The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Ipswich region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 29 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.73% 4.35% -
As % of the General category 6.52% 15.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -
General Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
46 20 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 26.59% 28.99% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 12 34
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £513 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +93.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Electronics
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Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Electronics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 4 (66.67%) Network Management
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) HND
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mac Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 4 (66.67%) Network Management
2 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) HND
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Chartered Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
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