The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 130 121
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Contract jobs citing Electronics 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.077% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.71% 0.18% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £650 - £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.65% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +23.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
562 1086 1184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.00% 42.03% 46.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 523 588
Median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £43.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.69% +32.00%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +23 4 £650 - 2
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
2 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) HTTP
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
4 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Internet of Things
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) 3D Printing
5 2 (15.38%) Prototyping
5 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) Atmel

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
3 1 (7.69%) Security Advisor
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Internet of Things
2 2 (15.38%) 3D Printing
2 2 (15.38%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (7.69%) Arduino
3 1 (7.69%) CESG
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) CAD
3 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) Prototyping
3 2 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) C
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO27005
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Atmel