The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Electrical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electrical Engineer
Rank 658 642 613
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -29
Contract jobs requiring an Electrical Engineer 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.009% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £135 £270 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £270 £400
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Electrical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Electrical Engineer in the job title.

Electrical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Electrical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Electrical Engineer within the UK.

Electrical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Electrical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Electrical Engineer within the UK.

Electrical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Electrical Engineer
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electrical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
England -2 5 £135 -50.00% 7
South East -12 3 - - 2
Basingstoke - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
North West - 2 £135 -
Cheshire - 2 £135 -
Runcorn - 2 £135 -

Electrical Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Electrical Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Electrical Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) DAB
3 3 (21.43%) HNC
3 3 (21.43%) HND
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow Management
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Smart Meter
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) Huawei
5 1 (7.14%) Video on Demand

Electrical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DAB
General
1 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) HNC
1 3 (21.43%) HND
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Huawei
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond
Rate: £1 - £100 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago
Scotland
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £1 - 99 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago