Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 20 September 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 58 160
Rank change year-on-year -10 +102 +3
Contract jobs citing Electronics 160 178 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.18% 3.64% 0.79%
As % of the General category 9.96% 11.05% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 111 19
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +50.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £317 £319 £198
90th Percentile £600 £613 £600
England median daily rate £488 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +2.63% +18.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 31 14
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.52% +3.33%
10th Percentile £32.60 £31.25 £29.68
90th Percentile £62.50 £49.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £44.50 £40.25 £39.75
% change year-on-year +10.56% +1.26% +6.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,606 1,611 1,657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.91% 32.95% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 981 911
East of England median daily rate £450 £433 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +2.98% +5.00%
10th Percentile £262 £263 £220
90th Percentile £595 £600 £575
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 102 155
East of England median hourly rate £18.32 £40.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.21% +29.03% -4.62%
10th Percentile £12.25 £17.28 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.43 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% +8.51% +2.17%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the East of England

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in the East of England

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in the East of England

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in the East of England

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Electronics in the East of England

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -8 119 £525 -2.33% 23
Cambridgeshire -9 36 £300 -11.11% 83
Suffolk -9 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 46
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 119 (74.38%) Telecoms
1 119 (74.38%) Manufacturing
2 118 (73.75%) Finance
2 118 (73.75%) Programme Management
2 118 (73.75%) Marketing
2 118 (73.75%) SAP
2 118 (73.75%) Business Intelligence
2 118 (73.75%) Digital Marketing
3 97 (60.63%) Web Services
4 89 (55.63%) SOA
5 88 (55.00%) Greenfield Project
6 87 (54.38%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (53.13%) TDD
8 77 (48.13%) SOAP
8 77 (48.13%) Middleware
9 72 (45.00%) Java
10 69 (43.13%) RESTful
11 53 (33.13%) Mule
11 53 (33.13%) WSO2
11 53 (33.13%) Apache Camel
12 52 (32.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 52 (32.50%) Oracle Service Bus
12 52 (32.50%) XML
12 52 (32.50%) Oracle
13 44 (27.50%) JSON
14 39 (24.38%) Scrum
15 38 (23.75%) Maven
16 36 (22.50%) XSLT
17 35 (21.88%) Java 8
18 34 (21.25%) XPath

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 53 (33.13%) Mule
2 52 (32.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 52 (32.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (3.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.63%) GitHub
4 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) Wireless
2 4 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.88%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.88%) WLAN
4 1 (0.63%) NFC
Development Applications
1 38 (23.75%) Maven
2 15 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.75%) Jenkins
4 12 (7.50%) SoapUI
5 4 (2.50%) JIRA
6 3 (1.88%) JMeter
7 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.25%) GCC
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 119 (74.38%) Manufacturing
1 119 (74.38%) Telecoms
2 118 (73.75%) Finance
2 118 (73.75%) Marketing
3 4 (2.50%) Automotive
4 2 (1.25%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.25%) Banking
4 2 (1.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.25%) Law
4 2 (1.25%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (37.50%) Developer
2 43 (26.88%) Senior Developer
3 40 (25.00%) Integration Developer
4 27 (16.88%) SOA Developer
5 25 (15.63%) Java Developer
6 23 (14.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (10.63%) Agile Developer
8 16 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
9 14 (8.75%) Senior DevOps
9 14 (8.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 14 (8.75%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (8.75%) Tester
10 12 (7.50%) Author
10 12 (7.50%) Lead Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Technical Author
11 11 (6.88%) Automation Tester
11 11 (6.88%) Lead Java Developer
12 9 (5.63%) Software Engineer
13 8 (5.00%) Business Analyst
13 8 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (60.63%) Web Services
2 77 (48.13%) Middleware
2 77 (48.13%) SOAP
3 69 (43.13%) RESTful
4 53 (33.13%) Apache Camel
5 52 (32.50%) XML
6 44 (27.50%) JSON
7 36 (22.50%) XSLT
8 32 (20.00%) Swagger
8 32 (20.00%) WireMock
9 12 (7.50%) REST
10 8 (5.00%) HTML
11 7 (4.38%) WSDL
12 3 (1.88%) Elastic Stack
12 3 (1.88%) XML Schema
13 2 (1.25%) CSS
13 2 (1.25%) JSON Schema
14 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
14 1 (0.63%) CSS3
14 1 (0.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 88 (55.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (2.50%) VHDL
3 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.25%) CAN bus
4 2 (1.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.25%) Optoelectronics
4 2 (1.25%) Vector Graphics
4 2 (1.25%) Verilog
5 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.63%) ASIC
5 1 (0.63%) Life Science
5 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.75%) Linux
2 13 (8.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.25%) Android
3 2 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.25%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (1.25%) Unix
3 2 (1.25%) VxWorks
3 2 (1.25%) Windows
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (73.75%) Business Intelligence
1 118 (73.75%) Digital Marketing
1 118 (73.75%) Programme Management
2 89 (55.63%) SOA
3 87 (54.38%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (53.13%) TDD
5 39 (24.38%) Scrum
6 31 (19.38%) DevOps
7 22 (13.75%) Configuration Management
8 18 (11.25%) Test Automation
9 16 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (9.38%) Software Engineering
11 13 (8.13%) Computer Architecture
11 13 (8.13%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (7.50%) API Testing
12 12 (7.50%) Open Source
13 10 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
14 8 (5.00%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.00%) SDET
15 7 (4.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 72 (45.00%) Java
2 35 (21.88%) Java 8
3 34 (21.25%) XPath
4 15 (9.38%) Python
5 12 (7.50%) C
5 12 (7.50%) C++
5 12 (7.50%) Groovy
6 9 (5.63%) Java 9
7 6 (3.75%) Perl
8 3 (1.88%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.88%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.63%) C#
10 1 (0.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.25%) Degree
2 5 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.25%) ISEB
5 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.25%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) MCP
6 1 (0.63%) MCSA
6 1 (0.63%) MCSE
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.25%) IEC 62304
1 2 (1.25%) MISRA
2 1 (0.63%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.63%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.13%) Firmware
2 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (14.38%) Ansible
2 21 (13.13%) Terraform
3 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 118 (73.75%) SAP
2 53 (33.13%) WSO2
3 52 (32.50%) Oracle
4 7 (4.38%) Talend
5 4 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.63%) Altera
6 1 (0.63%) EMC
6 1 (0.63%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.63%) Xilinx