Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 77 63
Rank change year-on-year -18 -14 +92
Contract jobs citing Electronics 98 159 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.30% 3.18% 3.62%
As % of the General category 6.89% 8.83% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 129 117
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +39.46%
10th Percentile £142 £322 £319
90th Percentile £550 £600 £605
England median daily rate £500 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
East of England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £33.40 £32.60 £30.25
90th Percentile £56.00 £58.50 £47.35
England median hourly rate £45.75 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.98% +10.00% +5.26%

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 1,423 1,801 1,765
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.42% 35.99% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 1,015 1,129
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £250
90th Percentile £606 £597 £595
England median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 106 105
East of England median hourly rate £17.34 £17.73 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.20% -43.71% +11.74%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £13.80
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.13 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.00 £22.93 £21.90
% change year-on-year +0.31% +4.70% +4.29%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 54 £525 - 12
Cambridgeshire -6 31 £185 -38.33% 100
Hertfordshire +4 9 £225 - 29
Norfolk -2 3 - - 2
Bedfordshire +16 1 - - 9
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 65 (66.33%) Telecoms
2 61 (62.24%) Finance
2 61 (62.24%) Manufacturing
2 61 (62.24%) Programme Management
2 61 (62.24%) SAP
2 61 (62.24%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (62.24%) Marketing
2 61 (62.24%) Digital Marketing
2 61 (62.24%) Public Sector
3 51 (52.04%) Web Services
4 50 (51.02%) TDD
5 49 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (50.00%) SOAP
5 49 (50.00%) SOA
5 49 (50.00%) RESTful
6 45 (45.92%) Mule
6 45 (45.92%) Oracle Service Bus
6 45 (45.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 45 (45.92%) WSO2
6 45 (45.92%) Apache Camel
6 45 (45.92%) Middleware
6 45 (45.92%) Oracle
6 45 (45.92%) Java
7 40 (40.82%) Greenfield Project
8 36 (36.73%) Java 8
9 29 (29.59%) Talend
10 20 (20.41%) XML
11 15 (15.31%) XSLT
11 15 (15.31%) Degree
12 14 (14.29%) C

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 45 (45.92%) Mule
1 45 (45.92%) Oracle Service Bus
1 45 (45.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
2 1 (1.02%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Doxygen
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.02%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.02%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) GCP
1 2 (2.04%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.02%) Azure
2 1 (1.02%) BrowserStack
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) Wireless
2 2 (2.04%) 5G
2 2 (2.04%) GPRS
2 2 (2.04%) GSM
2 2 (2.04%) LTE
2 2 (2.04%) SMS
2 2 (2.04%) UMTS
2 2 (2.04%) WCDMA
2 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.02%) 4G
3 1 (1.02%) 802.11
3 1 (1.02%) DHCP
3 1 (1.02%) DNS
3 1 (1.02%) DSL
3 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.02%) FTP
3 1 (1.02%) HTTP
3 1 (1.02%) Telnet
3 1 (1.02%) WAN
3 1 (1.02%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Maven
2 2 (2.04%) Gerrit
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.04%) webpack
3 1 (1.02%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.02%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.02%) JIRA
3 1 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (1.02%) Trac
3 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (66.33%) Telecoms
2 61 (62.24%) Finance
2 61 (62.24%) Manufacturing
2 61 (62.24%) Marketing
2 61 (62.24%) Public Sector
3 7 (7.14%) Banking
3 7 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.02%) Automotive
5 1 (1.02%) Law
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (52.04%) Developer
2 45 (45.92%) Java Developer
3 44 (44.90%) Senior Developer
4 43 (43.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Author
6 7 (7.14%) Integration Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Technical Author
7 6 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Firmware Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Embedded C Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Product Business Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Product Owner
9 4 (4.08%) SOA Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Technical Product Owner
10 3 (3.06%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (52.04%) Web Services
2 49 (50.00%) RESTful
2 49 (50.00%) SOAP
3 45 (45.92%) Apache Camel
3 45 (45.92%) Middleware
4 20 (20.41%) XML
5 15 (15.31%) XSLT
6 11 (11.22%) JSON
6 11 (11.22%) Swagger
6 11 (11.22%) WireMock
7 8 (8.16%) HTML
7 8 (8.16%) Lambda Expressions
8 4 (4.08%) REST
9 3 (3.06%) Spring
9 3 (3.06%) Spring Integration
10 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.04%) CSS
10 2 (2.04%) Express
10 2 (2.04%) Node.js
10 2 (2.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 40 (40.82%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.10%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.04%) Analogue Electronics
3 2 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.04%) NHS
3 2 (2.04%) User Experience
4 1 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.02%) STB
4 1 (1.02%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Windows
3 5 (5.10%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.02%) Android
5 1 (1.02%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (62.24%) Business Intelligence
1 61 (62.24%) Digital Marketing
1 61 (62.24%) Programme Management
2 50 (51.02%) TDD
3 49 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (50.00%) SOA
4 11 (11.22%) Software Engineering
5 9 (9.18%) Mathematics
6 7 (7.14%) Computer Architecture
7 6 (6.12%) Scrum
8 5 (5.10%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.08%) DevOps
9 4 (4.08%) Product Roadmap
9 4 (4.08%) Sequence Diagram
10 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
11 2 (2.04%) Collaborative Working
11 2 (2.04%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 2 (2.04%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (2.04%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.92%) Java
2 36 (36.73%) Java 8
3 14 (14.29%) C
4 11 (11.22%) XPath
5 6 (6.12%) C++
5 6 (6.12%) Embedded C
5 6 (6.12%) Python
6 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.04%) Perl
6 2 (2.04%) PHP
6 2 (2.04%) SQL
7 1 (1.02%) C#
7 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) CCNA
2 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.04%) MCSE
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Firmware
2 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 61 (62.24%) SAP
2 45 (45.92%) Oracle
2 45 (45.92%) WSO2
3 29 (29.59%) Talend
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco
5 2 (2.04%) BMC
5 2 (2.04%) Google
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.04%) Perforce
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.04%) Remedy
5 2 (2.04%) VMware
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe
6 1 (1.02%) Cadence
6 1 (1.02%) Synopsys