The table below looks at the statistics for the Electronics Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Engineer
Rank 424 417 414
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.012% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.013% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£500 £625 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +127.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+29.62% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%
Electronics Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22765 23591 22534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.33% 93.10% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16128 16266 15004
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 406 529
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £43.00 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Electronics Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Electronics Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Electronics Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Electronics Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Electronics Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Electronics Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Trayport
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Korn
4 4 (50.00%) MarketAxess
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
6 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) UNIX
7 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) Electronics
7 1 (12.50%) EMC
7 1 (12.50%) Reuters
7 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
7 1 (12.50%) Verilog
7 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
7 1 (12.50%) Network Security

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
1 1 (12.50%) Verilog
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) Korn
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Trayport
2 4 (50.00%) MarketAxess
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Reuters
3 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
3 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
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