Period
to 15 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 15 January 2021 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 > London
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 241 366 487
Rank change year-on-year +125 +121 -83
Contract jobs citing Electronics 151 152 141
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.87% 0.50% 0.32%
As % of the General category 1.83% 1.15% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 158 117
Median daily rate £525 £450 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £353 £350 £368
90th Percentile £788 £675 £705
England median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £41.25 £36.70 £25.88
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £53.75
England median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +11.11%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8,266 13,185 20,840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.57% 43.21% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,017 9,468 14,970
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £725 £713 £700
England median daily rate £500 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 151 213
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +4.76% -4.11%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.44 £13.00
90th Percentile £61.23 £52.50 £47.25
Median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £20.37
% change year-on-year +27.50% -1.83% -4.13%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in London

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Electronics in London.

Daily rate trend for Electronics in London

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Electronics in London over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Electronics in London

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Electronics in London.

Hourly rate trend for Electronics in London

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the London region over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. 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
West London +39 6 £475 +18.75% 11
South London +41 3 £525 -4.55% 5
Central London +59 2 £400 -11.11% 5
North London +11 1 £375 - 1
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 141 (93.38%) Marketing
2 140 (92.72%) SAP
2 140 (92.72%) Business Intelligence
2 140 (92.72%) Telecoms
2 140 (92.72%) Manufacturing
3 139 (92.05%) Programme Management
3 139 (92.05%) Finance
3 139 (92.05%) Digital Marketing
3 139 (92.05%) Public Sector
4 42 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (25.17%) Microsoft
6 35 (23.18%) Java
7 34 (22.52%) Web Services
8 31 (20.53%) Azure
9 28 (18.54%) TDD
10 27 (17.88%) RESTful
10 27 (17.88%) SOAP
10 27 (17.88%) Analytics
11 26 (17.22%) SOA
11 26 (17.22%) Middleware
11 26 (17.22%) JSON
12 25 (16.56%) Data Architecture
13 24 (15.89%) XML
13 24 (15.89%) Windows
14 23 (15.23%) XSLT
14 23 (15.23%) Data Modelling
14 23 (15.23%) XPath
15 22 (14.57%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (13.91%) SQL
17 20 (13.25%) AWS

Electronics
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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.27%) Mule
1 14 (9.27%) Red Hat Fuse
2 10 (6.62%) Oracle Service Bus
2 10 (6.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.31%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.99%) Apache
5 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.99%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.66%) nginx
7 1 (0.66%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (10.60%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.53%) Azure
2 20 (13.25%) AWS
3 15 (9.93%) Office 365
3 15 (9.93%) Power Platform
4 10 (6.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.65%) Amazon EKS
5 4 (2.65%) SaaS
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon Neptune
6 2 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.32%) GCP
6 2 (1.32%) Power Automate
6 2 (1.32%) PowerApps
6 2 (1.32%) Route 53
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.66%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (0.66%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (0.66%) IaaS
7 1 (0.66%) npm
7 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.95%) HTTP
2 9 (5.96%) Firewall
3 6 (3.97%) VoIP
4 5 (3.31%) VPN
5 4 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.99%) Network Security
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.66%) DMZ
7 1 (0.66%) DNS
7 1 (0.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.66%) Internet
7 1 (0.66%) WAN
7 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (6.62%) Power BI
2 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.30%) Qlik Sense
4 7 (4.64%) Pentaho
4 7 (4.64%) QlikView
4 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.99%) Big Data
5 3 (1.99%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.32%) MS Access
6 2 (1.32%) MySQL
6 2 (1.32%) Spark SQL
6 2 (1.32%) Tableau
7 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.66%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.97%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.65%) Artifactory
3 4 (2.65%) GitLab
4 1 (0.66%) Cypress.io
4 1 (0.66%) GoCD
4 1 (0.66%) Gradle
4 1 (0.66%) gulp
4 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.66%) Maven
4 1 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 141 (93.38%) Marketing
2 140 (92.72%) Manufacturing
2 140 (92.72%) Telecoms
3 139 (92.05%) Finance
3 139 (92.05%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.31%) French Language
5 4 (2.65%) German Language
5 4 (2.65%) Publishing
6 3 (1.99%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.99%) Law
6 3 (1.99%) Legal
6 3 (1.99%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.66%) Automotive
7 1 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.66%) Police
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (29.14%) Developer
2 32 (21.19%) Java Developer
3 29 (19.21%) Architect
4 25 (16.56%) Integration Developer
5 21 (13.91%) Data Architect
6 18 (11.92%) Consultant
6 18 (11.92%) Data Modeller
6 18 (11.92%) Senior Developer
6 18 (11.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 17 (11.26%) Senior Integration Developer
8 13 (8.61%) Windows Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) Analyst
10 9 (5.96%) Lead Architect
10 9 (5.96%) Lead Developer
10 9 (5.96%) Office 365 Consultant
11 8 (5.30%) Lead Data Architect
11 8 (5.30%) Lead Java Developer
11 8 (5.30%) SCCM Consultant
11 8 (5.30%) SCCM Engineer
11 8 (5.30%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.52%) Web Services
2 27 (17.88%) RESTful
2 27 (17.88%) SOAP
3 26 (17.22%) JSON
3 26 (17.22%) Middleware
4 24 (15.89%) XML
5 23 (15.23%) XSLT
6 15 (9.93%) Apache Camel
7 8 (5.30%) Kafka
8 7 (4.64%) Node.js
9 4 (2.65%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (2.65%) Spring
9 4 (2.65%) Spring Boot
10 3 (1.99%) HTML
10 3 (1.99%) Spring Integration
11 2 (1.32%) .NET
11 2 (1.32%) CSS
11 2 (1.32%) ModSecurity
12 1 (0.66%) .NET Core
12 1 (0.66%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.64%) Reference Data
3 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.97%) NHS
4 4 (2.65%) Social Media
5 3 (1.99%) W3C
6 2 (1.32%) PACS
6 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.66%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.66%) CESG
7 1 (0.66%) CUDA
7 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.66%) SCORM
7 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.66%) SIMD
7 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.89%) Windows
2 12 (7.95%) Windows 10
3 8 (5.30%) Linux
4 7 (4.64%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.65%) Android
5 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.32%) FreeRTOS
6 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.32%) Unix
7 1 (0.66%) AIX
7 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (92.72%) Business Intelligence
2 139 (92.05%) Digital Marketing
2 139 (92.05%) Programme Management
3 42 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (18.54%) TDD
5 27 (17.88%) Analytics
6 26 (17.22%) SOA
7 25 (16.56%) Data Architecture
8 23 (15.23%) Data Modelling
9 18 (11.92%) Actionable Insight
9 18 (11.92%) Data Governance
9 18 (11.92%) Metadata Management
9 18 (11.92%) Reverse Engineering
10 17 (11.26%) Data Analysis
10 17 (11.26%) Digital Analytics
10 17 (11.26%) Strategic Planning
10 17 (11.26%) Strategic Thinking
11 15 (9.93%) Project Management
12 12 (7.95%) Technical Leadership
13 10 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.18%) Java
2 23 (15.23%) XPath
3 21 (13.91%) SQL
4 13 (8.61%) Python
5 8 (5.30%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.64%) C
6 7 (4.64%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.31%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.31%) Perl
8 3 (1.99%) Scala
9 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.32%) R
9 2 (1.32%) SHACL
9 2 (1.32%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.66%) C++
10 1 (0.66%) DataFlex
10 1 (0.66%) Java 8
10 1 (0.66%) Ruby
10 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (10.60%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.65%) Degree
4 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.66%) CISSP
5 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.66%) MCSA
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (3.97%) SLA
3 3 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.99%) NIST
3 3 (1.99%) QA
4 2 (1.32%) Dublin Core
5 1 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.66%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.66%) NCSC
5 1 (0.66%) PMO
5 1 (0.66%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.30%) Docker
3 6 (3.97%) Terminal Server
3 6 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (6.62%) SCCM
2 8 (5.30%) AirWatch
3 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (3.97%) Terraform
5 5 (3.31%) Ansible
5 5 (3.31%) Consul
5 5 (3.31%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.65%) Grafana
6 4 (2.65%) Istio
6 4 (2.65%) Kibana
6 4 (2.65%) logstash
6 4 (2.65%) Prometheus
6 4 (2.65%) Rancher
6 4 (2.65%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.32%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.66%) Puppet
8 1 (0.66%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 140 (92.72%) SAP
2 38 (25.17%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.92%) Oracle
4 17 (11.26%) Remedy
4 17 (11.26%) Sparx
5 10 (6.62%) WSO2
6 9 (5.96%) Informatica
7 8 (5.30%) VMware
8 4 (2.65%) Cisco
8 4 (2.65%) Samsung
9 3 (1.99%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.99%) Databricks
9 3 (1.99%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (1.99%) Mitel
9 3 (1.99%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.99%) Teradata
10 2 (1.32%) F5
10 2 (1.32%) Google
10 2 (1.32%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.32%) Splunk