The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leeds 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 81 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.085% 0.13% 0.44%
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.43% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
327 232 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.88% 30.33% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 127 184
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £234 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Electronics
West Yorkshire

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Visual C++ Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) MFC
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) hybris