The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Slough region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 14 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 19 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.45% 2.13% -
As % of the General category 14.84% 4.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£255 £418 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -
General Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
128 112 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 50.20% 47.66% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 56 73
Average daily rate £350 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £14.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Electronics
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Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the Slough region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
2 20 (76.92%) Manufacturing
2 20 (76.92%) Programme Management
3 19 (73.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (73.08%) Marketing
3 19 (73.08%) Finance
3 19 (73.08%) SAP
3 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (73.08%) DTV
3 19 (73.08%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (34.62%) HP
4 9 (34.62%) 3GPP
5 8 (30.77%) GPRS
6 7 (26.92%) DNS
6 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (23.08%) LTE
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) SOAP
7 6 (23.08%) Java
8 5 (19.23%) J2EE
8 5 (19.23%) GSM
8 5 (19.23%) ISEB
8 5 (19.23%) Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (19.23%) 4G
8 5 (19.23%) VoLTE
8 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (15.38%) Smart Meter

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (73.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Force.com
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) 3GPP
2 8 (30.77%) GPRS
3 7 (26.92%) DNS
4 6 (23.08%) LTE
5 5 (19.23%) 4G
5 5 (19.23%) VoLTE
5 5 (19.23%) GSM
6 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 4 (15.38%) UMTS
6 4 (15.38%) WCDMA
6 4 (15.38%) Wireless
7 3 (11.54%) Firewall
7 3 (11.54%) IPv6
7 3 (11.54%) HSPA
7 3 (11.54%) ZigBee
8 2 (7.69%) 2G
8 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
8 2 (7.69%) SIGTRAN
8 2 (7.69%) INAP
8 2 (7.69%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Ant
2 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.85%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) Gradle
General
1 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
2 20 (76.92%) Manufacturing
3 19 (73.08%) Marketing
3 19 (73.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) OSS Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) SOAP
2 5 (19.23%) J2EE
3 4 (15.38%) .NET
4 3 (11.54%) RESTful
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) Visualforce
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) WML
6 1 (3.85%) WAP
6 1 (3.85%) CPAN
6 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
6 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) DTV
2 4 (15.38%) Smart Meter
3 2 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) CMDB
4 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Programme Management
2 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (73.08%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) SOA
5 4 (15.38%) Information Management
5 4 (15.38%) Resource Management
6 3 (11.54%) Validation
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) ITSM
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.85%) C-shell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) Korn
3 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (15.38%) PMP
3 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
2 1 (3.85%) NFS
2 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) YUM
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) SAP
2 9 (34.62%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (15.38%) Siebel
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Google
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) NetCracker
7 1 (3.85%) Agilent
7 1 (3.85%) Comptel
7 1 (3.85%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Vignette
7 1 (3.85%) Remedy
7 1 (3.85%) Sun
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) BEA
7 1 (3.85%) BMC
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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