The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Electronics Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Engineer
Rank 153 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% - 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% - 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £280 £375
% change year-on-year
+38.39% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.78% -1.33%
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
3471 3591 2881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.86% 95.08% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2166 2090 1565
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 194 189
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Electronics Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) HNC
4 1 (25.00%) HND
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Military
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Video Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Video Processing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC