The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics 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 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 309 335 420
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +85
Contract jobs citing Electronics 330 259 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.55% 0.33%
As % of the General category 1.82% 1.42% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 128 42
Average daily rate £375 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 58
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% -3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £28.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
Electronics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18169 18177 18389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.48% 38.70% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11908 11819 11605
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 499 426 580
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.43 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in England

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Electronics
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Electronics Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Electronics
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +17 96 £350 -6.66% 98
London +57 95 £400 - 81
South West -11 61 £375 - 73
North West +3 23 £330 +11.86% 22
East of England -8 18 £475 +13.43% 50
Yorkshire -6 15 £310 - 13
West Midlands -19 9 £435 +40.89% 14
North East -21 8 £365 - 4
East Midlands -8 2 £460 +31.42% 8
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Electronics also 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 that cited Electronics.

1 398 (63.07%) Manufacturing
2 397 (62.92%) Telecoms
3 384 (60.86%) Finance
4 380 (60.22%) Marketing
5 379 (60.06%) Programme Management
6 375 (59.43%) Business Intelligence
7 374 (59.27%) SAP
7 374 (59.27%) Digital Marketing
8 372 (58.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 129 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
10 84 (13.31%) Java
11 72 (11.41%) Degree
12 71 (11.25%) JavaScript
13 69 (10.94%) Project Management
13 69 (10.94%) Software Engineering
14 67 (10.62%) HTML
15 65 (10.30%) C
16 63 (9.98%) Linux
17 62 (9.83%) C++
18 57 (9.03%) SQL
19 56 (8.87%) CSS
20 55 (8.72%) Scrum
21 53 (8.40%) Windows
22 50 (7.92%) jQuery
23 48 (7.61%) Oracle
24 45 (7.13%) Microsoft
25 41 (6.50%) PRINCE2
26 39 (6.18%) OO
26 39 (6.18%) Validation
26 39 (6.18%) Security Cleared

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Electronics also 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 that cited Electronics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (3.01%) Confluence
2 18 (2.85%) CMS
2 18 (2.85%) Drupal
3 17 (2.69%) JBoss
4 16 (2.54%) Apache
5 15 (2.38%) Node.js
6 7 (1.11%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.11%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.95%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.79%) Commerce Server
8 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.79%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.63%) Mule
9 4 (0.63%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.48%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.65%) MS Office
3 16 (2.54%) Photoshop
4 15 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (1.90%) Fireworks
7 11 (1.74%) Simulink
8 6 (0.95%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.79%) Stateflow
9 5 (0.79%) TargetLink
10 4 (0.63%) MS Project
11 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.16%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.16%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.16%) Siemens NX
13 1 (0.16%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 372 (58.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.48%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.32%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.11%) Office 365
3 5 (0.79%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.63%) SaaS
5 3 (0.48%) AdWords
6 2 (0.32%) GitHub
6 2 (0.32%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.16%) CheetahMail
7 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.54%) DNS
2 14 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.06%) Wireless
4 12 (1.90%) DHCP
5 11 (1.74%) LAN
5 11 (1.74%) MPLS
5 11 (1.74%) WAN
6 9 (1.43%) VPN
7 8 (1.27%) Firewall
7 8 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.95%) BGP
8 6 (0.95%) Bluetooth
9 5 (0.79%) FlexRay
9 5 (0.79%) Internet
9 5 (0.79%) IPv6
9 5 (0.79%) LDAP
9 5 (0.79%) OSPF
9 5 (0.79%) SAN
10 4 (0.63%) GSM
10 4 (0.63%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.96%) MySQL
3 21 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 13 (2.06%) Big Data
4 13 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 7 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.63%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.63%) SAP BI
10 3 (0.48%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.48%) QlikView
10 3 (0.48%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (4.44%) JIRA
2 22 (3.49%) Subversion
3 21 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 21 (3.33%) LabVIEW
4 18 (2.85%) Eclipse
5 16 (2.54%) Selenium
5 16 (2.54%) Visual Studio
6 15 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
7 12 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.43%) Maven
9 8 (1.27%) Ant
9 8 (1.27%) Gradle
10 7 (1.11%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.79%) JUnit
12 4 (0.63%) Android Studio
12 4 (0.63%) JMeter
12 4 (0.63%) Protractor
12 4 (0.63%) VisualVM
13 3 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 398 (63.07%) Manufacturing
2 397 (62.92%) Telecoms
3 384 (60.86%) Finance
4 380 (60.22%) Marketing
5 28 (4.44%) Retail
6 24 (3.80%) Aerospace
7 23 (3.65%) Automotive
8 11 (1.74%) Games
9 7 (1.11%) Banking
10 6 (0.95%) Legal
11 5 (0.79%) Billing
12 4 (0.63%) Avionics
12 4 (0.63%) Front Office
13 3 (0.48%) Back Office
14 2 (0.32%) Danish Language
14 2 (0.32%) French Language
14 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.16%) German Language
15 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (24.88%) Developer
2 98 (15.53%) Analyst
3 53 (8.40%) Software Engineer
4 50 (7.92%) Business Analyst
5 41 (6.50%) Project Manager
6 40 (6.34%) Architect
7 37 (5.86%) Senior Developer
8 28 (4.44%) Designer
9 25 (3.96%) Embedded Engineer
10 24 (3.80%) Electronics Engineer
10 24 (3.80%) Software Developer
11 22 (3.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 20 (3.17%) Design Engineer
12 20 (3.17%) Test Engineer
13 19 (3.01%) Consultant
13 19 (3.01%) Java Developer
13 19 (3.01%) Tester
14 18 (2.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 17 (2.69%) JavaScript Developer
15 17 (2.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (10.62%) HTML
2 56 (8.87%) CSS
3 50 (7.92%) jQuery
4 30 (4.75%) .NET
4 30 (4.75%) HTML5
5 22 (3.49%) CSS3
5 22 (3.49%) Spring
6 21 (3.33%) Web Services
7 19 (3.01%) AngularJS
8 17 (2.69%) XML
9 16 (2.54%) Hibernate
10 14 (2.22%) ASP.NET
11 12 (1.90%) .NET Framework
12 11 (1.74%) Ajax
12 11 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (1.58%) J2EE
14 9 (1.43%) LAMP
14 9 (1.43%) Qt
14 9 (1.43%) RESTful
14 9 (1.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.12%) User Experience
3 25 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.65%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.65%) NHS
5 20 (3.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 19 (3.01%) Physics
7 16 (2.54%) Embedded Systems
7 16 (2.54%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.74%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.43%) Device Driver
10 8 (1.27%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.27%) VHDL
11 7 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.95%) Handset
12 6 (0.95%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.79%) CAN bus
13 5 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.79%) iPhone
13 5 (0.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 63 (9.98%) Linux
2 53 (8.40%) Windows
3 24 (3.80%) Unix
4 22 (3.49%) Android
5 16 (2.54%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.95%) Solaris
8 5 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.63%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.32%) CentOS
10 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.32%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (60.06%) Programme Management
2 375 (59.43%) Business Intelligence
3 374 (59.27%) Digital Marketing
4 129 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (10.94%) Project Management
5 69 (10.94%) Software Engineering
6 55 (8.72%) Scrum
7 41 (6.50%) PRINCE2
8 39 (6.18%) OO
8 39 (6.18%) Validation
9 38 (6.02%) E-Commerce
9 38 (6.02%) Migration
9 38 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 37 (5.86%) SDLC
11 25 (3.96%) TDD
12 23 (3.65%) Waterfall
13 22 (3.49%) ITIL
13 22 (3.49%) MVC
14 20 (3.17%) Test Scripting
15 19 (3.01%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (13.31%) Java
2 71 (11.25%) JavaScript
3 65 (10.30%) C
4 62 (9.83%) C++
5 57 (9.03%) SQL
6 36 (5.71%) Python
7 27 (4.28%) C#
7 27 (4.28%) Embedded C
8 20 (3.17%) Ruby
9 17 (2.69%) MATLAB
10 14 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.90%) Embedded C++
12 11 (1.74%) PHP
13 10 (1.58%) Perl
14 7 (1.11%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.11%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.63%) Tcl
16 3 (0.48%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.48%) VC++
Qualifications
1 72 (11.41%) Degree
2 39 (6.18%) Security Cleared
3 34 (5.39%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.58%) HND
6 9 (1.43%) HNC
7 8 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.95%) APMP
8 6 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.79%) CCNA
9 5 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.48%) CCIE
11 3 (0.48%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.48%) ISEB
11 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.32%) CCNP
12 2 (0.32%) MCP
12 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.32%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.71%) QA
2 19 (3.01%) IEC 61508
3 10 (1.58%) MISRA
4 9 (1.43%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.11%) ISO26262
6 6 (0.95%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.79%) DO-254
7 5 (0.79%) JTAG
8 4 (0.63%) AIFMD
8 4 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.63%) MiFID
8 4 (0.63%) MISRA C
8 4 (0.63%) UCITS
9 2 (0.32%) COSHH
9 2 (0.32%) HL7
9 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.32%) SLA
10 1 (0.16%) COBIT
10 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (5.55%) Firmware
2 25 (3.96%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.79%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.16%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.16%) Docker
6 1 (0.16%) HDFS
6 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.16%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 10 (1.58%) SCCM
2 6 (0.95%) SCOM
3 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.32%) vRealize
4 1 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.16%) Kibana
4 1 (0.16%) logstash
4 1 (0.16%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.16%) Oozie
4 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.16%) Puppet
4 1 (0.16%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 374 (59.27%) SAP
2 48 (7.61%) Oracle
3 45 (7.13%) Microsoft
4 29 (4.60%) VMware
5 21 (3.33%) IBM
6 17 (2.69%) Cisco
7 14 (2.22%) EMC
8 13 (2.06%) hybris
9 11 (1.74%) Citrix
10 9 (1.43%) Google
10 9 (1.43%) HP
10 9 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.27%) Nokia
11 8 (1.27%) Perforce
12 7 (1.11%) ATG
13 6 (0.95%) Apple
14 5 (0.79%) F5
14 5 (0.79%) NetApp
14 5 (0.79%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.79%) Sony
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