The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 131 96 108
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +12
Contract jobs citing Electronics 13 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.91% 0.49%
As % of the General category 1.52% 2.67% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
Median daily rate £490 £390 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.64% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £181 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £460 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 5
Median hourly rate £37.00 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.30% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £31.44 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £43.65 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +6.33%
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 West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
856 825 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.17% 34.25% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 521 347
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 48 55
Median hourly rate £15.75 £31.44 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.90% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £13.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Electronics Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Coventry -12 3 £650 - 3
Staffordshire - 3 - - 2
Birmingham -16 2 £380 -2.56% 4
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 5 (25.00%) C
1 5 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Simulink
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) PLM
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 3 (15.00%) UML
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Firmware
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) WordPress
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.00%) Razor View Engine

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (15.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.00%) IPv4
1 1 (5.00%) SNMP
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) LabVIEW
1 2 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Product Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (15.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (15.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Product Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) HTML5
1 3 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) PLM
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (15.00%) MVC
2 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (15.00%) UML
2 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) SysML
3 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Release Management
4 1 (5.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C
1 5 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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