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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 72 108 97
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -11
Contract jobs citing Electronics 76 37 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.37% 1.21% 0.70%
As % of the General category 7.94% 3.62% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 27 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £33.75 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £29.35 £24.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -2.73%
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
957 1023 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.89% 33.45% 35.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 682 492
Average daily rate £400 £388 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 49 26
Average hourly rate £38.00 £33.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% +86.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.35 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
Bristol +5 20 £375 +7.14% 10
Gloucestershire +6 19 £420 +12.00% 14
Wiltshire +12 8 £351 +12.16% 7
Somerset +3 2 £360 +16.12% 6
Devon -2 1 £250 - 14
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 106 (80.30%) Telecoms
2 104 (78.79%) Finance
2 104 (78.79%) Manufacturing
3 102 (77.27%) DTV
3 102 (77.27%) SAP
3 102 (77.27%) Business Intelligence
3 102 (77.27%) Programme Management
3 102 (77.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 102 (77.27%) Marketing
3 102 (77.27%) Digital Marketing
4 28 (21.21%) Java
5 23 (17.42%) SQL
5 23 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (14.39%) Linux
7 18 (13.64%) .NET
7 18 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 17 (12.88%) Retail
9 16 (12.12%) C#
9 16 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (11.36%) Scrum
10 15 (11.36%) Degree
11 14 (10.61%) Software Engineering
11 14 (10.61%) Web Services
12 13 (9.85%) MVC
12 13 (9.85%) Project Management
12 13 (9.85%) Spring
13 12 (9.09%) JavaScript
14 11 (8.33%) CSS
15 10 (7.58%) Hibernate
15 10 (7.58%) Windows

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 10 (7.58%) Mule
2 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.03%) Commerce Server
3 4 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.52%) Node.js
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.52%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (7.58%) MS Project
2 8 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.52%) FastStats
3 2 (1.52%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 102 (77.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.52%) Agresso
2 2 (1.52%) Unica
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.76%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.52%) SmartFocus
2 2 (1.52%) CheetahMail
2 2 (1.52%) Pure360
2 2 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.27%) Wireless
2 1 (0.76%) ASN.1
2 1 (0.76%) LTE
2 1 (0.76%) VPN
2 1 (0.76%) DNS
2 1 (0.76%) RFID
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) GPRS
2 1 (0.76%) GSM
2 1 (0.76%) LAN
2 1 (0.76%) SMS
2 1 (0.76%) UMTS
2 1 (0.76%) WAN
2 1 (0.76%) WCDMA
2 1 (0.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.27%) Big Data
5 2 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.76%) MySQL
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.76%) OLAP
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.76%) Essbase
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Maven
2 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.52%) JIRA
5 2 (1.52%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.76%) GCC
6 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 106 (80.30%) Telecoms
2 104 (78.79%) Finance
2 104 (78.79%) Manufacturing
3 102 (77.27%) Marketing
4 17 (12.88%) Retail
5 8 (6.06%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Military
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (40.15%) Developer
2 15 (11.36%) Project Manager
3 12 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Software Engineer
5 10 (7.58%) Analyst
5 10 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Consultant
8 7 (5.30%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) iOS Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Android Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Test Engineer
11 4 (3.03%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.64%) .NET
2 14 (10.61%) Web Services
3 13 (9.85%) Spring
4 11 (8.33%) CSS
5 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.58%) XML
5 10 (7.58%) HTML
5 10 (7.58%) Hibernate
5 10 (7.58%) Spring MVC
5 10 (7.58%) JPA
6 9 (6.82%) JSON
7 8 (6.06%) jQuery
8 7 (5.30%) REST
9 6 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (4.55%) Apache Camel
9 6 (4.55%) SOAP
10 5 (3.79%) J2ME
10 5 (3.79%) Android SDK
10 5 (3.79%) CSS3
10 5 (3.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 102 (77.27%) DTV
2 8 (6.06%) NHS
2 8 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.79%) User Experience
3 5 (3.79%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.79%) iPhone
4 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (0.76%) SystemC
6 1 (0.76%) VHDL
6 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.76%) Informatics
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.39%) Linux
2 10 (7.58%) Windows
3 9 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.30%) Android
5 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.27%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.52%) Fedora
7 2 (1.52%) CentOS
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.76%) UNIX
8 1 (0.76%) Solaris
8 1 (0.76%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (77.27%) Business Intelligence
1 102 (77.27%) Programme Management
1 102 (77.27%) Digital Marketing
2 23 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 15 (11.36%) Scrum
5 14 (10.61%) Software Engineering
6 13 (9.85%) MVC
6 13 (9.85%) Project Management
7 10 (7.58%) TDD
7 10 (7.58%) Integration Testing
8 7 (5.30%) Logistics
8 7 (5.30%) iOS Development
9 6 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (4.55%) Multithreading
9 6 (4.55%) ITIL
10 5 (3.79%) Validation
10 5 (3.79%) Migration
10 5 (3.79%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.79%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.21%) Java
2 23 (17.42%) SQL
3 16 (12.12%) C#
4 12 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.58%) C
6 9 (6.82%) C++
7 6 (4.55%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.79%) Ruby
8 5 (3.79%) Python
8 5 (3.79%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.27%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.52%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.52%) Perl
11 2 (1.52%) PHP
11 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.76%) VC++
12 1 (0.76%) Groovy
12 1 (0.76%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) Degree
2 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) HL7
3 1 (0.76%) JTAG
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Firmware
1 2 (1.52%) GPFS
1 2 (1.52%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.27%) Puppet
3 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 102 (77.27%) SAP
2 8 (6.06%) Oracle
3 7 (5.30%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.30%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.55%) IBM
5 5 (3.79%) hybris
6 4 (3.03%) ATG
7 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.52%) EMC
8 1 (0.76%) CODA
8 1 (0.76%) Sage
8 1 (0.76%) Vignette
8 1 (0.76%) Siebel
8 1 (0.76%) QNX
8 1 (0.76%) Tableau
8 1 (0.76%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) Google
8 1 (0.76%) Green Hills
8 1 (0.76%) Zend
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