The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.89%
Electronics
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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 Midlands region.

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
40 51 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.97% 29.31% 28.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 35
Average daily rate £463 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £322 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £581 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Electronics
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) CAN bus

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C