The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 32 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Contract jobs citing Electronics 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.58% 0.54% 1.43%
As % of the General category 5.88% 2.04% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
Electronics
Hampshire

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

General Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
68 98 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.88% 26.27% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 79 83
Average daily rate £390 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
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 Southampton

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Physics
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
4 4 (44.44%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) OpenGL
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (33.33%) Android
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) OpenCL
5 3 (33.33%) Android Development
5 3 (33.33%) Android Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (22.22%) Embarcadero
6 2 (22.22%) LabVIEW
6 2 (22.22%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) RAD
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) DTV
7 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (11.11%) CAD
7 1 (11.11%) STL
7 1 (11.11%) UML

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) LabVIEW
2 2 (22.22%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) OpenCL
1 3 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (11.11%) Dojo
2 1 (11.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Physics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) Android Development
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) RAD
5 1 (11.11%) CAD
5 1 (11.11%) Image Processing
5 1 (11.11%) Internal Audit
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Embarcadero
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Serena
2 1 (11.11%) Wind River
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