Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 111 150
Rank change year-on-year +31 +39 -10
Contract jobs citing Electronics 128 78 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.87% 1.78% 0.69%
As % of the General category 8.06% 5.71% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 57 11
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £281 £244
90th Percentile £600 £575 £688
England median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 17
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £18.50 £35.38 £23.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.50 £47.80
England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +9.59%

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 1,588 1,367 1,616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.64% 31.26% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 867 866
East of England median daily rate £473 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.24% -3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £263 £223 £242
90th Percentile £600 £575 £590
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 99 133
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +39.53% -34.85%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.32 £14.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £46.65
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.13
% change year-on-year +4.00% -4.31% +16.11%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +37 93 £525 +10.53% 16
Cambridgeshire -22 22 £304 -14.74% 79
Hertfordshire -6 8 £375 +39.53% 22
Bedfordshire - 2 £488 - 9
Suffolk - 2 - - 2
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 96 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 95 (74.22%) Manufacturing
3 94 (73.44%) Finance
3 94 (73.44%) Programme Management
4 93 (72.66%) SAP
4 93 (72.66%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (72.66%) Marketing
4 93 (72.66%) Digital Marketing
5 81 (63.28%) Greenfield Project
6 74 (57.81%) TDD
7 73 (57.03%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (53.91%) SOA
9 62 (48.44%) SOAP
10 60 (46.88%) Web Services
11 58 (45.31%) Middleware
12 56 (43.75%) XML
13 55 (42.97%) Maven
14 54 (42.19%) JSON
15 52 (40.63%) RESTful
16 48 (37.50%) Oracle
17 47 (36.72%) WSO2
18 46 (35.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 46 (35.94%) Oracle Service Bus
18 46 (35.94%) Mule
19 44 (34.38%) XPath
19 44 (34.38%) Apache Camel
19 44 (34.38%) XSLT
20 43 (33.59%) Java
21 39 (30.47%) Swagger
21 39 (30.47%) WireMock

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 46 (35.94%) Mule
1 46 (35.94%) Oracle Service Bus
1 46 (35.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.78%) Autodesk Inventor
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.56%) FlexRay
2 2 (1.56%) FTP
3 1 (0.78%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.78%) WLAN
3 1 (0.78%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.56%) DataStage
1 2 (1.56%) DB2
1 2 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (1.56%) Informix
1 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.56%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 55 (42.97%) Maven
2 9 (7.03%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.25%) SoapUI
4 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.78%) CMake
5 1 (0.78%) Subversion
5 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) Trac
5 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 95 (74.22%) Manufacturing
3 94 (73.44%) Finance
4 93 (72.66%) Marketing
5 7 (5.47%) Automotive
6 5 (3.91%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (42.19%) Developer
2 47 (36.72%) Integration Developer
3 33 (25.78%) Senior Developer
4 21 (16.41%) SOA Developer
5 15 (11.72%) Agile Developer
5 15 (11.72%) Lead Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Senior Agile Developer
7 9 (7.03%) Scrum Master
8 8 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.25%) Senior Tester
8 8 (6.25%) Tester
9 7 (5.47%) Analyst
9 7 (5.47%) Architect
9 7 (5.47%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.47%) SOA Analyst
9 7 (5.47%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (5.47%) Technical Business Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Electronics Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.91%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (48.44%) SOAP
2 60 (46.88%) Web Services
3 58 (45.31%) Middleware
4 56 (43.75%) XML
5 54 (42.19%) JSON
6 52 (40.63%) RESTful
7 44 (34.38%) Apache Camel
7 44 (34.38%) XSLT
8 39 (30.47%) Swagger
8 39 (30.47%) WireMock
9 8 (6.25%) WSDL
10 7 (5.47%) JSON Schema
10 7 (5.47%) REST
11 5 (3.91%) Elastic Stack
12 3 (2.34%) XSD
13 2 (1.56%) HTML
13 2 (1.56%) XML Schema
13 2 (1.56%) Yocto
14 1 (0.78%) J2EE
14 1 (0.78%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 81 (63.28%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (3.13%) VHDL
4 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.56%) ASIC
5 2 (1.56%) CAN bus
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.56%) NHS
5 2 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.78%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Linux
2 7 (5.47%) Windows
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (73.44%) Programme Management
2 93 (72.66%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (72.66%) Digital Marketing
3 74 (57.81%) TDD
4 73 (57.03%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (53.91%) SOA
6 35 (27.34%) Scrum
7 22 (17.19%) DevOps
8 10 (7.81%) Coaching
9 9 (7.03%) Kanban
9 9 (7.03%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 8 (6.25%) API Testing
10 8 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (5.47%) API Design
11 7 (5.47%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.47%) Microservices
11 7 (5.47%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.47%) UML
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.38%) XPath
2 43 (33.59%) Java
3 9 (7.03%) C++
3 9 (7.03%) Python
4 8 (6.25%) Groovy
5 7 (5.47%) C
6 6 (4.69%) Java 8
7 4 (3.13%) Embedded C
7 4 (3.13%) SQL
8 3 (2.34%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (7.81%) Degree
2 6 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.56%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.56%) MCSE
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.78%) HNC
4 1 (0.78%) HND
4 1 (0.78%) ISEB
4 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Firmware
2 3 (2.34%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.56%) Docker
3 2 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) Ansible
2 4 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.13%) Puppet
3 3 (2.34%) Terraform
4 2 (1.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 93 (72.66%) SAP
2 48 (37.50%) Oracle
3 47 (36.72%) WSO2
4 3 (2.34%) EMC
5 2 (1.56%) IBM
5 2 (1.56%) Talend
5 2 (1.56%) Teradata
5 2 (1.56%) VMware
6 1 (0.78%) Altera
6 1 (0.78%) Atmel
6 1 (0.78%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.78%) MKS
6 1 (0.78%) Xilinx