The table below looks at the statistics for the Electronics 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 Electronics Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Engineer
Rank 577 554 507
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -47
Contract jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 14 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.026% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.028% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
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£290 £400 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-27.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.25 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +12.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.25 £30.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+10.73% +12.87%
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
46799 45973 39698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.31% 92.47% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28978 28720 23273
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £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 1854 1876 2044
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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
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
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 Electronics Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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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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
South East -23 6 £315 -21.25% 19
West Midlands -16 2 - - 16
East of England +12 1 - - 12
East Midlands -10 1 - - 9
North West - 1 £290 - 4
London - 1 - - 3
Electronics Engineer
UK

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Electronics 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 Electronics Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (90.91%) Electronics
2 10 (30.30%) CAD
3 8 (24.24%) EMC
4 6 (18.18%) C
5 5 (15.15%) Automotive
5 5 (15.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (15.15%) Degree
6 4 (12.12%) Validation
6 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
7 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
7 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
7 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
7 3 (9.09%) Simulink
8 2 (6.06%) Firmware
8 2 (6.06%) C++
8 2 (6.06%) Wireless
8 2 (6.06%) VHDL
8 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) CAN bus
8 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
9 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
9 1 (3.03%) Freescale
9 1 (3.03%) Modbus
9 1 (3.03%) Profibus
9 1 (3.03%) JTAG
9 1 (3.03%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (3.03%) Project Planning

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Electronics 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 Electronics Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Simulink
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Wireless
2 1 (3.03%) Modbus
2 1 (3.03%) Profibus
2 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
General
1 30 (90.91%) Electronics
2 5 (15.15%) Automotive
3 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.06%) CAN bus
3 2 (6.06%) VHDL
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) CAD
2 4 (12.12%) Validation
3 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
3 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Test Management
4 1 (3.03%) CAE
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) C
2 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
2 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 2 (6.06%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) EMC
2 1 (3.03%) Intel
2 1 (3.03%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (3.03%) Freescale
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