The table below looks at the statistics for the Electronics Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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
Electronic Engineer
Rank 164 157 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.075% 0.026% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.027% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £135 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £193 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
-33.62% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
Electronics Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3792 3653 2908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.30% 94.10% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2284 1933 1536
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 223 208
Average hourly rate £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics Engineer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Electronics Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Electronics Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Electronics Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Electronics Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Electronics Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Electronics Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire - 2 £135 - 1
Electronics Engineer
England

Electronics Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) SGML
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Military

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) SGML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft