The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 90 92
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing Electronics 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.40% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the General category 1.20% 0.54% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £575 £213 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +170.70% -55.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £213 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £709 £213 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £363
% change year-on-year +10.41% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% -  
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 East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 501 555 604
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 33.44% 34.01% 36.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 354 340
Median daily rate £425 £370 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -11.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 21
Median hourly rate £28.75 £10.44 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +175.38% -34.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £9.72 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.25 £35.00
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 East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in the East Midlands

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in the East Midlands

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in the East Midlands

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +1 1 £210 - 2
Derbyshire - 1 £550 - 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) Automotive
4 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Abaqus
5 1 (12.50%) Altera
5 1 (12.50%) SAP GTS
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (12.50%) Order to Cash
5 1 (12.50%) FPGA Design
5 1 (12.50%) VHDL
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) QA

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (12.50%) Primavera
2 1 (12.50%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) CAD
2 1 (12.50%) CAE
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Order to Cash
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Altera
2 1 (12.50%) EMC