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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 84 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Electronics 13 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the General category 1.88% 0.71% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Average daily rate
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£310 £350 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £26.00 £8.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +197.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
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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
693 425 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.01% 33.00% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 246 187
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 21
Average hourly rate £15.98 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £12.36 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.19 £30.62 £18.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.37 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -5.04%

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) SAP
1 19 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) DTV
1 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
1 19 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 19 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 19 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 19 (100.00%) Marketing
1 19 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) UNIX
4 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) MySQL
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (15.79%) Server Building
6 2 (10.53%) ATDD
6 2 (10.53%) Big Data
6 2 (10.53%) Akka

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.53%) Confluence
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 19 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
1 19 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 19 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Report Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Business Objects Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Report Writer
2 5 (26.32%) Business Objects Report Writer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) C Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) Akka
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) JSP
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) XSD
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) Ajax
2 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
2 2 (10.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) DTV
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 19 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Server Building
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) B2C
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Memory Management
4 2 (10.53%) ATDD
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) hybris
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.26%) Brocade
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) HP
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