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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 327 321 327
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Electronics 276 250 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the General category 1.45% 1.33% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 138 83
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£375 £335 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 54 56
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.86 £23.55 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
19088 18732 18269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.80% 39.05% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12243 12033 11324
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 477 536 622
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.64 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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 -6 84 £363 +10.68% 83
London -14 51 £369 +13.46% 44
South West +18 50 £400 +14.28% 51
West Midlands +6 24 £315 -5.97% 25
North West -8 19 £358 +34.27% 15
East of England -9 19 £328 -12.66% 64
East Midlands -11 10 £475 +35.71% 21
Yorkshire -17 5 £225 +21.62% 6
North East -10 4 £325 - 2
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 284 (52.11%) Telecoms
2 260 (47.71%) SAP
3 257 (47.16%) Marketing
4 255 (46.79%) Manufacturing
5 251 (46.06%) Finance
6 250 (45.87%) Digital Marketing
7 243 (44.59%) DTV
8 242 (44.40%) Business Intelligence
9 241 (44.22%) Programme Management
9 241 (44.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 90 (16.51%) Degree
11 77 (14.13%) C
12 74 (13.58%) Software Engineering
13 73 (13.39%) C++
14 71 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
15 69 (12.66%) Linux
16 64 (11.74%) Java
17 51 (9.36%) Project Management
18 50 (9.17%) SQL
18 50 (9.17%) HTML
19 47 (8.62%) NHS
20 44 (8.07%) Windows
21 43 (7.89%) C#
22 39 (7.16%) E-Commerce
23 37 (6.79%) Embedded C
23 37 (6.79%) JavaScript
23 37 (6.79%) MS Office
23 37 (6.79%) SQL Server
24 35 (6.42%) OO
25 33 (6.06%) CSS

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 14 (2.57%) Mule
2 12 (2.20%) IIS
2 12 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.28%) Node.js
3 7 (1.28%) Mule ESB
4 5 (0.92%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.92%) Apache
5 4 (0.73%) Commerce Server
5 4 (0.73%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.73%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.73%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.55%) Lync
6 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.55%) Confluence
6 3 (0.55%) SAS
7 2 (0.37%) CMS
7 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (6.79%) MS Office
2 29 (5.32%) MS Excel
3 23 (4.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.02%) MS Project
6 9 (1.65%) Photoshop
6 9 (1.65%) Simulink
7 7 (1.28%) FrameMaker
7 7 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.92%) Doxygen
9 3 (0.55%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.55%) InDesign
10 2 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
10 2 (0.37%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.37%) SPSS
10 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.37%) TargetLink
10 2 (0.37%) FastStats
10 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.18%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 241 (44.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (1.28%) Agresso
3 5 (0.92%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.73%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.73%) Unica
5 1 (0.18%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.92%) SaaS
4 4 (0.73%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.37%) SmartFocus
6 2 (0.37%) CheetahMail
6 2 (0.37%) Pure360
6 2 (0.37%) Office 365
7 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.22%) LTE
2 22 (4.04%) 3G
3 20 (3.67%) Wireless
3 20 (3.67%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.12%) Internet
5 16 (2.94%) Firewall
5 16 (2.94%) DNS
6 15 (2.75%) 4G
6 15 (2.75%) Radio Access Network
7 12 (2.20%) 2G
8 9 (1.65%) IPsec
9 8 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.47%) VPN
9 8 (1.47%) DHCP
10 7 (1.28%) GSM
11 6 (1.10%) 3GPP
11 6 (1.10%) GPRS
11 6 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.92%) FlexRay
12 5 (0.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.02%) MongoDB
5 10 (1.83%) MySQL
5 10 (1.83%) Big Data
6 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.73%) SAP BI
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.55%) QlikView
9 3 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.55%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.37%) DB2
10 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (2.39%) JIRA
2 11 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.65%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.47%) Maven
5 7 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.10%) Subversion
7 5 (0.92%) Selenium
7 5 (0.92%) ERwin
7 5 (0.92%) LabVIEW
8 4 (0.73%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.73%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.55%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.55%) Toad
9 3 (0.55%) JUnit
9 3 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (0.37%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.37%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 284 (52.11%) Telecoms
2 257 (47.16%) Marketing
3 255 (46.79%) Manufacturing
4 251 (46.06%) Finance
5 31 (5.69%) Automotive
6 28 (5.14%) Retail
7 17 (3.12%) Games
8 8 (1.47%) Military
9 7 (1.28%) Advertising
9 7 (1.28%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.10%) German Language
11 4 (0.73%) Banking
11 4 (0.73%) Korean Language
12 2 (0.37%) Publishing
12 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.37%) Avionics
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 128 (23.49%) Developer
2 74 (13.58%) Analyst
3 53 (9.72%) Software Engineer
4 44 (8.07%) Project Manager
5 28 (5.14%) Business Analyst
6 27 (4.95%) Electronics Engineer
6 27 (4.95%) Senior Developer
7 26 (4.77%) Architect
8 24 (4.40%) Software Developer
9 22 (4.04%) Hardware Engineer
10 19 (3.49%) Consultant
10 19 (3.49%) Test Engineer
11 17 (3.12%) Java Developer
11 17 (3.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 16 (2.94%) Design Engineer
12 16 (2.94%) Author
12 16 (2.94%) Technical Author
13 15 (2.75%) C# Developer
14 14 (2.57%) C++ Developer
15 11 (2.02%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.17%) HTML
2 33 (6.06%) CSS
3 31 (5.69%) .NET
4 30 (5.50%) XML
5 29 (5.32%) Web Services
6 24 (4.40%) jQuery
7 18 (3.30%) Spring
7 18 (3.30%) HTML5
8 17 (3.12%) ASP.NET
9 14 (2.57%) RESTful
10 10 (1.83%) Spring MVC
10 10 (1.83%) CSS3
11 9 (1.65%) JSON
11 9 (1.65%) SOAP
12 8 (1.47%) Hibernate
12 8 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (1.47%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.28%) REST
13 7 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (1.28%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 243 (44.59%) DTV
2 47 (8.62%) NHS
3 33 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.57%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.39%) Device Driver
7 12 (2.20%) User Experience
8 9 (1.65%) FMCG
8 9 (1.65%) Open Source
8 9 (1.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.28%) E-Learning
10 7 (1.28%) PKI
11 6 (1.10%) VHDL
11 6 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (0.92%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.92%) Informatics
12 5 (0.92%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.66%) Linux
2 44 (8.07%) Windows
3 19 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 18 (3.30%) UNIX
5 15 (2.75%) Android
6 12 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.73%) CentOS
9 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.55%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (0.55%) Fedora
10 2 (0.37%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.18%) Tizen
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) VMS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.18%) AIX
11 1 (0.18%) Solaris
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (45.87%) Digital Marketing
2 242 (44.40%) Business Intelligence
3 241 (44.22%) Programme Management
4 74 (13.58%) Software Engineering
5 71 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (9.36%) Project Management
7 39 (7.16%) E-Commerce
8 35 (6.42%) OO
9 33 (6.06%) Validation
10 32 (5.87%) Scrum
11 30 (5.50%) TDD
12 27 (4.95%) PRINCE2
13 25 (4.59%) MVC
14 24 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (4.22%) Multithreading
16 21 (3.85%) ITIL
16 21 (3.85%) Migration
17 17 (3.12%) BDD
18 16 (2.94%) Content Management
18 16 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (14.13%) C
2 73 (13.39%) C++
3 64 (11.74%) Java
4 50 (9.17%) SQL
5 43 (7.89%) C#
6 37 (6.79%) Embedded C
6 37 (6.79%) JavaScript
7 32 (5.87%) Python
8 13 (2.39%) Perl
8 13 (2.39%) PHP
9 12 (2.20%) Embedded C++
10 11 (2.02%) MATLAB
11 10 (1.83%) Ruby
12 9 (1.65%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.47%) Assembly Language
14 7 (1.28%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.28%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.73%) Go
16 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 90 (16.51%) Degree
2 30 (5.50%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.83%) HNC
5 9 (1.65%) HND
6 6 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.10%) CCNA
6 6 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.92%) ISEB
8 4 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.55%) CCNP
9 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.55%) MCSE
9 3 (0.55%) MCP
9 3 (0.55%) PMP
9 3 (0.55%) MCTS
10 2 (0.37%) CISSP
10 2 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.94%) QA
2 6 (1.10%) HL7
3 5 (0.92%) IEC 61508
3 5 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.73%) SLA
5 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.55%) JTAG
6 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.18%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 19 (3.49%) Firmware
2 11 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.37%) Ceph
5 2 (0.37%) GPFS
5 2 (0.37%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.18%) Xen
6 1 (0.18%) XenApp
6 1 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (1.28%) NSN NetAct
2 6 (1.10%) Puppet
2 6 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.37%) SCCM
4 2 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 260 (47.71%) SAP
2 32 (5.87%) Microsoft
3 29 (5.32%) Oracle
4 24 (4.40%) EMC
5 17 (3.12%) hybris
6 14 (2.57%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.20%) Cisco
8 10 (1.83%) VMware
9 9 (1.65%) Nortel
9 9 (1.65%) IBM
10 8 (1.47%) Nokia
11 7 (1.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 7 (1.28%) Ericsson
11 7 (1.28%) Citrix
11 7 (1.28%) TOWER Software
12 6 (1.10%) HP
12 6 (1.10%) Adobe
13 5 (0.92%) F5
13 5 (0.92%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.92%) Apple
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