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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
England / London
Rank 300 342 382
Rank change year-on-year +42 +40  
Contract jobs citing Electronics 106 94 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the General category 1.23% 0.95% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 75 24
Median daily rate £475 £440 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £364
% change year-on-year +10.34% -0.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 3
Median hourly rate £47.50 £55.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.63% +340.00%  
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 London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8616 9883 9765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 44.77% 44.64% 46.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6045 7167 6908
Median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 106 113
Median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +18.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £55.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in London

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in London

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 6 £357 +18.83% 1
Croydon - 1 £475 - 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 168 (79.62%) Telecoms
2 167 (79.15%) Finance
3 166 (78.67%) Manufacturing
3 166 (78.67%) SAP
3 166 (78.67%) Business Intelligence
3 166 (78.67%) Marketing
3 166 (78.67%) Digital Marketing
4 165 (78.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 165 (78.20%) Programme Management
5 119 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (27.96%) Security Cleared
7 55 (26.07%) Java
8 50 (23.70%) SC Cleared
9 43 (20.38%) TDD
10 36 (17.06%) Scrum
11 35 (16.59%) JSON
12 33 (15.64%) Maven
13 31 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
14 27 (12.80%) Python
14 27 (12.80%) SOA
14 27 (12.80%) Swagger
15 26 (12.32%) WireMock
15 26 (12.32%) XSLT
15 26 (12.32%) XPath
16 25 (11.85%) Oracle
16 25 (11.85%) Middleware
17 24 (11.37%) XML
18 23 (10.90%) JavaScript
18 23 (10.90%) Linux
19 22 (10.43%) Oracle Service Bus

Electronics
Top Related 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 22 (10.43%) Oracle Service Bus
2 21 (9.95%) Mule
2 21 (9.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (3.32%) CMS
4 5 (2.37%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.42%) Apache
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.47%) nginx
7 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.95%) MS Office
2 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.95%) MS Project
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.47%) InVision
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.47%) Simulink
3 1 (0.47%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.47%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 165 (78.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.95%) Maximo
2 2 (0.95%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.16%) PaaS
3 12 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.84%) IaaS
5 5 (2.37%) Datadog
6 3 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.42%) Heroku
6 3 (1.42%) SaaS
7 2 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.47%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.47%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.47%) GitHub
8 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.74%) Internet
2 7 (3.32%) HTTP
3 5 (2.37%) Firewall
3 5 (2.37%) SMTP
4 4 (1.90%) SNMP
4 4 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.42%) Broadband
5 3 (1.42%) DKIM
5 3 (1.42%) DMARC
5 3 (1.42%) DNS
5 3 (1.42%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.95%) DHCP
6 2 (0.95%) FTP
6 2 (0.95%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.95%) SAN
6 2 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.47%) SSH
7 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (3.79%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.32%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.84%) Big Data
4 6 (2.84%) MySQL
5 5 (2.37%) Redis
6 4 (1.90%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.90%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.42%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.42%) SQLite
8 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.95%) HBase
8 2 (0.95%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.47%) Adabas
9 1 (0.47%) DB2
9 1 (0.47%) MS Access
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 33 (15.64%) Maven
2 21 (9.95%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.58%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.79%) Subversion
5 7 (3.32%) Jasmine
5 7 (3.32%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (2.37%) Bazaar
6 5 (2.37%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.90%) Gradle
7 4 (1.90%) Selenium
7 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.42%) JIRA
8 3 (1.42%) Robolectric
8 3 (1.42%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.95%) Cobertura
9 2 (0.95%) Hudson
9 2 (0.95%) JUnit
9 2 (0.95%) Protractor
9 2 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 168 (79.62%) Telecoms
2 167 (79.15%) Finance
3 166 (78.67%) Manufacturing
3 166 (78.67%) Marketing
4 7 (3.32%) Games
5 6 (2.84%) Advertising
6 4 (1.90%) Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Automotive
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
7 2 (0.95%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (35.55%) Developer
2 22 (10.43%) Java Developer
3 21 (9.95%) Consultant
4 18 (8.53%) SOA Developer
5 12 (5.69%) Agile Developer
5 12 (5.69%) Analyst
5 12 (5.69%) Middleware Developer
6 10 (4.74%) Architect
6 10 (4.74%) Business Analyst
6 10 (4.74%) Designer
6 10 (4.74%) Java Middleware Developer
7 9 (4.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (4.27%) Integration Developer
7 9 (4.27%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (3.79%) XML Consultant
9 7 (3.32%) AWS Developer
9 7 (3.32%) XML Specialist
10 6 (2.84%) Android Developer
11 5 (2.37%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.59%) JSON
2 27 (12.80%) Swagger
3 26 (12.32%) WireMock
3 26 (12.32%) XSLT
4 25 (11.85%) Middleware
5 24 (11.37%) XML
6 22 (10.43%) Apache Camel
7 21 (9.95%) HTML
8 19 (9.00%) CSS
9 14 (6.64%) HTML5
10 11 (5.21%) SOAP
10 11 (5.21%) Web Services
11 10 (4.74%) .NET
11 10 (4.74%) CSS3
11 10 (4.74%) Node.js
11 10 (4.74%) REST
12 8 (3.79%) AngularJS
12 8 (3.79%) RESTful
13 7 (3.32%) JSON Schema
13 7 (3.32%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.21%) User Experience
2 10 (4.74%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.32%) STB
4 6 (2.84%) Video on Demand
5 5 (2.37%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.37%) e-Learning
5 5 (2.37%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (2.37%) NHS
6 4 (1.90%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.90%) Digital TV
6 4 (1.90%) Over-the-Top Content
6 4 (1.90%) Streaming Video
7 3 (1.42%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (1.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.42%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.42%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.42%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.95%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.90%) Linux
2 15 (7.11%) Android
3 13 (6.16%) Windows
4 5 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.42%) Tizen
5 3 (1.42%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.42%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.95%) AIX
6 2 (0.95%) CentOS
6 2 (0.95%) Solaris
6 2 (0.95%) Unix
6 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.47%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Fedora
7 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (78.67%) Business Intelligence
1 166 (78.67%) Digital Marketing
2 165 (78.20%) Programme Management
3 119 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (20.38%) TDD
5 36 (17.06%) Scrum
6 27 (12.80%) SOA
7 22 (10.43%) DevOps
8 21 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (9.00%) Project Management
10 17 (8.06%) Software Engineering
11 15 (7.11%) Open Source
12 14 (6.64%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (6.16%) Kanban
14 12 (5.69%) Configuration Management
14 12 (5.69%) Microservices
15 11 (5.21%) High Availability
15 11 (5.21%) Mentoring
16 10 (4.74%) E-Commerce
16 10 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (26.07%) Java
2 27 (12.80%) Python
3 26 (12.32%) XPath
4 23 (10.90%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.64%) C++
6 11 (5.21%) Ruby
7 10 (4.74%) C#
8 9 (4.27%) C
8 9 (4.27%) SQL
9 8 (3.79%) Go
10 7 (3.32%) PHP
11 5 (2.37%) GLSL
12 4 (1.90%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.90%) R
13 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.95%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.95%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 59 (27.96%) Security Cleared
2 50 (23.70%) SC Cleared
3 20 (9.48%) Degree
4 6 (2.84%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (1.42%) ISEB
6 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.95%) PhD
7 1 (0.47%) APMP
7 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.47%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) MBA
7 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.27%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.95%) GDPR
3 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.95%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.47%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.47%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.47%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (8.06%) Docker
2 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.42%) XenServer
4 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.95%) Firmware
4 2 (0.95%) vSphere
4 2 (0.95%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.47%) HDFS
5 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (6.64%) Ansible
2 11 (5.21%) Puppet
3 9 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.27%) Terraform
4 6 (2.84%) Salt
5 5 (2.37%) Kibana
5 5 (2.37%) logstash
6 3 (1.42%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.42%) SCCM
7 2 (0.95%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.95%) Graphite
7 2 (0.95%) Nagios
7 2 (0.95%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.95%) Oozie
7 2 (0.95%) Rancher
7 2 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.47%) Grafana
8 1 (0.47%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 166 (78.67%) SAP
2 25 (11.85%) Oracle
3 21 (9.95%) WSO2
4 13 (6.16%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.32%) VMware
6 5 (2.37%) IBM
7 4 (1.90%) Google
7 4 (1.90%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.90%) Zend
8 3 (1.42%) Adobe
8 3 (1.42%) Cisco
8 3 (1.42%) HP
8 3 (1.42%) Symantec
9 2 (0.95%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.95%) Citrix
9 2 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.95%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.95%) Splunk
9 2 (0.95%) Veritas
9 2 (0.95%) WorldPay
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