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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 29 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.40% 0.98% -
As % of the General category 1.05% 2.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
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
95 118 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 38.15% 38.56% 50.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 74 67
Average daily rate £418 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £263 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £562 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Qt
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) OpenCL
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OpenCL
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft