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 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 80 92
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12  
Contract jobs citing Electronics 2 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.92% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.36% 2.92% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Median daily rate £450 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £399 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £665 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +22.58% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
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 East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 548 479 517
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 35.61% 31.58% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 319 321
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 19
Median hourly rate £43.50 £32.50 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.84% +211.30%  
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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (75.00%) Marketing
1 6 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) CAD
3 1 (12.50%) Primavera
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) FTP

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:

Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (75.00%) Marketing
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Architect
1 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
1 1 (12.50%) QC Manager
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Architect
1 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
1 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 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) CAD
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) FPGA Design
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Order to Cash
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded 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
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Altera
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft