The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 23 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Electronics 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.69% - 1.18%
As % of the General category 7.21% - 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.70% -4.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
111 76 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 51.15% 43.18% 52.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 34
Average daily rate £330 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £33.50 £165.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.69% +371.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Electronics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) HNC
1 7 (87.50%) HND
1 7 (87.50%) Nortel
1 7 (87.50%) Ericsson
1 7 (87.50%) Nokia
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
1 7 (87.50%) 2G
1 7 (87.50%) 3G
1 7 (87.50%) Network Planning
1 7 (87.50%) LTE
1 7 (87.50%) NSN NetAct
1 7 (87.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 7 (87.50%) Radio Access Network
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) VHDL
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) 3G
1 7 (87.50%) 2G
1 7 (87.50%) LTE
1 7 (87.50%) Radio Access Network
General
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) RAN Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) RAN Configuration Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Network Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) HNC
1 7 (87.50%) HND
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Nortel
1 7 (87.50%) Ericsson
1 7 (87.50%) Nokia
1 7 (87.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks