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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 352 338 347
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Electronics 51 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.55% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 37
Average daily rate
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£369 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £224 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
10245 10316 11299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.22% 45.59% 51.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7303 7357 7896
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 140 158
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.58 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.14% -21.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £40.00 £49.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 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
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 22 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 +4 11 £407 +9.86% 10
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 55 (60.44%) SAP
2 53 (58.24%) Telecoms
2 53 (58.24%) Marketing
3 52 (57.14%) Finance
4 51 (56.04%) Digital Marketing
5 49 (53.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 49 (53.85%) Programme Management
5 49 (53.85%) Manufacturing
5 49 (53.85%) DTV
5 49 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (21.98%) NHS
7 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.89%) TDD
8 9 (9.89%) Windows
8 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
9 8 (8.79%) SQL
9 8 (8.79%) C++
9 8 (8.79%) Linux
9 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
10 7 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.69%) Games
10 7 (7.69%) HTML
10 7 (7.69%) C#
10 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 7 (7.69%) DNS
10 7 (7.69%) Firewall
10 7 (7.69%) RESTful
10 7 (7.69%) BDD
11 6 (6.59%) Node.js

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 6 (6.59%) Node.js
2 5 (5.49%) Apache
3 4 (4.40%) IIS
4 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.30%) Lync
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.20%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.20%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.10%) Mule
6 1 (1.10%) CMS
6 1 (1.10%) SAS
6 1 (1.10%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 49 (53.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.30%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.30%) SAP CO
2 3 (3.30%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.20%) Unica
4 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) DNS
1 7 (7.69%) Firewall
2 4 (4.40%) VPN
2 4 (4.40%) Internet
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco ICM
3 3 (3.30%) FTP
3 3 (3.30%) WebEx
4 2 (2.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (2.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (2.20%) SAN
4 2 (2.20%) HTTP
4 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.20%) DHCP
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.10%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.10%) GSM
5 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.59%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.49%) Big Data
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.20%) Impala
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.10%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.10%) QlikView
8 1 (1.10%) MySQL
8 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.10%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.10%) SAP BI
8 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) ERwin
1 3 (3.30%) PowerDesigner
1 3 (3.30%) Toad
2 2 (2.20%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.10%) Selenium
3 1 (1.10%) Subversion
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.10%) JUnit
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.10%) TestLink
3 1 (1.10%) Grunt
3 1 (1.10%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.10%) TestNG
3 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.10%) Axure RP
General
1 53 (58.24%) Telecoms
1 53 (58.24%) Marketing
2 52 (57.14%) Finance
3 49 (53.85%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.69%) Games
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (24.18%) Developer
2 20 (21.98%) Analyst
3 7 (7.69%) Architect
4 5 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (5.49%) PHP Developer
4 5 (5.49%) Consultant
5 4 (4.40%) Designer
5 4 (4.40%) iOS Developer
5 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
5 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.40%) Business Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) NHS Information Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Change Manager
6 3 (3.30%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.30%) Business Manager
6 3 (3.30%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) HTML
1 7 (7.69%) RESTful
2 6 (6.59%) jQuery
3 5 (5.49%) .NET
3 5 (5.49%) XML
3 5 (5.49%) HTML5
4 4 (4.40%) Web Services
4 4 (4.40%) CSS
5 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.30%) CSS3
6 2 (2.20%) Kafka
6 2 (2.20%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (2.20%) Cocoa
6 2 (2.20%) Ajax
7 1 (1.10%) JSON
7 1 (1.10%) WCF
7 1 (1.10%) WinForms
7 1 (1.10%) SOAP
7 1 (1.10%) XSD
7 1 (1.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (53.85%) DTV
2 20 (21.98%) NHS
3 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) iPad
4 3 (3.30%) Open Source
5 2 (2.20%) Arduino
5 2 (2.20%) Social Media
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.10%) Animation
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
6 1 (1.10%) Handset
6 1 (1.10%) PACS
6 1 (1.10%) W3C
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.40%) Android
4 4 (4.40%) UNIX
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.10%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.04%) Digital Marketing
2 49 (53.85%) Programme Management
2 49 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.89%) TDD
5 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.69%) BDD
6 6 (6.59%) Project Management
6 6 (6.59%) OO
6 6 (6.59%) MVC
6 6 (6.59%) Time Management
6 6 (6.59%) Refactoring
7 5 (5.49%) Change Management
7 5 (5.49%) Pair Programming
7 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.49%) ITIL
8 4 (4.40%) iOS Development
8 4 (4.40%) Service Management
8 4 (4.40%) Information Management
8 4 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.79%) SQL
1 8 (8.79%) C++
2 7 (7.69%) C#
2 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.49%) PHP
3 5 (5.49%) Java
4 3 (3.30%) C
4 3 (3.30%) Embedded C++
5 2 (2.20%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.20%) Python
5 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.20%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.10%) Ruby
6 1 (1.10%) VB
6 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.10%) Perl
6 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) MCTS
2 3 (3.30%) MCP
2 3 (3.30%) HNC
2 3 (3.30%) MCSE
2 3 (3.30%) CCNA
2 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.20%) CISSP
3 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) CISA
4 1 (1.10%) CISM
4 1 (1.10%) CRISC
4 1 (1.10%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.10%) HL7
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) HDFS
2 2 (2.20%) Firmware
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (3.30%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.20%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.10%) WSUS
3 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (60.44%) SAP
2 6 (6.59%) Cisco
3 5 (5.49%) VMware
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle
4 3 (3.30%) Sybase
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.30%) Adobe
4 3 (3.30%) Citrix
4 3 (3.30%) Apple
4 3 (3.30%) F5
4 3 (3.30%) hybris
5 2 (2.20%) Facebook
5 2 (2.20%) Twitter
5 2 (2.20%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.20%) Cerner
5 2 (2.20%) Juniper
5 2 (2.20%) HP
5 2 (2.20%) Websense
5 2 (2.20%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.20%) Blue Coat
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