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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 359 349 352
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Electronics 40 35 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.16% 0.096%
As % of the General category 0.41% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £310 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -31.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £590 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £39.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.35% -7.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.70% -4.72%
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
9732 10168 9948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.84% 46.79% 50.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6929 7030 7131
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 186 124
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £61.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 2015.

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
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 27 February 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
City of London +30 17 £375 -2.59% 12
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Greenford - - - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
New Malden - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 54 (65.85%) Telecoms
2 52 (63.41%) Marketing
3 50 (60.98%) Finance
4 49 (59.76%) SAP
4 49 (59.76%) DTV
5 48 (58.54%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (58.54%) Manufacturing
5 48 (58.54%) Programme Management
5 48 (58.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 48 (58.54%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (14.63%) HTML
7 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.98%) ITIL
8 9 (10.98%) Windows
9 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
9 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.76%) Degree
10 7 (8.54%) C#
10 7 (8.54%) C++
10 7 (8.54%) Project Management
10 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.54%) Time Management
10 7 (8.54%) Big Data
11 6 (7.32%) Service Management
11 6 (7.32%) NHS
11 6 (7.32%) .NET
11 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
11 6 (7.32%) Retail
12 5 (6.10%) VMware

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (4.88%) IIS
2 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.66%) Lync
2 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.44%) Node.js
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) SAS
4 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.22%) CMS
4 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.22%) InDesign
3 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 48 (58.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.22%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.22%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) DNS
2 4 (4.88%) Firewall
3 3 (3.66%) Internet
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco ICM
3 3 (3.66%) VPN
4 2 (2.44%) SAN
4 2 (2.44%) GSM
4 2 (2.44%) DHCP
4 2 (2.44%) LTE
5 1 (1.22%) NAS
5 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.22%) 4G
5 1 (1.22%) DLNA
5 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.22%) Multicast
5 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.22%) Wireless
5 1 (1.22%) IPsec
5 1 (1.22%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) Big Data
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.44%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.44%) Impala
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) JIRA
1 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) TestNG
3 1 (1.22%) RSpec
3 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.22%) Mockito
3 1 (1.22%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.22%) JUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.22%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) Capybara
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) TestLink
General
1 54 (65.85%) Telecoms
2 52 (63.41%) Marketing
3 50 (60.98%) Finance
4 48 (58.54%) Manufacturing
5 6 (7.32%) Retail
6 4 (4.88%) Games
7 2 (2.44%) Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Publishing
8 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.22%) Automotive
8 1 (1.22%) Law
8 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) Architect
4 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.10%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.10%) C++ Developer
5 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.66%) Consultant
6 3 (3.66%) Service Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Administrator
6 3 (3.66%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.66%) QA Engineer
7 2 (2.44%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (2.44%) Web Analyst
7 2 (2.44%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) HTML
2 6 (7.32%) .NET
3 5 (6.10%) XML
3 5 (6.10%) HTML5
4 4 (4.88%) CSS
5 3 (3.66%) jQuery
6 2 (2.44%) RESTful
6 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.44%) Web Services
6 2 (2.44%) CSS3
6 2 (2.44%) Kafka
6 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.22%) JAX-RS
7 1 (1.22%) Sass
7 1 (1.22%) Underscore.js
7 1 (1.22%) WebKit
7 1 (1.22%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 49 (59.76%) DTV
2 6 (7.32%) NHS
3 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.88%) User Experience
5 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.44%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.44%) Social Media
5 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.44%) FMCG
5 2 (2.44%) Replication
5 2 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) STB
6 1 (1.22%) IPTV
6 1 (1.22%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.22%) CCTV
6 1 (1.22%) Statistics
6 1 (1.22%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) UNIX
3 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.22%) VMS
4 1 (1.22%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (58.54%) Business Intelligence
1 48 (58.54%) Programme Management
1 48 (58.54%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (10.98%) ITIL
4 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.54%) Project Management
5 7 (8.54%) Time Management
6 6 (7.32%) Service Management
7 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.10%) DRM
7 5 (6.10%) TDD
7 5 (6.10%) Customer Insight
8 4 (4.88%) BDD
8 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.66%) Data Analytics
9 3 (3.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.54%) C#
2 7 (8.54%) C++
3 5 (6.10%) SQL
4 3 (3.66%) Java
4 3 (3.66%) TypeScript
5 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.44%) Ruby
5 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.22%) VB
6 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.22%) Python
6 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.22%) Perl
6 1 (1.22%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) R
6 1 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.22%) Dart
6 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) MCSE
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.66%) CCNA
4 3 (3.66%) MCP
4 3 (3.66%) HNC
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.66%) MCTS
5 2 (2.44%) CISSP
6 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.22%) PMP
6 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.22%) CISA
6 1 (1.22%) CISM
6 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.22%) APMP
6 1 (1.22%) CRISC
6 1 (1.22%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) HL7
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) HDFS
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.22%) vSphere
3 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (3.66%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.44%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.22%) WSUS
3 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (59.76%) SAP
2 5 (6.10%) Cisco
2 5 (6.10%) VMware
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Apple
4 2 (2.44%) Facebook
4 2 (2.44%) Twitter
4 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.44%) Adobe
4 2 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix
5 1 (1.22%) BMC
5 1 (1.22%) Cerner
5 1 (1.22%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Huawei
5 1 (1.22%) Unica
5 1 (1.22%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
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