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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 361 348 339
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs citing Electronics 47 58 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.54% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 32
Average daily rate
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£363 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £650 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £38.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.74% -8.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +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
10221 10692 11277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.68% 45.84% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7224 7534 7954
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 170 132
Average hourly rate £18.85 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.30 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 1 May 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
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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 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 -2 11 £407 +1.62% 10
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 53 (57.61%) SAP
2 52 (56.52%) Marketing
3 51 (55.43%) Telecoms
3 51 (55.43%) Finance
4 49 (53.26%) Digital Marketing
5 47 (51.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 47 (51.09%) Manufacturing
5 47 (51.09%) Programme Management
5 47 (51.09%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (51.09%) DTV
6 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (14.13%) NHS
8 11 (11.96%) C++
9 9 (9.78%) HTML
9 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
9 9 (9.78%) Windows
9 9 (9.78%) Linux
9 9 (9.78%) TDD
10 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.70%) Time Management
10 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
10 8 (8.70%) C#
11 7 (7.61%) SQL
11 7 (7.61%) Oracle
11 7 (7.61%) ITIL
11 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.61%) Games
11 7 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (7.61%) RESTful
11 7 (7.61%) MongoDB

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (5.43%) Apache
1 5 (5.43%) Node.js
2 4 (4.35%) IIS
3 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.26%) Lync
3 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.17%) SAS
4 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.09%) CMS
5 1 (1.09%) Mule
5 1 (1.09%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) SPSS
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 47 (51.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.26%) SAP FI
2 3 (3.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.26%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.17%) Unica
4 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) Firewall
1 6 (6.52%) DNS
2 4 (4.35%) Internet
2 4 (4.35%) VPN
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco ICM
3 3 (3.26%) WebEx
4 2 (2.17%) SAN
4 2 (2.17%) DHCP
4 2 (2.17%) FTP
5 1 (1.09%) HTTP
5 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.09%) SSL
5 1 (1.09%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.09%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.09%) OSPF
5 1 (1.09%) BGP
5 1 (1.09%) Intranet
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.52%) Big Data
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.17%) Impala
6 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.09%) MySQL
7 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.09%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.09%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.09%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Toad
1 3 (3.26%) ERwin
1 3 (3.26%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.09%) JUnit
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.09%) Maven
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.09%) Selenium
3 1 (1.09%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.09%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.09%) TestNG
3 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.09%) Mockito
3 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.09%) TestLink
General
1 52 (56.52%) Marketing
2 51 (55.43%) Telecoms
2 51 (55.43%) Finance
3 47 (51.09%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.61%) Games
5 1 (1.09%) Publishing
5 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Developer
2 18 (19.57%) Analyst
3 7 (7.61%) Architect
4 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (5.43%) PHP Developer
5 4 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 4 (4.35%) C++ Developer
5 4 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 4 (4.35%) Consultant
6 3 (3.26%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.26%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.26%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.26%) Administrator
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Change Manager
6 3 (3.26%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (3.26%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) HTML
2 7 (7.61%) RESTful
3 6 (6.52%) jQuery
3 6 (6.52%) .NET
4 5 (5.43%) XML
5 4 (4.35%) HTML5
6 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.26%) CSS
6 3 (3.26%) Web Services
7 2 (2.17%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (2.17%) Kafka
7 2 (2.17%) CSS3
7 2 (2.17%) Cocoa
8 1 (1.09%) SOAP
8 1 (1.09%) XSD
8 1 (1.09%) XSLT
8 1 (1.09%) J2EE
8 1 (1.09%) XHTML
8 1 (1.09%) Ajax
8 1 (1.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (51.09%) DTV
2 13 (14.13%) NHS
3 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.26%) iPad
4 3 (3.26%) Open Source
5 2 (2.17%) User Experience
5 2 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (1.09%) W3C
6 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.09%) Animation
6 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.09%) Replication
6 1 (1.09%) PACS
6 1 (1.09%) STB
6 1 (1.09%) Arduino
6 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.09%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Windows
1 9 (9.78%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.26%) UNIX
4 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (53.26%) Digital Marketing
2 47 (51.09%) Programme Management
2 47 (51.09%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.78%) TDD
5 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 8 (8.70%) Time Management
6 7 (7.61%) ITIL
6 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.61%) BDD
7 6 (6.52%) MVC
7 6 (6.52%) Refactoring
7 6 (6.52%) Service Management
8 5 (5.43%) OO
8 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.43%) Project Management
8 5 (5.43%) Pair Programming
9 4 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.35%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.96%) C++
2 8 (8.70%) C#
3 7 (7.61%) SQL
4 6 (6.52%) Java
4 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.43%) PHP
6 3 (3.26%) C
7 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.17%) Embedded C++
7 2 (2.17%) Python
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.09%) VB
8 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby
8 1 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) MCP
3 3 (3.26%) HNC
3 3 (3.26%) MCSE
3 3 (3.26%) CCNA
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.26%) MCTS
4 2 (2.17%) CISSP
5 1 (1.09%) CISA
5 1 (1.09%) CISM
5 1 (1.09%) CRISC
5 1 (1.09%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.09%) HL7
3 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.17%) HDFS
2 2 (2.17%) Firmware
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (3.26%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.09%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (57.61%) SAP
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle
3 5 (5.43%) Cisco
3 5 (5.43%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) Sybase
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.26%) Apple
4 3 (3.26%) hybris
5 2 (2.17%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.17%) Facebook
5 2 (2.17%) Twitter
5 2 (2.17%) F5
5 2 (2.17%) Cerner
5 2 (2.17%) HP
5 2 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (1.09%) Adobe
6 1 (1.09%) Cognos
6 1 (1.09%) Remedy
6 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.09%) BMC
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