Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 488 337 407
Rank change year-on-year -151 +70 +88
Contract jobs citing Electronics 145 237 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.60% 0.45%
As % of the General category 0.71% 1.33% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 194 166
London median daily rate £513 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £267 £352 £273
90th Percentile £669 £625 £600
England median daily rate £488 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +14.71% +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +240.00%
10th Percentile £41.75 £37.50 £37.13
90th Percentile £51.68 £66.50 £58.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +5.57%

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 20,405 17,788 19,508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.73% 45.24% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,646 12,644 14,145
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 178 201
London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.54% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £14.35 £11.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £59.85 £59.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £26.93
% change year-on-year +7.10% -7.15% +19.67%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in London

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in London

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in London

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor 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 21 May 2018. 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
South London -36 14 £500 +11.11% 4
West London -39 13 £343 -19.88% 23
Central London -43 13 £393 -21.50% 8
East London -23 6 £513 +7.89% 5
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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.

1 124 (85.52%) Telecoms
2 122 (84.14%) Marketing
3 118 (81.38%) Finance
4 116 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
5 115 (79.31%) SAP
5 115 (79.31%) Manufacturing
6 114 (78.62%) Programme Management
6 114 (78.62%) Digital Marketing
7 58 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 56 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (35.17%) SC Cleared
10 26 (17.93%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (15.17%) Python
12 21 (14.48%) Linux
13 20 (13.79%) DevOps
14 19 (13.10%) Degree
15 17 (11.72%) Java
15 17 (11.72%) Retail
16 16 (11.03%) Open Source
17 15 (10.34%) Scrum
17 15 (10.34%) Internet
18 14 (9.66%) TCP/IP
19 13 (8.97%) DNS
19 13 (8.97%) Project Management
19 13 (8.97%) TDD
19 13 (8.97%) Jenkins
19 13 (8.97%) Analytics
19 13 (8.97%) Docker
20 12 (8.28%) Bash Shell
20 12 (8.28%) Firewall

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 5 (3.45%) SAS
2 4 (2.76%) Mule
2 4 (2.76%) Mule ESB
3 3 (2.07%) Apache
3 3 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.07%) nginx
4 2 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.69%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.76%) SPSS
3 3 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.69%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Radian6
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.93%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.45%) SaaS
4 4 (2.76%) PaaS
5 3 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.07%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.38%) MailChimp
6 2 (1.38%) Office 365
6 2 (1.38%) Serverless
6 2 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) AdSense
7 1 (0.69%) AdWords
7 1 (0.69%) GitHub
7 1 (0.69%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.69%) IaaS
7 1 (0.69%) Route 53
7 1 (0.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.34%) Internet
2 14 (9.66%) TCP/IP
3 13 (8.97%) DNS
4 12 (8.28%) Firewall
5 6 (4.14%) SSL
5 6 (4.14%) Wireless
6 4 (2.76%) LAN
6 4 (2.76%) VPN
7 3 (2.07%) 4G
7 3 (2.07%) DHCP
7 3 (2.07%) DKIM
7 3 (2.07%) DMARC
7 3 (2.07%) HTTP
7 3 (2.07%) IPv6
8 2 (1.38%) 3G
8 2 (1.38%) SMTP
8 2 (1.38%) WAN
8 2 (1.38%) WLAN
9 1 (0.69%) FTP
9 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) Big Data
2 7 (4.83%) MySQL
2 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.14%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.76%) Power BI
6 2 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.38%) HBase
6 2 (1.38%) MS Access
7 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.69%) Redis
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (8.97%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.59%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.83%) Artifactory
4 5 (3.45%) JIRA
5 3 (2.07%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.38%) webpack
7 1 (0.69%) Ant
7 1 (0.69%) Selenium
7 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.69%) Subversion
7 1 (0.69%) Zephyr
General
1 124 (85.52%) Telecoms
2 122 (84.14%) Marketing
3 118 (81.38%) Finance
4 115 (79.31%) Manufacturing
5 17 (11.72%) Retail
6 6 (4.14%) Advertising
7 4 (2.76%) Law
8 3 (2.07%) Banking
9 2 (1.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.69%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.69%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.69%) Legal
10 1 (0.69%) Military
10 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (13.10%) Developer
2 17 (11.72%) Architect
3 15 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (6.21%) Analyst
5 7 (4.83%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (4.14%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (4.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 6 (4.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (4.14%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.45%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.45%) Consultant
7 5 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 5 (3.45%) Senior Manager
7 5 (3.45%) SOA Developer
7 5 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 5 (3.45%) User Experience Researcher
7 5 (3.45%) User Researcher
8 4 (2.76%) Campaign Manager
8 4 (2.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.90%) Web Services
2 9 (6.21%) SOAP
3 8 (5.52%) RESTful
4 7 (4.83%) CSS
4 7 (4.83%) HTML
5 6 (4.14%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (4.14%) XML
6 5 (3.45%) JSON
7 4 (2.76%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (2.76%) Node.js
8 3 (2.07%) .NET
8 3 (2.07%) Middleware
8 3 (2.07%) OpenCL
8 3 (2.07%) REST
8 3 (2.07%) RFC 822
8 3 (2.07%) TensorFlow
9 2 (1.38%) Kafka
9 2 (1.38%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (1.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (7.59%) User Experience
2 7 (4.83%) FMCG
3 6 (4.14%) NHS
4 5 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.76%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.07%) CUDA
6 3 (2.07%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.38%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.38%) Social Media
8 1 (0.69%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.69%) Fintech
8 1 (0.69%) Life Science
8 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.48%) Linux
2 9 (6.21%) Unix
3 7 (4.83%) Windows
4 6 (4.14%) Android
5 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.07%) Solaris
5 3 (2.07%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.38%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 114 (78.62%) Digital Marketing
2 114 (78.62%) Programme Management
3 56 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (13.79%) DevOps
5 16 (11.03%) Open Source
6 15 (10.34%) Scrum
7 13 (8.97%) Analytics
7 13 (8.97%) Project Management
7 13 (8.97%) TDD
8 10 (6.90%) Microservices
8 10 (6.90%) Visualisation
9 9 (6.21%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.21%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (5.52%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.52%) Load Balancing
10 8 (5.52%) Migration
10 8 (5.52%) Test Automation
11 7 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.17%) Python
2 17 (11.72%) Java
3 12 (8.28%) Bash Shell
4 11 (7.59%) Ruby
5 10 (6.90%) C++
5 10 (6.90%) SQL
6 6 (4.14%) C#
7 5 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.76%) C
8 4 (2.76%) R
9 3 (2.07%) Perl
9 3 (2.07%) PHP
10 2 (1.38%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.38%) VBA
11 1 (0.69%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 51 (35.17%) SC Cleared
3 19 (13.10%) Degree
4 6 (4.14%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.07%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.07%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (2.07%) CISSP
8 1 (0.69%) CCNP
8 1 (0.69%) CEH
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.69%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.69%) GIAC
8 1 (0.69%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.69%) MCSE
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.69%) PhD
8 1 (0.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) PMO
2 3 (2.07%) HL7
3 2 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.69%) GDPR
4 1 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.97%) Docker
2 3 (2.07%) etcd
2 3 (2.07%) flannel
3 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (7.59%) Kubernetes
1 11 (7.59%) Puppet
2 4 (2.76%) Terraform
3 3 (2.07%) Ansible
3 3 (2.07%) HAProxy
3 3 (2.07%) rkt
4 2 (1.38%) Grafana
4 2 (1.38%) Kibana
5 1 (0.69%) Consul
5 1 (0.69%) logstash
5 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 115 (79.31%) SAP
2 8 (5.52%) Google
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle
4 6 (4.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.07%) Adobe
5 3 (2.07%) Brandwatch
5 3 (2.07%) Crimson Hexagon
5 3 (2.07%) NetBase
5 3 (2.07%) Tableau
6 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.38%) Teradata
7 1 (0.69%) Apple
7 1 (0.69%) Cerner
7 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.69%) Facebook
7 1 (0.69%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.69%) IBM
7 1 (0.69%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.69%) Talend