The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 83 79 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +40
Contract jobs citing Electronics 61 71 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.05% 2.20% 0.42%
As % of the General category 6.20% 7.07% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 5
Average daily rate £375 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +143.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
984 1004 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.03% 31.14% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 662 544
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 50 32
Average hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.80 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bristol +8 28 £375 +3.44% 30
Somerset +11 14 £360 -12.72% 16
Gloucestershire +6 8 £420 +5.00% 19
Wiltshire -12 5 £394 -10.51% 3
Devon -2 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - - 5
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 89 (81.65%) Manufacturing
2 86 (78.90%) Telecoms
2 86 (78.90%) Finance
2 86 (78.90%) Programme Management
3 85 (77.98%) SAP
3 85 (77.98%) Business Intelligence
3 85 (77.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 85 (77.98%) Marketing
3 85 (77.98%) Digital Marketing
4 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
6 22 (20.18%) SQL
7 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
8 15 (13.76%) Scrum
8 15 (13.76%) JavaScript
8 15 (13.76%) C
8 15 (13.76%) E-Commerce
9 14 (12.84%) Java
10 13 (11.93%) HTML
10 13 (11.93%) CSS
10 13 (11.93%) PRINCE2
10 13 (11.93%) Linux
11 12 (11.01%) OO
11 12 (11.01%) Oracle
11 12 (11.01%) Ruby
11 12 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (10.09%) Software Engineering
12 11 (10.09%) .NET
12 11 (10.09%) C++
12 11 (10.09%) OOD

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.75%) Apache
2 3 (2.75%) Node.js
3 2 (1.83%) Confluence
3 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.83%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Office
2 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 85 (77.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.59%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.83%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.59%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) IaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.83%) Skype
2 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.92%) Firewall
3 1 (0.92%) GSM
3 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) Big Data
2 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.83%) OLAP
6 2 (1.83%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (1.83%) QlikView
6 2 (1.83%) SQLite
7 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.92%) DB2
7 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.59%) Selenium
3 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.67%) JIRA
3 4 (3.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.83%) CppUnit
5 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.83%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.92%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.92%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.92%) JUnit
6 1 (0.92%) Maven
6 1 (0.92%) Mockito
6 1 (0.92%) PVCS
6 1 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.92%) WATIR
General
1 89 (81.65%) Manufacturing
2 86 (78.90%) Finance
2 86 (78.90%) Telecoms
3 85 (77.98%) Marketing
4 7 (6.42%) Retail
5 3 (2.75%) Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Avionics
7 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.92%) Automotive
7 1 (0.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (37.61%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) Analyst
3 16 (14.68%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.01%) Software Developer
5 10 (9.17%) SQL Developer
6 9 (8.26%) .NET Developer
6 9 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (8.26%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.34%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.34%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Embedded Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.93%) CSS
1 13 (11.93%) HTML
2 11 (10.09%) .NET
3 9 (8.26%) jQuery
4 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET
5 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (6.42%) JSON
5 7 (6.42%) Web Services
6 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.59%) Spring
8 4 (3.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.67%) SOAP
9 3 (2.75%) Ajax
9 3 (2.75%) Express
9 3 (2.75%) React
9 3 (2.75%) REST
9 3 (2.75%) RESTful
10 2 (1.83%) Backbone.js
10 2 (1.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (2.75%) User Experience
3 2 (1.83%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.83%) NHS
4 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) Physics
4 1 (0.92%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.92%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.93%) Linux
2 9 (8.26%) Windows
3 6 (5.50%) Android
3 6 (5.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.83%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.83%) Unix
4 2 (1.83%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.92%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.92%) CentOS
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.92%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (78.90%) Programme Management
2 85 (77.98%) Business Intelligence
2 85 (77.98%) Digital Marketing
3 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.76%) E-Commerce
4 15 (13.76%) Scrum
5 13 (11.93%) PRINCE2
6 12 (11.01%) OO
7 11 (10.09%) OOD
7 11 (10.09%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.17%) ETL
8 10 (9.17%) Waterfall
9 9 (8.26%) BDD
9 9 (8.26%) MVC
9 9 (8.26%) SDLC
10 8 (7.34%) Migration
10 8 (7.34%) TDD
11 7 (6.42%) High Availability
11 7 (6.42%) Test Scripting
12 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.18%) SQL
2 15 (13.76%) C
2 15 (13.76%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.84%) Java
4 12 (11.01%) Ruby
5 11 (10.09%) C++
6 10 (9.17%) C#
6 10 (9.17%) Python
7 8 (7.34%) Perl
8 6 (5.50%) Embedded C
8 6 (5.50%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.67%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.67%) Degree
3 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) COSHH
2 2 (1.83%) MISRA
2 2 (1.83%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.92%) DO-160
3 1 (0.92%) HL7
3 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) Firmware
2 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (77.98%) SAP
2 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.01%) Oracle
4 6 (5.50%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.83%) Apple
5 2 (1.83%) Lotus
5 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.92%) BEA
6 1 (0.92%) Civica
6 1 (0.92%) EMC
6 1 (0.92%) Freescale
6 1 (0.92%) Google
6 1 (0.92%) hybris
6 1 (0.92%) Sybase
6 1 (0.92%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.92%) WorldPay
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