The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 6 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Electronics 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 6.90% - 5.13%
As % of the General category 33.33% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Electronics
Scotland

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

General Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
6 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 20.69% 11.11% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 11
Average daily rate £410 £430 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +38.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £459 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+36.75% -29.20%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Fife

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Fife region over the 3 months to 30 September 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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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
Glenrothes - - - -
Electronics
Scotland

Electronics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Earned Value Management
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Earned Value Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared