The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 96 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Electronics 8 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.42% 0.22%
As % of the General category 1.28% 1.01% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
Average daily rate £300 £365 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +23.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +6.75%
Electronics
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
626 693 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.57% 41.80% 32.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 340 255
Average daily rate £391 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £282 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £525 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Average hourly rate £18.99 £18.00 £18.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% -1.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (72.00%) SAP
1 18 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
1 18 (72.00%) Manufacturing
1 18 (72.00%) Programme Management
1 18 (72.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 18 (72.00%) Marketing
1 18 (72.00%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
2 8 (32.00%) Spring
3 7 (28.00%) Maven
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (28.00%) Gradle
3 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (28.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (28.00%) SOLID
3 7 (28.00%) Ant
3 7 (28.00%) JBoss
3 7 (28.00%) IBM
3 7 (28.00%) Perforce
3 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (20.00%) Apache
4 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) CSS

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (28.00%) JBoss
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (72.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
1 1 (4.00%) FileMaker
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Subversion
2 7 (28.00%) Ant
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (28.00%) Gradle
2 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) Maven
3 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (16.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
1 18 (72.00%) Manufacturing
1 18 (72.00%) Marketing
1 18 (72.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Business Objects Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Test Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Spring
2 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) .NET
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) JSP
6 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Digital Marketing
1 18 (72.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) SOLID
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (16.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (12.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) OpenUP
6 1 (4.00%) Presales
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) SAP
2 7 (28.00%) IBM
2 7 (28.00%) Perforce
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) hybris
4 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Wyse