Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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 of England
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 158 175
Rank change year-on-year +89 +17 -31
Contract jobs citing Electronics 150 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.21% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the General category 10.35% 2.22% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 12 6
East of England median daily rate £519 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.06% +37.10% -2.75%
10th Percentile £319 £209 £235
90th Percentile £619 £679 £383
England median daily rate £475 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +18.75% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 13
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £37.50 £30.35 £32.25
90th Percentile £46.75 £46.60 £44.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +6.64%

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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1449 1663 1744
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.98% 32.30% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 869 956
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £226 £225
90th Percentile £595 £575 £588
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 157 131
East of England median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £12.84 £15.75 £13.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% -

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 2017. 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 +45 105 £538 +2.38% 9
Cambridgeshire +26 43 £338 -20.59% 40
Hertfordshire -10 1 £288 +49.35%
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 129 (86.00%) Telecoms
2 108 (72.00%) Finance
2 108 (72.00%) Manufacturing
3 107 (71.33%) Programme Management
3 107 (71.33%) Marketing
3 107 (71.33%) SAP
3 107 (71.33%) Business Intelligence
3 107 (71.33%) Digital Marketing
4 104 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (64.00%) TDD
6 94 (62.67%) SOA
7 90 (60.00%) Middleware
8 64 (42.67%) JSON
9 62 (41.33%) XML
10 61 (40.67%) Greenfield Project
11 58 (38.67%) Swagger
11 58 (38.67%) XSLT
11 58 (38.67%) XPath
12 56 (37.33%) Oracle
12 56 (37.33%) WSO2
13 55 (36.67%) Apache Camel
13 55 (36.67%) Oracle Service Bus
13 55 (36.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 55 (36.67%) Mule
13 55 (36.67%) WireMock
13 55 (36.67%) Maven
14 41 (27.33%) Scrum
15 39 (26.00%) DevOps
16 34 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (22.00%) Degree

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 55 (36.67%) Mule
1 55 (36.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 55 (36.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.67%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) IaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.67%) Wireless
2 7 (4.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (3.33%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.33%) HTTP
5 2 (1.33%) Internet
5 2 (1.33%) SSL
6 1 (0.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 55 (36.67%) Maven
2 31 (20.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.33%) SoapUI
4 5 (3.33%) Subversion
5 4 (2.67%) JIRA
6 2 (1.33%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.33%) Buildbot
6 2 (1.33%) CMake
6 2 (1.33%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.67%) JMeter
General
1 129 (86.00%) Telecoms
2 108 (72.00%) Finance
2 108 (72.00%) Manufacturing
3 107 (71.33%) Marketing
4 4 (2.67%) Local Government
5 3 (2.00%) Automotive
5 3 (2.00%) Back Office
6 2 (1.33%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (46.00%) Developer
2 46 (30.67%) Agile Developer
3 44 (29.33%) Integration Developer
3 44 (29.33%) SOA Developer
4 28 (18.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 24 (16.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 22 (14.67%) Senior Developer
7 20 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
8 16 (10.67%) Integration Engineer
8 16 (10.67%) Lead Developer
9 13 (8.67%) Software Test Engineer
9 13 (8.67%) Test Engineer
10 12 (8.00%) Senior Agile Developer
11 11 (7.33%) Audio Engineer
12 10 (6.67%) Software Engineer
13 9 (6.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 9 (6.00%) Python Developer
14 7 (4.67%) C++ Software Engineer
14 7 (4.67%) Senior DevOps
15 6 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (60.00%) Middleware
2 64 (42.67%) JSON
3 62 (41.33%) XML
4 58 (38.67%) Swagger
4 58 (38.67%) XSLT
5 55 (36.67%) Apache Camel
5 55 (36.67%) WireMock
6 13 (8.67%) SOAP
7 12 (8.00%) Web Services
8 10 (6.67%) RESTful
9 7 (4.67%) .NET
10 6 (4.00%) WSDL
10 6 (4.00%) XSD
11 4 (2.67%) JSON Schema
12 3 (2.00%) .NET Framework
12 3 (2.00%) Play Framework
12 3 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
13 1 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
13 1 (0.67%) HTML
13 1 (0.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (40.67%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.33%) Device Driver
4 4 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.33%) Social Media
6 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.67%) NHS
6 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Linux
2 5 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (2.67%) Nucleus RTOS
3 4 (2.67%) VxWorks
4 3 (2.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.00%) Windows
5 2 (1.33%) CentOS
5 2 (1.33%) Fedora
5 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.33%) Unix
6 1 (0.67%) Android
6 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) ThreadX
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (71.33%) Business Intelligence
1 107 (71.33%) Digital Marketing
1 107 (71.33%) Programme Management
2 104 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (64.00%) TDD
4 94 (62.67%) SOA
5 41 (27.33%) Scrum
6 39 (26.00%) DevOps
7 34 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (19.33%) Configuration Management
9 19 (12.67%) Test Automation
10 13 (8.67%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.33%) Mathematics
11 11 (7.33%) Test Scripting
12 10 (6.67%) Digital Signal Processing
12 10 (6.67%) Signal Processing
13 7 (4.67%) Coaching
13 7 (4.67%) Continuous Delivery
14 5 (3.33%) Device Driver Development
14 5 (3.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.67%) XPath
2 28 (18.67%) Python
3 26 (17.33%) C
4 17 (11.33%) Embedded C
4 17 (11.33%) Java
5 13 (8.67%) Tcl
6 12 (8.00%) C++
7 7 (4.67%) Embedded C++
8 6 (4.00%) C#
8 6 (4.00%) SQL
9 5 (3.33%) Groovy
10 3 (2.00%) R
10 3 (2.00%) Ruby
11 2 (1.33%) Perl
11 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.33%) X++
12 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (22.00%) Degree
2 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) MISRA
2 1 (0.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (4.00%) Firmware
2 5 (3.33%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Systems Management
1 30 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (19.33%) Puppet
3 5 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 107 (71.33%) SAP
2 56 (37.33%) Oracle
2 56 (37.33%) WSO2
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.67%) EMC
4 1 (0.67%) webMethods
4 1 (0.67%) Xamarin
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