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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 139 183
Rank change year-on-year -18 +44  
Contract jobs citing Electronics 5 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.45% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.32% 0.83% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 8
Median daily rate £326 £375 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.20% +7.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £363
% change year-on-year +10.41% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -18.75% +12.67%  

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 1553 1818 2711
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 50.72% 54.20% 52.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 1477 2098
Median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 18
Median hourly rate £18.27 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.80% +25.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.61 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.07 £55.00 £47.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Electronics in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in the City of London

Electronics
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 14 (93.33%) SAP
1 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
1 14 (93.33%) Manufacturing
1 14 (93.33%) Programme Management
1 14 (93.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 14 (93.33%) Marketing
1 14 (93.33%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) High Availability
5 4 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (20.00%) PaaS
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) SCCM
6 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Symantec
7 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 14 (93.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Datadog
3 1 (6.67%) IaaS
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
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
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Redis
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.67%) Cloudera CDH
2 1 (6.67%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Bazaar
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
1 14 (93.33%) Manufacturing
1 14 (93.33%) Marketing
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Solr Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) Django
3 1 (6.67%) Kafka
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Over-the-Top Content
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%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) Digital Marketing
1 14 (93.33%) Programme Management
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Data Deduplication
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Server Building
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Go
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (13.33%) R
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) PhD
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
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%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
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%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Salt
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (13.33%) Terraform
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
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