The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics 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 over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 372 374 343
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -31
Contract jobs citing Electronics 57 51 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.41% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 30
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£400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £260 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 26
Average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £10.83 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Electronics
England

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11004 12536 13516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.98% 50.66% 52.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7757 8805 9257
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 174 249
Average hourly rate £20.21 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £48.35 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in London

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in London

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in London

Electronics
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Electronics Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
City of London +13 11 £350 -12.50% 9
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -
New Malden - - - - 4
Surbiton - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 73 (57.03%) DTV
2 72 (56.25%) Marketing
3 71 (55.47%) Digital Marketing
4 63 (49.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 63 (49.22%) Telecoms
4 63 (49.22%) Finance
4 63 (49.22%) Manufacturing
4 63 (49.22%) Programme Management
4 63 (49.22%) SAP
4 63 (49.22%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (24.22%) Degree
6 29 (22.66%) C++
7 27 (21.09%) Computer Science
8 25 (19.53%) C
9 23 (17.97%) Linux
9 23 (17.97%) Software Engineering
10 18 (14.06%) NHS
10 18 (14.06%) OO
10 18 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (13.28%) SQL
12 16 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
13 15 (11.72%) Oracle
13 15 (11.72%) OOP
14 14 (10.94%) Retail
15 13 (10.16%) Embedded C
15 13 (10.16%) JavaScript
15 13 (10.16%) HTML
16 11 (8.59%) Java
16 11 (8.59%) User Experience
17 10 (7.81%) Android

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (3.13%) SAS
1 4 (3.13%) CMS
2 2 (1.56%) Confluence
2 2 (1.56%) Apache
2 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MS Project
2 2 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.78%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 63 (49.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.78%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.78%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) DVB
2 3 (2.34%) LDAP
3 2 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.56%) Wireless
3 2 (1.56%) UPnP
3 2 (1.56%) LTE
3 2 (1.56%) DLNA
4 1 (0.78%) NFC
4 1 (0.78%) WiMAX
4 1 (0.78%) CDMA
4 1 (0.78%) GSM
4 1 (0.78%) LAN
4 1 (0.78%) UMTS
4 1 (0.78%) VoIP
4 1 (0.78%) WAN
4 1 (0.78%) DHCP
4 1 (0.78%) DNS
4 1 (0.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) 3G
4 1 (0.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.91%) MySQL
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (3.13%) Big Data
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.78%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.78%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.78%) VLDB
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.69%) JIRA
2 5 (3.91%) Subversion
2 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.56%) Hudson
3 2 (1.56%) GDB
3 2 (1.56%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (0.78%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.78%) Ant
4 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.78%) Toad
4 1 (0.78%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.78%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.78%) NUnit
4 1 (0.78%) LLVM
General
1 72 (56.25%) Marketing
2 63 (49.22%) Telecoms
2 63 (49.22%) Finance
2 63 (49.22%) Manufacturing
3 14 (10.94%) Retail
4 6 (4.69%) Games
5 5 (3.91%) Banking
6 3 (2.34%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.78%) Military
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 28 (21.88%) Developer
2 19 (14.84%) Software Engineer
3 16 (12.50%) Analyst
4 14 (10.94%) Business Analyst
5 13 (10.16%) Junior
6 12 (9.38%) Junior Software Engineer
7 10 (7.81%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.25%) Consultant
9 6 (4.69%) Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.91%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (3.13%) Administrator
11 4 (3.13%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.34%) Design Engineer
12 3 (2.34%) .NET Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.34%) Integration Engineer
12 3 (2.34%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.16%) HTML
2 8 (6.25%) CSS
2 8 (6.25%) HTML5
3 7 (5.47%) .NET
4 5 (3.91%) jQuery
4 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.91%) CSS3
5 4 (3.13%) Middleware
5 4 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.13%) XML
6 3 (2.34%) XHTML
6 3 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (1.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (1.56%) OpenGL
7 2 (1.56%) J2EE
7 2 (1.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 73 (57.03%) DTV
2 27 (21.09%) Computer Science
3 18 (14.06%) NHS
4 16 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (8.59%) User Experience
6 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.47%) STB
6 7 (5.47%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.91%) Social Media
8 4 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (3.13%) Video on Demand
8 4 (3.13%) IPTV
8 4 (3.13%) Informatics
9 3 (2.34%) Physics
9 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.34%) Device Driver
9 3 (2.34%) Handset
9 3 (2.34%) Blog
9 3 (2.34%) FMCG
9 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.97%) Linux
2 10 (7.81%) Windows
2 10 (7.81%) Android
3 5 (3.91%) UNIX
4 3 (2.34%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.56%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.47%) Digital Marketing
2 63 (49.22%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (49.22%) Programme Management
3 23 (17.97%) Software Engineering
4 18 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.06%) OO
5 15 (11.72%) OOP
6 8 (6.25%) TDD
7 6 (4.69%) Project Management
7 6 (4.69%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.91%) Analytics
8 5 (3.91%) E-Commerce
8 5 (3.91%) MVC
8 5 (3.91%) Scrum
8 5 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.13%) Web Development
9 4 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.13%) CRM
9 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.66%) C++
2 25 (19.53%) C
3 17 (13.28%) SQL
4 13 (10.16%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.16%) Embedded C
5 11 (8.59%) Java
6 9 (7.03%) Python
7 7 (5.47%) C#
8 5 (3.91%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.91%) Perl
9 4 (3.13%) Ruby
10 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.34%) PHP
10 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.56%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.78%) VB
12 1 (0.78%) VC++
12 1 (0.78%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.78%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 31 (24.22%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) PhD
4 1 (0.78%) OCP
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.78%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) HL7
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.56%) vSphere
2 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.78%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.78%) KVM
3 1 (0.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Nagios
1 2 (1.56%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) YUM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 63 (49.22%) SAP
2 15 (11.72%) Oracle
3 5 (3.91%) VMware
3 5 (3.91%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.91%) Adobe
4 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.34%) Perforce
6 2 (1.56%) Wind River
6 2 (1.56%) HP
6 2 (1.56%) Cognos
7 1 (0.78%) Siebel
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco
7 1 (0.78%) EMC
7 1 (0.78%) Intel
7 1 (0.78%) Cerner
7 1 (0.78%) Google
7 1 (0.78%) Zend
7 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.78%) Sony
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