Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 73 161
Rank change year-on-year 0 +88 +16
Contract jobs citing Electronics 134 141 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.84% 3.04% 0.63%
As % of the General category 8.53% 9.86% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 98 9
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +20.59% +37.10%
10th Percentile £427 £319 £198
90th Percentile £600 £619 £688
England median daily rate £513 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +7.89% +18.75% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 17
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.27% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £19.15 £37.50 £30.35
90th Percentile £58.00 £46.75 £47.80
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -1.30%

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 1,571 1,430 1,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.28% 30.82% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 902 893
East of England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +5.85%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £240
90th Percentile £600 £593 £588
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 84 151
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% +20.69% -10.77%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.15 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.10 £47.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £27.08 £24.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.41% -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 18 July 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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +12 100 £525 -2.33% 33
Cambridgeshire -18 23 £320 -5.19% 77
Hertfordshire -2 6 - - 32
Suffolk - 3 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £488 - 4
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 105 (78.36%) Telecoms
2 102 (76.12%) Manufacturing
3 101 (75.37%) Finance
3 101 (75.37%) Programme Management
3 101 (75.37%) SAP
3 101 (75.37%) Business Intelligence
3 101 (75.37%) Marketing
3 101 (75.37%) Digital Marketing
4 87 (64.93%) Greenfield Project
5 79 (58.96%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (57.46%) TDD
7 74 (55.22%) SOA
8 69 (51.49%) Web Services
9 66 (49.25%) SOAP
10 65 (48.51%) Java
11 60 (44.78%) Middleware
11 60 (44.78%) RESTful
12 52 (38.81%) XML
13 50 (37.31%) Oracle
14 49 (36.57%) Maven
14 49 (36.57%) WSO2
15 48 (35.82%) Apache Camel
15 48 (35.82%) Oracle Service Bus
15 48 (35.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 48 (35.82%) Mule
16 46 (34.33%) JSON
17 40 (29.85%) XSLT
18 39 (29.10%) XPath
19 38 (28.36%) Scrum
20 34 (25.37%) 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 48 (35.82%) Mule
1 48 (35.82%) Oracle Service Bus
1 48 (35.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.99%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.75%) Autodesk Inventor
1 1 (0.75%) Doxygen
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.75%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) Wireless
2 2 (1.49%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.49%) FTP
2 2 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.75%) FlexRay
3 1 (0.75%) NFC
3 1 (0.75%) WLAN
3 1 (0.75%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.49%) DataStage
1 2 (1.49%) DB2
1 2 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (1.49%) Informix
1 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.49%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 49 (36.57%) Maven
2 11 (8.21%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.72%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.97%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.75%) CMake
5 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.75%) JMeter
5 1 (0.75%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.75%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) Trac
General
1 105 (78.36%) Telecoms
2 102 (76.12%) Manufacturing
3 101 (75.37%) Finance
3 101 (75.37%) Marketing
4 7 (5.22%) Automotive
5 2 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.49%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Law
6 1 (0.75%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (41.79%) Developer
2 39 (29.10%) Senior Developer
3 38 (28.36%) Integration Developer
4 26 (19.40%) SOA Developer
5 15 (11.19%) Agile Developer
5 15 (11.19%) Java Developer
5 15 (11.19%) Senior Agile Developer
6 11 (8.21%) Lead Developer
7 10 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Scrum Master
8 9 (6.72%) Architect
9 8 (5.97%) Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Lead Java Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Technical Business Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Tester
10 7 (5.22%) Lead Architect
10 7 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (51.49%) Web Services
2 66 (49.25%) SOAP
3 60 (44.78%) Middleware
3 60 (44.78%) RESTful
4 52 (38.81%) XML
5 48 (35.82%) Apache Camel
6 46 (34.33%) JSON
7 40 (29.85%) XSLT
8 34 (25.37%) Swagger
8 34 (25.37%) WireMock
9 9 (6.72%) REST
10 6 (4.48%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (3.73%) HTML
11 5 (3.73%) JSON Schema
11 5 (3.73%) XML Schema
12 3 (2.24%) WSDL
13 1 (0.75%) CSS
13 1 (0.75%) CSS3
13 1 (0.75%) J2EE
13 1 (0.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (64.93%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (2.24%) ASIC
4 2 (1.49%) CAN bus
4 2 (1.49%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.49%) Optoelectronics
4 2 (1.49%) VHDL
5 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Vector Graphics
5 1 (0.75%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.46%) Linux
2 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (2.24%) Windows
3 2 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.49%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (1.49%) VxWorks
3 2 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (75.37%) Business Intelligence
1 101 (75.37%) Digital Marketing
1 101 (75.37%) Programme Management
2 79 (58.96%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (57.46%) TDD
4 74 (55.22%) SOA
5 38 (28.36%) Scrum
6 22 (16.42%) DevOps
7 13 (9.70%) Test Automation
8 12 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (8.96%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.21%) Coaching
10 10 (7.46%) Configuration Management
10 10 (7.46%) Kanban
11 9 (6.72%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (6.72%) Microservices
11 9 (6.72%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (6.72%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 8 (5.97%) API Testing
12 8 (5.97%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (48.51%) Java
2 39 (29.10%) XPath
3 25 (18.66%) Java 8
4 9 (6.72%) Python
5 8 (5.97%) C
5 8 (5.97%) C++
5 8 (5.97%) Groovy
6 6 (4.48%) Java 9
7 5 (3.73%) SQL
8 3 (2.24%) Embedded C++
8 3 (2.24%) Perl
9 2 (1.49%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) Degree
1 9 (6.72%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.49%) ISEB
4 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.49%) IEC 62304
1 2 (1.49%) MISRA
2 1 (0.75%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.75%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) Firmware
2 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.49%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (7.46%) Ansible
2 8 (5.97%) Terraform
3 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 101 (75.37%) SAP
2 50 (37.31%) Oracle
3 49 (36.57%) WSO2
4 5 (3.73%) Talend
5 3 (2.24%) EMC
6 2 (1.49%) IBM
6 2 (1.49%) Teradata
7 1 (0.75%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.75%) MKS