The 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 29 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 35 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Electronics 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.39% 1.17% 0.60%
As % of the General category 5.79% 2.65% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£260 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

General Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
121 113 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 41.30% 44.14% 56.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 59 55
Average daily rate £370 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £45.00 £200.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.44% -77.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -31.03%

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
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 29 September 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 27 (96.43%) Telecoms
2 22 (78.57%) Manufacturing
2 22 (78.57%) Programme Management
3 21 (75.00%) Finance
3 21 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 21 (75.00%) Marketing
3 21 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
3 21 (75.00%) SAP
3 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (75.00%) DTV
4 9 (32.14%) HP
4 9 (32.14%) 3GPP
5 8 (28.57%) GPRS
5 8 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (25.00%) DNS
6 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) SOA
7 6 (21.43%) SOAP
7 6 (21.43%) ISEB
7 6 (21.43%) LTE
7 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) VoLTE
8 5 (17.86%) 4G
8 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (17.86%) Project Management
8 5 (17.86%) Web Services

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (10.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Force.com
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) 3GPP
2 8 (28.57%) GPRS
3 7 (25.00%) DNS
4 6 (21.43%) LTE
5 5 (17.86%) VoLTE
5 5 (17.86%) 4G
5 5 (17.86%) GSM
6 4 (14.29%) UMTS
6 4 (14.29%) WCDMA
6 4 (14.29%) Wireless
7 3 (10.71%) HSPA
7 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
7 3 (10.71%) ZigBee
7 3 (10.71%) 2G
7 3 (10.71%) Firewall
7 3 (10.71%) 3G
7 3 (10.71%) IPv6
7 3 (10.71%) INAP
7 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Ant
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
General
1 27 (96.43%) Telecoms
2 22 (78.57%) Manufacturing
3 21 (75.00%) Finance
3 21 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Remedy Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) OSS Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) SOAP
2 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) J2EE
3 4 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (10.71%) RESTful
4 3 (10.71%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) Visualforce
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) WML
6 1 (3.57%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) DTV
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Smart Meter
4 3 (10.71%) CMDB
5 1 (3.57%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.57%) Open Source
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Programme Management
2 21 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) SOA
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Information Management
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) ITSM
6 4 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 3 (10.71%) Validation
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Process Management
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Apex Code
2 2 (7.14%) SOQL
2 2 (7.14%) SOSL
3 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (14.29%) PMP
2 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) SAP
2 9 (32.14%) HP
3 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (14.29%) Siebel
5 3 (10.71%) BMC
5 3 (10.71%) Remedy
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) Agilent
7 1 (3.57%) Comptel
7 1 (3.57%) Google
7 1 (3.57%) NetCracker
7 1 (3.57%) VMware
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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