The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 68 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.14% 1.29% 0.99%
As % of the General category 0.33% 2.64% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
302 227 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 42.42% 48.92% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 183 200
Average daily rate £410 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 18
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Electronics
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Electronics Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Electronics
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Electronics Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - - - -
Swindon - - - - 1
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Military

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) CDMA
1 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) RF Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) RF Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC