The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics 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 over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 180 205 186
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Contract jobs citing Electronics 74 32 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.38% 0.63%
As % of the General category 2.24% 1.07% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 11 9
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£345 £323 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £249 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £420 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £289
% change year-on-year
+7.76% +12.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 22
Average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.72 £31.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.35 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Electronics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3298 2988 3327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.61% 35.13% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1797 1564 1394
Average daily rate £378 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 105 178
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.23 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronics across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Electronics
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 across the South East region.

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Electronics
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 across the South East region.

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Electronics
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Electronics Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Electronics
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 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
Buckinghamshire -2 14 £345 +30.18% 11
Hampshire -9 14 £350 +23.34% 11
Berkshire +8 9 £488 +46.28% 7
Oxfordshire -20 8 £363 - 16
Kent - 6 £300 - 3
Surrey -12 5 £135 -59.09% 21
Middlesex +4 4 £285 - 3
West Sussex - 2 - - 2
Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 121 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 114 (64.77%) Manufacturing
3 112 (63.64%) Finance
3 112 (63.64%) Marketing
4 111 (63.07%) Programme Management
5 110 (62.50%) DTV
6 106 (60.23%) Business Intelligence
6 106 (60.23%) SAP
6 106 (60.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 106 (60.23%) Digital Marketing
7 30 (17.05%) Degree
8 28 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (15.91%) Software Engineering
9 21 (11.93%) C++
10 20 (11.36%) Java
11 18 (10.23%) Scrum
11 18 (10.23%) OO
11 18 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (9.66%) PRINCE2
12 17 (9.66%) Windows
12 17 (9.66%) C#
13 16 (9.09%) SQL
13 16 (9.09%) Project Management
14 15 (8.52%) HTML
14 15 (8.52%) JavaScript
14 15 (8.52%) CSS
15 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
15 14 (7.95%) Linux
15 14 (7.95%) HP
15 14 (7.95%) Software Testing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.27%) Confluence
4 3 (1.70%) Commerce Server
4 3 (1.70%) CMS
4 3 (1.70%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.14%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.57%) Apache
6 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
6 1 (0.57%) Drupal
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) MS Office
2 4 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.57%) SPSS
3 1 (0.57%) Simulink
3 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 106 (60.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.57%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.57%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.57%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.25%) WAN
2 9 (5.11%) LAN
2 9 (5.11%) 3GPP
2 9 (5.11%) GPRS
2 9 (5.11%) DVB
3 8 (4.55%) DNS
4 6 (3.41%) UMTS
4 6 (3.41%) LTE
4 6 (3.41%) VoLTE
5 5 (2.84%) 4G
5 5 (2.84%) IP Telephony
5 5 (2.84%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.84%) GSM
5 5 (2.84%) MPLS
6 4 (2.27%) IPv6
6 4 (2.27%) 3G
6 4 (2.27%) WCDMA
6 4 (2.27%) ZigBee
6 4 (2.27%) HSPA
6 4 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.98%) MySQL
3 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.70%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.57%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.57%) QlikView
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.57%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.57%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Subversion
2 5 (2.84%) JUnit
2 5 (2.84%) JIRA
3 3 (1.70%) Selenium
3 3 (1.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.70%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.14%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.14%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.57%) Hudson
5 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.57%) TestNG
5 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.57%) Maven
5 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.57%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.57%) ProC
General
1 121 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 114 (64.77%) Manufacturing
3 112 (63.64%) Finance
3 112 (63.64%) Marketing
4 10 (5.68%) Automotive
5 6 (3.41%) Military
5 6 (3.41%) Retail
6 2 (1.14%) Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (18.75%) Analyst
2 29 (16.48%) Developer
3 19 (10.80%) Project Manager
4 18 (10.23%) Business Analyst
4 18 (10.23%) Software Engineer
5 12 (6.82%) Architect
6 8 (4.55%) Tester
7 7 (3.98%) Test Analyst
8 6 (3.41%) Software Developer
8 6 (3.41%) Test Engineer
9 5 (2.84%) Remedy Analyst
10 4 (2.27%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (2.27%) Network Architect
10 4 (2.27%) Designer
10 4 (2.27%) Hybris Developer
10 4 (2.27%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.27%) .NET Developer
10 4 (2.27%) Systems Architect
10 4 (2.27%) Technical Manager
10 4 (2.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.52%) HTML
1 15 (8.52%) CSS
2 13 (7.39%) .NET
3 8 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.55%) jQuery
4 7 (3.98%) HTML5
4 7 (3.98%) XML
5 6 (3.41%) Web Services
5 6 (3.41%) J2EE
5 6 (3.41%) JSP
5 6 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (3.41%) Backbone.js
6 5 (2.84%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (2.27%) RESTful
7 4 (2.27%) Spring
7 4 (2.27%) Ajax
7 4 (2.27%) Spring MVC
7 4 (2.27%) XSD
8 3 (1.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 110 (62.50%) DTV
2 18 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.25%) NHS
4 8 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.41%) Open Source
6 5 (2.84%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.84%) CMDB
7 4 (2.27%) Physics
7 4 (2.27%) IPTV
8 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.14%) Handset
9 2 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.14%) Interactive TV
9 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.57%) MPEG
10 1 (0.57%) PMI
10 1 (0.57%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.66%) Windows
2 14 (7.95%) Linux
3 8 (4.55%) UNIX
3 8 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.84%) Android
5 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.57%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (63.07%) Programme Management
2 106 (60.23%) Business Intelligence
2 106 (60.23%) Digital Marketing
3 28 (15.91%) Software Engineering
3 28 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.23%) Scrum
4 18 (10.23%) OO
5 17 (9.66%) PRINCE2
6 16 (9.09%) Project Management
7 14 (7.95%) Software Testing
8 13 (7.39%) Test Scripting
9 12 (6.82%) MVC
10 11 (6.25%) Migration
11 10 (5.68%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.68%) Project Planning
11 10 (5.68%) Embedded Software Development
12 9 (5.11%) BDD
12 9 (5.11%) TDD
12 9 (5.11%) SOA
13 8 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.93%) C++
2 20 (11.36%) Java
3 17 (9.66%) C#
4 16 (9.09%) SQL
5 15 (8.52%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.11%) C
7 6 (3.41%) PHP
7 6 (3.41%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.41%) Python
8 4 (2.27%) Embedded C
9 3 (1.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.14%) Perl
10 2 (1.14%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.14%) Groovy
11 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.57%) Ada
11 1 (0.57%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (17.05%) Degree
2 11 (6.25%) ISEB
3 9 (5.11%) PMP
3 9 (5.11%) PMI Certification
4 8 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.14%) APMP
8 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.57%) MCP
9 1 (0.57%) HND
9 1 (0.57%) MCSE
9 1 (0.57%) PhD
9 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) QA
2 4 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.57%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.57%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) Firmware
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (7.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 106 (60.23%) SAP
2 14 (7.95%) HP
3 13 (7.39%) Oracle
4 9 (5.11%) Cisco
5 7 (3.98%) hybris
6 6 (3.41%) IBM
6 6 (3.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.84%) BMC
7 5 (2.84%) Remedy
8 3 (1.70%) ATG
8 3 (1.70%) Symantec
9 2 (1.14%) F5
9 2 (1.14%) Perforce
10 1 (0.57%) VMware
10 1 (0.57%) NetCracker
10 1 (0.57%) Google
10 1 (0.57%) Green Hills
10 1 (0.57%) Agilent
10 1 (0.57%) Comptel
10 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
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