Physics
3 4 (9.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (9.30%) VHDL
4 3 (6.98%) Eurex
4 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.65%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Schematic Capture
2 12 (27.91%) CAD
3 5 (11.63%) Validation
4 4 (9.30%) Change Management
4 4 (9.30%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
5 3 (6.98%) Project Management
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Stress Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Android Development
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.33%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (2.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.33%) Power Management
7 1 (2.33%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (2.33%) SDLC
7 1 (2.33%) Signal Processing
7 1 (2.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) C
2 11 (25.58%) Assembly Language
3 5 (11.63%) C++
3 5 (11.63%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) Perl
5 3 (6.98%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) HND
3 2 (4.65%) HNC
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) IEC 61508
2 2 (4.65%) DO-254
2 2 (4.65%) JTAG
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Firmware
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) EMC
2 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.30%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.98%) Currenex
3 3 (6.98%) eSpeed
3 3 (6.98%) MarketAxess
3 3 (6.98%) Reuters
4 1 (2.33%) Altera
4 1 (2.33%) Cadence
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Synplicity
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