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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 51 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Electronics 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.62% 1.11% 0.21%
As % of the General category 1.69% 3.29% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.57 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +1.38%
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
177 152 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 36.80% 33.63% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 62 98
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £284 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 22 28
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £32.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -50.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.60 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (71.43%) EMC
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (57.14%) IEC 61508
2 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
4 1 (14.29%) Siemens
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) HOOD
4 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (14.29%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) QA

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) CMMI
2 1 (14.29%) HOOD
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) IEC 61508
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Siemens
2 1 (14.29%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
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