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 29 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 363 371 361
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Electronics 57 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 26
Average daily rate
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£400 £385 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 24
Average hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £10.90 £34.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
11098 12766 13584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.09% 50.59% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7883 8997 9327
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 £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 177 230
Average hourly rate £20.21 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.78% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -31.03%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 +14 12 £350 -12.50% 4
Uxbridge - 1 - - 2
Hammersmith - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 70 (56.00%) DTV
1 70 (56.00%) Marketing
2 68 (54.40%) Digital Marketing
3 60 (48.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 60 (48.00%) Programme Management
3 60 (48.00%) Telecoms
3 60 (48.00%) Finance
3 60 (48.00%) Manufacturing
3 60 (48.00%) SAP
3 60 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (22.40%) C++
4 28 (22.40%) Degree
5 26 (20.80%) Computer Science
6 25 (20.00%) C
7 23 (18.40%) Linux
8 22 (17.60%) Software Engineering
9 17 (13.60%) OO
10 16 (12.80%) SQL
10 16 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (12.00%) NHS
11 15 (12.00%) OOP
11 15 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
12 14 (11.20%) HTML
12 14 (11.20%) Oracle
12 14 (11.20%) Retail
13 13 (10.40%) JavaScript
13 13 (10.40%) Embedded C
14 12 (9.60%) User Experience
15 10 (8.00%) Java
16 9 (7.20%) Windows

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (3.20%) CMS
1 4 (3.20%) SAS
2 2 (1.60%) Confluence
2 2 (1.60%) Apache
2 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.60%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.60%) MS Project
1 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.80%) RoboHelp
2 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS Office
2 1 (0.80%) InDesign
2 1 (0.80%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 60 (48.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.80%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.80%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) SaaS
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) DVB
2 3 (2.40%) LDAP
3 2 (1.60%) DLNA
3 2 (1.60%) UPnP
3 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.60%) Wireless
4 1 (0.80%) MPLS
4 1 (0.80%) Internet
4 1 (0.80%) CDMA
4 1 (0.80%) GSM
4 1 (0.80%) LAN
4 1 (0.80%) VoIP
4 1 (0.80%) WAN
4 1 (0.80%) DHCP
4 1 (0.80%) SNMP
4 1 (0.80%) DNS
4 1 (0.80%) WiMAX
4 1 (0.80%) NFC
4 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.80%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.00%) MySQL
3 4 (3.20%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (3.20%) Big Data
4 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.80%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.80%) VLDB
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.80%) Impala
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.80%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.80%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) JIRA
2 5 (4.00%) Subversion
2 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.60%) Hudson
3 2 (1.60%) GDB
3 2 (1.60%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.60%) Selenium
4 1 (0.80%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.80%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.80%) Toad
4 1 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.80%) Ant
4 1 (0.80%) NUnit
4 1 (0.80%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.80%) LLVM
General
1 70 (56.00%) Marketing
2 60 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 60 (48.00%) Finance
2 60 (48.00%) Manufacturing
3 14 (11.20%) Retail
4 6 (4.80%) Games
5 5 (4.00%) Banking
6 3 (2.40%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.80%) Automotive
7 1 (0.80%) Law
7 1 (0.80%) Military
7 1 (0.80%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 26 (20.80%) Developer
2 19 (15.20%) Software Engineer
3 16 (12.80%) Analyst
4 14 (11.20%) Business Analyst
5 13 (10.40%) Junior
6 12 (9.60%) Junior Software Engineer
7 11 (8.80%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.40%) Consultant
9 6 (4.80%) Architect
10 5 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Designer
11 4 (3.20%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (3.20%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Administrator
12 3 (2.40%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.40%) Design Engineer
12 3 (2.40%) Integration Engineer
12 3 (2.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.40%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.20%) HTML
2 9 (7.20%) CSS
3 8 (6.40%) HTML5
4 6 (4.80%) .NET
5 5 (4.00%) jQuery
5 5 (4.00%) CSS3
6 4 (3.20%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.20%) Middleware
7 3 (2.40%) XML
7 3 (2.40%) XHTML
7 3 (2.40%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.60%) J2EE
8 2 (1.60%) STL
9 1 (0.80%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 70 (56.00%) DTV
2 26 (20.80%) Computer Science
3 15 (12.00%) NHS
3 15 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (9.60%) User Experience
5 7 (5.60%) STB
5 7 (5.60%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.00%) Social Media
7 4 (3.20%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (3.20%) Informatics
7 4 (3.20%) IPTV
8 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.40%) Device Driver
8 3 (2.40%) Handset
8 3 (2.40%) Physics
8 3 (2.40%) Blog
8 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.40%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (2.40%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.40%) Linux
2 9 (7.20%) Windows
2 9 (7.20%) Android
3 5 (4.00%) UNIX
4 3 (2.40%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.60%) CentOS
6 1 (0.80%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (54.40%) Digital Marketing
2 60 (48.00%) Programme Management
2 60 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (17.60%) Software Engineering
4 17 (13.60%) OO
5 16 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.00%) OOP
7 7 (5.60%) TDD
8 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.00%) Project Management
9 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.00%) Scrum
9 5 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.00%) Analytics
10 4 (3.20%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (3.20%) DevOps
10 4 (3.20%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.20%) Web Development
10 4 (3.20%) CRM
10 4 (3.20%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.40%) C++
2 25 (20.00%) C
3 16 (12.80%) SQL
4 13 (10.40%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.40%) Embedded C
5 10 (8.00%) Java
6 9 (7.20%) Python
7 6 (4.80%) C#
8 5 (4.00%) Perl
8 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.20%) Ruby
10 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.40%) PHP
10 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.60%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.80%) VC++
12 1 (0.80%) VB
12 1 (0.80%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.80%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.80%) OCP
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.80%) PhD
4 1 (0.80%) MCSE
4 1 (0.80%) HND
4 1 (0.80%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.80%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) HL7
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.60%) vSphere
2 2 (1.60%) Cronacle
2 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) Firmware
3 1 (0.80%) NFS
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.80%) KVM
3 1 (0.80%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) ZABBIX
1 2 (1.60%) Nagios
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.80%) SCOM
2 1 (0.80%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.80%) YUM
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.80%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 60 (48.00%) SAP
2 14 (11.20%) Oracle
3 6 (4.80%) Adobe
4 5 (4.00%) VMware
5 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.40%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.40%) Perforce
7 2 (1.60%) Wind River
7 2 (1.60%) Cognos
7 2 (1.60%) HP
8 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.80%) Cisco
8 1 (0.80%) Sony
8 1 (0.80%) EMC
8 1 (0.80%) Intel
8 1 (0.80%) Cerner
8 1 (0.80%) Siebel
8 1 (0.80%) Google
8 1 (0.80%) Zend
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