The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 30 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Electronics 3 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.32% 6.70% -
As % of the General category 5.36% 32.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Electronics
East of England

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

General Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
56 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.56% 20.62% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 20 36
Average daily rate £425 £363 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% -13.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £245 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 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
Ipswich - - - -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) C

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

General
1 3 (37.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HND
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared