The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Electronics Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Engineer
Rank 247 265 247
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.022% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £280 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £280 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
Electronics Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8311 9063 8668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.20% 94.85% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4966 5337 4682
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 426 432
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title.

Electronics Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Electronics Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Electronics Engineer across the South East region.

Electronics Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Electronics Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Electronics Engineer across the South East region.

Electronics Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Electronics Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Electronics Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Electronics Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 5 - - 1
Hampshire - 5 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 £400 - 2
Electronics Engineer
England

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Electronics Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Electronics
2 18 (58.06%) C
3 16 (51.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 16 (51.61%) Degree
3 16 (51.61%) Schematic Capture
4 15 (48.39%) EMC
5 14 (45.16%) Assembly Language
5 14 (45.16%) CAD
5 14 (45.16%) Physics
6 6 (19.35%) Bluetooth
7 5 (16.13%) WLAN
7 5 (16.13%) NFC
8 4 (12.90%) 3G
9 3 (9.68%) 2G
9 3 (9.68%) 5G
10 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
10 2 (6.45%) VHDL
10 2 (6.45%) Python
10 2 (6.45%) GSM
10 2 (6.45%) C#
10 2 (6.45%) C++
10 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
10 2 (6.45%) Firmware
11 1 (3.23%) Middleware
11 1 (3.23%) Wireless
11 1 (3.23%) Java
11 1 (3.23%) UML
11 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
11 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
11 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Bluetooth
2 5 (16.13%) NFC
2 5 (16.13%) WLAN
3 4 (12.90%) 3G
4 3 (9.68%) 2G
4 3 (9.68%) 5G
5 2 (6.45%) GSM
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 31 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (45.16%) Physics
3 2 (6.45%) VHDL
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Schematic Capture
2 14 (45.16%) CAD
3 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
3 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (3.23%) SDLC
3 1 (3.23%) Signal Processing
3 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.23%) UML
3 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C
2 14 (45.16%) Assembly Language
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) C++
3 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
3 2 (6.45%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) EMC
2 1 (3.23%) Altera
2 1 (3.23%) Cadence
2 1 (3.23%) Synplicity