The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 144 155 132
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing Electronics 10 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.95% 0.92% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 10
Median daily rate £400 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £248 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1053 1628 1015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.72% 36.82% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 949 567
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 63 47
Median hourly rate £14.00 £29.01 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.74% +52.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Electronics
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 across the North West region.

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Electronics
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 across the North West region.

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 1 £475 +35.23% 16
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 29 (82.86%) SAP
1 29 (82.86%) Business Intelligence
1 29 (82.86%) Finance
1 29 (82.86%) Manufacturing
1 29 (82.86%) Telecoms
1 29 (82.86%) Programme Management
1 29 (82.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 29 (82.86%) Marketing
1 29 (82.86%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (34.29%) Unit4 Business World
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) General Ledger
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (14.29%) .NET
6 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.43%) ETL
6 4 (11.43%) Process Management
6 4 (11.43%) Workflow
6 4 (11.43%) Logistics
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) Web Development
6 4 (11.43%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (8.57%) People Management
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (8.57%) Workflow Development
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (8.57%) Migration

Electronics
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) Drupal
2 2 (5.71%) Joomla!
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (5.71%) WordPress
3 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 29 (82.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (34.29%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (5.71%) OpenCart
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) RS-422
1 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) DVB
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) RS-232
2 1 (2.86%) RS-485
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (82.86%) Finance
1 29 (82.86%) Manufacturing
1 29 (82.86%) Marketing
1 29 (82.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) General Ledger
3 2 (5.71%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Support Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Business Objects Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Business Objects Report Writer
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Report Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Report Writer
6 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Report Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) JDBC
3 1 (2.86%) JMS
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
3 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.86%) Digital TV
2 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Business Intelligence
1 29 (82.86%) Digital Marketing
1 29 (82.86%) Programme Management
2 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.43%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (11.43%) ETL
2 4 (11.43%) Logistics
2 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (11.43%) Process Management
2 4 (11.43%) Web Development
2 4 (11.43%) Workflow
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) People Management
3 3 (8.57%) Workflow Development
4 2 (5.71%) B2B
4 2 (5.71%) BPEL
4 2 (5.71%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) SOA
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) HNC
3 1 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) SAP
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix
3 2 (5.71%) EMC
3 2 (5.71%) Nintex
4 1 (2.86%) CA
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Perforce