The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 161 193
Rank change year-on-year +1 +32  
Contract jobs citing Electronics 9 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.23% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 10
Median daily rate £519 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.27% +14.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £430 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £470 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +22.58% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.88% -10.62%  

Electronics is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1788 1777 3046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 53.89% 53.44% 52.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1495 2385
Median daily rate £538 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 41
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £38.90 £38.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Electronics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the City of London

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in the City of London

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in the City of London

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 13 (86.67%) SAP
1 13 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
1 13 (86.67%) Manufacturing
1 13 (86.67%) Programme Management
1 13 (86.67%) Marketing
1 13 (86.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 13 (86.67%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (26.67%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (26.67%) Power BI
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (26.67%) Private Cloud
6 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) Banking
6 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) VMware
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Symantec
7 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 13 (86.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) Power BI
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
1 13 (86.67%) Manufacturing
1 13 (86.67%) Marketing
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 4 (26.67%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Strategy Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) React
1 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Digital Marketing
1 13 (86.67%) Programme Management
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (26.67%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (13.33%) Data Deduplication
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Server Building
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
6 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
6 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (6.67%) Service Design
6 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (13.33%) XenServer
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Symantec
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) Baan