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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 25 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.41% 0.72% -
As % of the General category 4.48% 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £285 £403 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
General Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
134 139 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 53.82% 50.00% 45.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 78 67
Average daily rate £353 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -14.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £215 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Electronics
Berkshire

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 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (100.00%) DTV
1 6 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Siebel
3 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) PMP
4 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) C-shell
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) Confluence
5 1 (16.67%) YUM
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) Hudson
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
1 1 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) OSS Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) X-Windows
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) Wiki
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C-shell
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Sendmail
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) YUM
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Siebel
2 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) BEA
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Vignette
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