Period
to 19 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 56 135
Rank change year-on-year -10 +79 +26
Contract jobs citing Electronics 175 189 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.47% 3.72% 1.18%
As % of the General category 10.70% 10.68% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 111 31
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +46.43% +12.90%
10th Percentile £322 £325 £203
90th Percentile £600 £600 £538
England median daily rate £488 £475 £401
% change year-on-year +2.63% +18.60% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 40 12
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £41.75 £28.75 £32.50
90th Percentile £56.50 £51.38 £43.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -

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 1,635 1,770 1,506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.39% 34.86% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 1,031 884
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.85% +0.38%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £206
90th Percentile £600 £599 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 128 120
East of England median hourly rate £17.73 £40.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.68% +20.30% +27.88%
10th Percentile £12.25 £14.25 £13.98
90th Percentile £49.38 £50.92 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.06 £25.12 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.24% +0.48% +0.60%

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 November 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 November 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 November 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 -10 132 £525 - 21
Cambridgeshire -12 39 £324 +7.83% 110
Hertfordshire - 3 £247 - 40
Norfolk - 1 - - 3
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 136 (77.71%) Manufacturing
2 134 (76.57%) Telecoms
3 133 (76.00%) Finance
3 133 (76.00%) Programme Management
3 133 (76.00%) SAP
3 133 (76.00%) Business Intelligence
3 133 (76.00%) Marketing
3 133 (76.00%) Digital Marketing
4 107 (61.14%) Web Services
5 101 (57.71%) Greenfield Project
6 95 (54.29%) SOA
6 95 (54.29%) TDD
7 91 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (49.71%) SOAP
9 80 (45.71%) Middleware
10 76 (43.43%) Java
11 73 (41.71%) RESTful
12 62 (35.43%) XML
13 52 (29.71%) Mule
13 52 (29.71%) WSO2
13 52 (29.71%) Apache Camel
14 51 (29.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 51 (29.14%) Oracle Service Bus
14 51 (29.14%) Oracle
15 47 (26.86%) JSON
16 45 (25.71%) Scrum
17 38 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
18 36 (20.57%) XSLT
18 36 (20.57%) Maven
18 36 (20.57%) Java 8

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 52 (29.71%) Mule
2 51 (29.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 51 (29.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (4.00%) CMS
4 6 (3.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.57%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.57%) GitHub
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.57%) Wireless
2 5 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (2.29%) Bluetooth
3 4 (2.29%) WLAN
4 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 36 (20.57%) Maven
2 18 (10.29%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.14%) SoapUI
4 13 (7.43%) Git (software)
5 10 (5.71%) JIRA
6 3 (1.71%) JMeter
7 2 (1.14%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.14%) GCC
8 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.57%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 136 (77.71%) Manufacturing
2 134 (76.57%) Telecoms
3 133 (76.00%) Finance
3 133 (76.00%) Marketing
4 2 (1.14%) Banking
4 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.14%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.57%) Automotive
5 1 (0.57%) Billing
5 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (33.71%) Developer
2 41 (23.43%) Senior Developer
3 39 (22.29%) Integration Developer
4 30 (17.14%) Java Developer
5 26 (14.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 24 (13.71%) SOA Developer
7 19 (10.86%) Tester
8 18 (10.29%) Agile Developer
8 18 (10.29%) Senior DevOps
8 18 (10.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 18 (10.29%) Senior Java Developer
9 17 (9.71%) Author
9 17 (9.71%) Senior Agile Developer
9 17 (9.71%) Technical Author
10 16 (9.14%) Automation Tester
11 13 (7.43%) Lead Developer
12 12 (6.86%) Lead Java Developer
12 12 (6.86%) Software Engineer
13 11 (6.29%) Embedded Engineer
14 10 (5.71%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (61.14%) Web Services
2 87 (49.71%) SOAP
3 80 (45.71%) Middleware
4 73 (41.71%) RESTful
5 62 (35.43%) XML
6 52 (29.71%) Apache Camel
7 47 (26.86%) JSON
8 36 (20.57%) XSLT
9 33 (18.86%) Swagger
9 33 (18.86%) WireMock
10 19 (10.86%) REST
11 9 (5.14%) HTML
11 9 (5.14%) WSDL
12 3 (1.71%) XML Schema
13 2 (1.14%) CSS
13 2 (1.14%) Elastic Stack
14 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
14 1 (0.57%) CSS3
14 1 (0.57%) JMS
14 1 (0.57%) JSON Schema
Miscellaneous
1 101 (57.71%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (3.43%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (2.29%) VHDL
4 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (1.71%) Life Science
4 3 (1.71%) NHS
5 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.14%) Vector Graphics
5 2 (1.14%) Verilog
6 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.57%) ASIC
6 1 (0.57%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.57%) PACS
6 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.00%) Linux
2 13 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.71%) Android
3 3 (1.71%) Nucleus RTOS
3 3 (1.71%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.14%) Unix
5 1 (0.57%) Windows
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (76.00%) Business Intelligence
1 133 (76.00%) Digital Marketing
1 133 (76.00%) Programme Management
2 95 (54.29%) SOA
2 95 (54.29%) TDD
3 91 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (25.71%) Scrum
5 34 (19.43%) DevOps
6 25 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 22 (12.57%) Test Automation
8 20 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (9.71%) Software Engineering
10 16 (9.14%) API Testing
10 16 (9.14%) Open Source
11 13 (7.43%) Computer Architecture
11 13 (7.43%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (7.43%) Deployment Automation
12 10 (5.71%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.71%) SDET
13 9 (5.14%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (43.43%) Java
2 36 (20.57%) Java 8
3 33 (18.86%) XPath
4 18 (10.29%) Python
5 16 (9.14%) Groovy
6 15 (8.57%) C
7 14 (8.00%) C++
8 9 (5.14%) Java 9
9 7 (4.00%) Perl
10 5 (2.86%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.29%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.57%) C#
13 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.29%) Degree
2 6 (3.43%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) HNC
5 1 (0.57%) HND
5 1 (0.57%) MCP
5 1 (0.57%) MCSA
5 1 (0.57%) MCSE
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) IEC 62304
2 2 (1.14%) ISO 13485
2 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) COSHH
3 1 (0.57%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.57%) MISRA
3 1 (0.57%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) Firmware
2 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (14.86%) Ansible
2 20 (11.43%) Terraform
3 6 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 133 (76.00%) SAP
2 52 (29.71%) WSO2
3 51 (29.14%) Oracle
4 9 (5.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.14%) Talend
5 2 (1.14%) Altera
6 1 (0.57%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.57%) Xilinx