The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 54 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Electronics 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.85% 0.63% 0.72%
As % of the General category 2.07% 1.62% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £328 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £31.25 £40.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.83% -4.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +28.00%
Electronics
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
193 247 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 41.06% 39.08% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 148 107
Median daily rate £400 £394 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £273 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 27 37
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.20 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Electronics
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Electronics Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Chelmsford - 1 - - 2
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 3 (42.86%) EMC
1 3 (42.86%) Automotive
1 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
2 2 (28.57%) Life Science
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) OrCAD

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (14.29%) OrCAD
General
1 3 (42.86%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Control Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) EMC Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
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