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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 129 99 115
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Contract jobs citing Electronics 8 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.99% 0.17%
As % of the General category 1.11% 3.39% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 2
Median daily rate £375 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £189 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £403 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +6.75%
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
723 796 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.12% 29.22% 33.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 429 345
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 61 65
Median hourly rate £19.00 £29.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.94 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%

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 2 May 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 2 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
Birmingham -2 4 £375 +44.23% 3
Coventry -8 2 £650 - 5
Staffordshire +12 1 £275 - 1
Warwickshire -6 1 - -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 8 (44.44%) UML
2 7 (38.89%) Firmware
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Programme Management
2 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (38.89%) SysML
2 7 (38.89%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (33.33%) Marketing
3 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 6 (33.33%) SAP
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware
5 2 (11.11%) C
5 2 (11.11%) Algorithms

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 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) IPv4
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum Master
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Vendor Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Vendor Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) NHS Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) PhoneGap
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) VxWorks
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) UML
2 7 (38.89%) Programme Management
2 7 (38.89%) SysML
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) PLM
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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Posted: 4 days ago
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