The table below looks at the statistics for the Electronics Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Engineer
Rank 249 229 236
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.095% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.10% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -3.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £283 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.78% -19.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.25 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +10.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
8860 7822 8135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.59% 92.50% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4903 4183 3866
Average daily rate £375 £363 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 472 637
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £36.50 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -12 1 - - 9
Buckinghamshire -16 1 £350 +32.07% 2
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
Hampshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 9
West Sussex - - - - 2
Berkshire - - - -
Electronics Engineer
England

Electronics Engineer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CAD
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
East Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £9 - 13 per hour
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago