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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 131 99 111
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +12
Contract jobs citing Electronics 13 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.92% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.39% 2.73% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 7
Median daily rate £200 £345 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.02% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £345 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £345 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 22 5
Median hourly rate £29.50 £33.03 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.67% +15.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
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
934 844 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.82% 33.84% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 493 388
Median daily rate £420 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 70 49
Median hourly rate £15.50 £31.44 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.69% -0.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.35 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.17 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -7 4 £85 - 1
Coventry -14 3 £469 - 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 (20.00%) C#
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (20.00%) Project Management
1 5 (20.00%) MVC
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (20.00%) HTML5
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) WordPress
2 4 (16.00%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.00%) Web Development
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.00%) PLM
2 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Simulink
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.00%) C
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management

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 4 (16.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Simulink
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SNMP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Automotive
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Developer
1 5 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (16.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (16.00%) HTML Developer
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Product Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) HTML5
2 4 (16.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.00%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.00%) LESS
3 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) MVC
1 5 (20.00%) Project Management
1 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (16.00%) PLM
2 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.00%) Web Development
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Logistics
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Validation
5 1 (4.00%) Kanban
5 1 (4.00%) Release Management
5 1 (4.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C#
1 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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