Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Electronics
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 100 122
Rank change year-on-year -38 +22 +22
Contract jobs citing Electronics 31 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.75% 1.56% 1.12%
As % of the General category 1.89% 4.08% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 47 40
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -5.06% +3.27%
10th Percentile £326 £320 £261
90th Percentile £517 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 16
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.78% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £14.25 £45.00 £35.00
90th Percentile £14.75 £48.00 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £40.65 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.63% +6.67% -6.25%

Electronics is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1637 1644 2052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.83% 38.21% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 744 1027
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £217 £204
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 66 57
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +30.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £42.63 £46.15
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Berkshire

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Electronics in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Berkshire

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in Berkshire

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Berkshire

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 5 £325 -18.24% 2
Maidenhead -16 3 £456 +7.35%
Newbury -9 1 - -
Bracknell -9 1 - -
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 25 (80.65%) Marketing
2 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
3 18 (58.06%) Finance
3 18 (58.06%) Manufacturing
3 18 (58.06%) Programme Management
3 18 (58.06%) SAP
3 18 (58.06%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (58.06%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (25.81%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (22.58%) Scrum
6 6 (19.35%) Customer-Centricity
7 4 (12.90%) Typography
7 4 (12.90%) Windows
7 4 (12.90%) Six Sigma
8 3 (9.68%) Linux
8 3 (9.68%) Python
8 3 (9.68%) SLA
8 3 (9.68%) Retail
9 2 (6.45%) SDLC
9 2 (6.45%) Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (6.45%) User Experience
9 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.45%) Order to Cash
9 2 (6.45%) Record to Report
9 2 (6.45%) Service Design
9 2 (6.45%) Release Management
9 2 (6.45%) Internal Audit

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) IaaS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Slack
1 1 (3.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) 3G
1 1 (3.23%) 4G
1 1 (3.23%) BGP
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) FCAPS
1 1 (3.23%) HSRP
1 1 (3.23%) IKE
1 1 (3.23%) IPsec
1 1 (3.23%) LTE
1 1 (3.23%) MPLS
1 1 (3.23%) OSPF
1 1 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (3.23%) SNMP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) git-flow
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (80.65%) Marketing
2 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
3 18 (58.06%) Finance
3 18 (58.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.68%) Retail
5 2 (6.45%) Billing
5 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Designer
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Digital Designer
3 3 (9.68%) Excel Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Pricing Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Audit Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Product Owner
4 2 (6.45%) Finance Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Product Owner
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Audit Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Junior
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) NumPy
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (3.23%) Pandas
1 1 (3.23%) pytest
1 1 (3.23%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) FMCG
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) PKI
2 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) Digital Marketing
1 18 (58.06%) Programme Management
2 8 (25.81%) Collaborative Working
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Scrum
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (12.90%) Six Sigma
5 4 (12.90%) Typography
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) B2C
6 2 (6.45%) Cash Management
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Assembly Language
2 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) C++
2 1 (3.23%) Groovy
2 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ACCA
2 1 (3.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) IEC 62304
2 1 (3.23%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Salt
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Remedy
3 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.23%) BMC
3 1 (3.23%) Dell
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Infoblox
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Snow
3 1 (3.23%) VMware