Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 63 81
Rank change year-on-year +47 +18 -6
Contract jobs citing Electronics 120 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.27% 2.07% 0.74%
As % of the General category 38.34% 5.44% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 15 1
Essex median daily rate £525 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +90.00% -41.18%
East of England median daily rate £513 £350 £310
% change year-on-year +46.43% +12.90% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Essex median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +10.34% -14.71%
10th Percentile £20.00 £32.80 £32.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £41.00 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -2.60%

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 313 331 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.82% 38.00% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 189 277
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £309 £225 £231
90th Percentile £604 £525 £508
East of England median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 71 84
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.24% +5.83%
10th Percentile £18.25 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.00 £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year +20.30% +27.88% -13.33%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Essex

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Electronics in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Essex

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Essex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in Essex

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Essex

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Essex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Electronics in Essex

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Chelmsford +10 5 £538 +465.79%
Witham - 2 £519 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Electronics
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 116 (96.67%) SAP
1 116 (96.67%) Business Intelligence
1 116 (96.67%) Telecoms
1 116 (96.67%) Finance
1 116 (96.67%) Manufacturing
1 116 (96.67%) Programme Management
1 116 (96.67%) Marketing
1 116 (96.67%) Digital Marketing
2 115 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (94.17%) TDD
4 110 (91.67%) SOA
5 107 (89.17%) Middleware
6 83 (69.17%) XML
7 81 (67.50%) JSON
7 81 (67.50%) Greenfield Project
8 72 (60.00%) Oracle
8 72 (60.00%) Mule
8 72 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 72 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 72 (60.00%) WSO2
8 72 (60.00%) Apache Camel
9 71 (59.17%) Swagger
9 71 (59.17%) WireMock
9 71 (59.17%) XPath
9 71 (59.17%) Maven
9 71 (59.17%) XSLT
10 41 (34.17%) Scrum
11 35 (29.17%) SOAP
12 30 (25.00%) Web Services
12 30 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 72 (60.00%) Mule
1 72 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 72 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.83%) GPRS
1 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 71 (59.17%) Maven
2 27 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.83%) XMLSpy
General
1 116 (96.67%) Finance
1 116 (96.67%) Manufacturing
1 116 (96.67%) Marketing
1 116 (96.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.50%) Back Office
2 3 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 75 (62.50%) Developer
2 58 (48.33%) Integration Developer
3 57 (47.50%) Agile Developer
4 55 (45.83%) SOA Developer
5 43 (35.83%) Senior Developer
6 27 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 26 (21.67%) Lead Developer
7 26 (21.67%) Senior Agile Developer
8 20 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
9 16 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Agile Tester
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Agile Tester
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Tester
10 6 (5.00%) SOA Tester
10 6 (5.00%) Tester
11 5 (4.17%) Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (89.17%) Middleware
2 83 (69.17%) XML
3 81 (67.50%) JSON
4 72 (60.00%) Apache Camel
5 71 (59.17%) Swagger
5 71 (59.17%) WireMock
5 71 (59.17%) XSLT
6 35 (29.17%) SOAP
7 30 (25.00%) Web Services
8 24 (20.00%) RESTful
9 11 (9.17%) WSDL
10 10 (8.33%) XSD
11 5 (4.17%) REST
12 4 (3.33%) JSON Schema
13 3 (2.50%) .NET
14 1 (0.83%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 81 (67.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) Android
1 1 (0.83%) Linux
1 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (96.67%) Business Intelligence
1 116 (96.67%) Digital Marketing
1 116 (96.67%) Programme Management
2 115 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (94.17%) TDD
4 110 (91.67%) SOA
5 41 (34.17%) Scrum
6 30 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (25.00%) DevOps
7 27 (22.50%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.00%) API Testing
9 5 (4.17%) API Design
9 5 (4.17%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.50%) Coaching
10 3 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (2.50%) Kanban
10 3 (2.50%) Release Management
10 3 (2.50%) User Stories
11 1 (0.83%) Android Development
11 1 (0.83%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 71 (59.17%) XPath
2 26 (21.67%) Java
3 6 (5.00%) Groovy
4 3 (2.50%) SQL
4 3 (2.50%) X++
5 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (0.83%) Degree
Systems Management
1 27 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (22.50%) Puppet
2 4 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 116 (96.67%) SAP
2 72 (60.00%) Oracle
2 72 (60.00%) WSO2
3 1 (0.83%) Atmel