Period
to 23 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 102 79
Rank change year-on-year +12 -23 -3
Contract jobs citing Electronics 3 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.23% 0.31% 1.15%
As % of the General category 0.95% 1.11% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
Birmingham median daily rate £550 - £310
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £348 £313
% change year-on-year +15.47% +11.20% -26.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +7.89% +1.33%
10th Percentile £41.25 £39.50 £35.70
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.38 £41.90
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +6.71% +78.26% -42.50%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 317 449 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.09% 28.15% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 305 257
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £250 £240
90th Percentile £563 £588 £544
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £409
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.14% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 10
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £21.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% +3.07% -24.44%
10th Percentile £10.99 £16.21 £11.01
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +3.64% +19.57% +12.20%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Birmingham

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Birmingham

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) Sensu
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Graphite
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
1 2 (66.67%) Grafana
1 2 (66.67%) Web Operations
1 2 (66.67%) Electronic Patient Records
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (66.67%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Azure DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) WebOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Sensu
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (66.67%) Grafana
1 2 (66.67%) Graphite
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) SAP