Period
to 26 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an Electronics Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Electronic Engineer
England > London
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 620 608 610
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.026% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
London median daily rate £400 £350 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -44.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £335 £325 £390
90th Percentile £465 £375 £663
England median daily rate £350 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -17.65% +30.77% -38.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,401 42,295 42,385
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 95.00% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,424 30,394 30,406
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 599 523 511
London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +9.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.50 £48.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.75
% change year-on-year -3.74% -0.27% +5.51%

Electronics Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics Engineer in London

Electronics Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics Engineer in London

Electronics Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics Engineer in London

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, Electronics Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) ION Trading
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) ION MarketView
1 1 (50.00%) 4G

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (50.00%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ION Trading