The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 27 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.45% - 0.88%
As % of the General category 1.85% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £36.29
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -3.54%
Electronics
West Midlands

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

General Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.11% 38.79% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 21
Median daily rate £350 £366 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £266 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £420 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £12.18 £12.35 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.41% -43.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 1 - -
Electronics
West Midlands

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (75.00%) Simulink
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) IEC 61508
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) IPv4
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Case Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft