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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 34 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.59% 1.26% -
As % of the General category 3.55% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£374 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.89%
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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
141 108 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 44.76% 45.38% 56.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 67 72
Average daily rate £400 £425 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £463 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (76.47%) Manufacturing
3 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 12 (70.59%) Programme Management
3 12 (70.59%) DTV
3 12 (70.59%) SAP
3 12 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (70.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (70.59%) Marketing
3 12 (70.59%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (41.18%) GPRS
5 6 (35.29%) 3GPP
5 6 (35.29%) SOA
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (29.41%) BMC
6 5 (29.41%) Remedy
6 5 (29.41%) GSM
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) Service Management
6 5 (29.41%) ITSM
6 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) CMDB
6 5 (29.41%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (29.41%) 4G
7 4 (23.53%) VoLTE
7 4 (23.53%) LTE
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
7 4 (23.53%) Information Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Business Applications
1 12 (70.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (29.41%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) GPRS
2 6 (35.29%) 3GPP
3 5 (29.41%) GSM
3 5 (29.41%) 4G
4 4 (23.53%) VoLTE
4 4 (23.53%) LTE
4 4 (23.53%) WCDMA
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) UMTS
6 2 (11.76%) HSPA
6 2 (11.76%) ZigBee
6 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
6 2 (11.76%) 2G
6 2 (11.76%) IPv6
6 2 (11.76%) 3G
7 1 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (5.88%) HTTP
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.88%) Internet
7 1 (5.88%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
General
1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (76.47%) Manufacturing
3 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 12 (70.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Remedy Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (17.65%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) OSS Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
6 1 (5.88%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) WML
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) WAP
2 1 (5.88%) CSS3
2 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.88%) Sass
2 1 (5.88%) LESS
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) DTV
2 5 (29.41%) CMDB
3 3 (17.65%) Smart Meter
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Programme Management
1 12 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) SOA
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
3 5 (29.41%) ITSM
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
4 4 (23.53%) Information Management
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) PMP
3 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) SAP
2 5 (29.41%) BMC
2 5 (29.41%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) F5