Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 94 91
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 -11
Contract jobs citing Electronics 4 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.28% 0.36% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.16% 1.19% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Birmingham median daily rate £675 £240 £198
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +181.25% +21.52% -54.07%
10th Percentile £573 £240 £83
90th Percentile £688 £288 £366
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £270 £280
% change year-on-year +62.04% -3.57% -34.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +7.64% -15.29%
10th Percentile £41.25 £36.53 £35.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £40.78 £36.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -

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 345 505 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.43% 30.59% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 368 300
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £300 £224 £231
90th Percentile £588 £538 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £20.02 £29.65 £19.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.48% +51.29% -42.37%
10th Percentile £10.89 £14.78 £9.43
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.75 £38.83
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.03 £30.16 £16.00
% change year-on-year -40.21% +88.47% -44.05%

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 12 December 2018, 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 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Sensu
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (25.00%) Grafana
1 1 (25.00%) Graphite
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat