The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 1 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 22 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Electronics 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.96% 3.28% 1.99%
As % of the General category 6.25% 9.09% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.57 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.29% +0.19%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
64 88 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.37% 36.07% 33.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 30
Average daily rate £375 £359 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% +14.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £219 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £480 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Average hourly rate £13.75 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Electronics
Hourly Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Electronics Hourly Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Electronics
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (50.00%) GPRS
1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
1 2 (50.00%) WAP
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Handset
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (25.00%) OpenGL

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) GPRS
1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) VoLTE
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Graphics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WAP
2 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft