The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 44 21 43
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Contract jobs citing Electronics 6 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.28% 3.59% 0.70%
As % of the General category 4.08% 14.55% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.29 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.79% -
Electronics
South West

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

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
147 55 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.34% 24.66% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 22 80
Average daily rate £390 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £302 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £515 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.75 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.72% -65.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.20 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
Gloucester -12 1 £375 - 2
Tewkesbury - - - - 1
Cheltenham - - - - 3
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (63.16%) SAP
1 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) DTV
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
1 12 (63.16%) Manufacturing
1 12 (63.16%) Programme Management
1 12 (63.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 12 (63.16%) Marketing
1 12 (63.16%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (57.89%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SOAP
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) RESTful
4 7 (36.84%) J2EE
4 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) Spring
4 7 (36.84%) Kanban
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) UNIX
6 5 (26.32%) Solaris
6 5 (26.32%) JBoss
6 5 (26.32%) Maven
7 4 (21.05%) JUnit
7 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
7 4 (21.05%) BDD

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) Mule
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DVB
1 2 (10.53%) VSAT
2 1 (5.26%) 3GPP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) JUnit
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
1 12 (63.16%) Manufacturing
1 12 (63.16%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Avionics
2 2 (10.53%) Military
3 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Automated Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Java Swing Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) RF Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) RF Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Hardware Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) SOAP
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
2 8 (42.11%) RESTful
3 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
3 7 (36.84%) Spring
3 7 (36.84%) J2EE
4 3 (15.79%) Java EE
5 2 (10.53%) Swing
6 1 (5.26%) JMS
6 1 (5.26%) JAXB
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) JDBC
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) DTV
2 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.26%) SCADA
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Programme Management
1 12 (63.16%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (36.84%) Kanban
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.26%) Tcl
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) DO-160
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) SAP
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
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