The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 117 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Contract jobs citing Electronics 7 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.58% 0.87%
As % of the General category 1.39% 1.83% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
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£358 £400 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% -30.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £32.75 - £36.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 - £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.95 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.70% -4.72%
Electronics
South East

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

General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
505 601 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.46% 31.82% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 352 272
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 22
Average hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £13.63 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £92.50 £37.50
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 Hampshire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Basingstoke -3 2 £91 -77.37% 1
Portsmouth -2 1 - -
Southampton -19 1 - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Lymington - - - - 3
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) C++
4 4 (20.00%) PMP
4 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 4 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Qt
6 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.00%) MS Office
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) HND
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Ethernet

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) DVB
2 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.00%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Military
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) RF Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.00%) GUI Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (5.00%) RF Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Qt
1 2 (10.00%) RESTful
1 2 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSL
2 1 (5.00%) WinForms
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) Laravel
2 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.00%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) MFC
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) PMI
1 1 (5.00%) DTV
1 1 (5.00%) Handset
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C++
1 4 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) PMP
2 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) HND
5 1 (5.00%) APMP
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) Splunk
1 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter