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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 22 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Electronics 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.25% 1.15% 3.39%
As % of the General category 2.63% 2.59% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £300 £268 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -10.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Electronics
Berkshire

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
76 116 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 47.50% 44.62% 48.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 71 70
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £195 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £474 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (33.33%) RS-485
2 1 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) RS-232
1 1 (33.33%) RS-485
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) PBX Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens