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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 32 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Electronics 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.34% 0.77% 0.78%
As % of the General category 3.36% 1.44% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
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- - £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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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
119 139 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 39.80% 53.46% 52.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 78 76
Average daily rate £350 £438 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £153 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £22.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -22.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.39 £17.50 £14.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £33.50 £30.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 2015, 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 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) DTV
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) Programme Management
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (25.00%) WiMAX
5 2 (25.00%) CMDB
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (25.00%) 3G
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
5 2 (25.00%) Groovy
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) LTE
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (12.50%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) 3G
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
1 2 (25.00%) WiMAX
1 2 (25.00%) LTE
1 2 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (12.50%) UMTS
2 1 (12.50%) IPv4
2 1 (12.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Author
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Author
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Writer
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) LESS
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) DTV
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) CMDB
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Programme Management
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) BMC
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
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