The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 56 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.93% 0.35% -
As % of the General category 3.92% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +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 North East region.

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
153 130 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.65% 22.73% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 80 30
Average daily rate £363 £260 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.42% -38.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £197 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £388 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 - £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 - £23.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear +11 2 - - 1
Durham - - - - 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (50.00%) SAP
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) DTV
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) Play Framework
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Military
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Java Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica