The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 55 56 65
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.71% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £288 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.47% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £361 £375
% change year-on-year +10.72% -3.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -18.75% +12.67%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 187 283 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 30.26% 42.05% 35.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 134 111
Median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £323 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £603 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 7
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £38.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Electronics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Hertfordshire

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Hertfordshire

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Hertfordshire

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) NHS
2 4 (80.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firmware
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (20.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP