The 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 54 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Electronics 9 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.23% - 0.55%
As % of the General category 2.83% - 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.75% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Average hourly rate £28.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
Electronics
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
318 181 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 43.56% 36.57% 47.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 139 273
Average daily rate £440 £430 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.22 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.28% -14.55%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronics across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Electronics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 2 - -
Swindon - 1 - - 1
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) DTV
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) GoogleTest
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Automotive
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C#

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
1 1 (9.09%) NFC
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) HBase
1 1 (9.09%) Voldemort
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) GoogleTest
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Software Test Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Software Tester
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) WinForms
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) DevExpress
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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