Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 494 317 480
Rank change year-on-year -177 +163 +30
Contract jobs citing Electronics 136 338 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.75% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.67% 1.62% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 216 134
London median daily rate £525 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +12.68% +14.52%
10th Percentile £363 £359 £249
90th Percentile £725 £625 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 6
London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £24.13 £33.13 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year +7.41% +1.89% +6.00%

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 20,415 20,925 19,280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.63% 46.44% 43.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,581 15,162 13,905
London median daily rate £525 £501 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +5.37% -
10th Percentile £321 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 175 209
London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -7.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.29 £10.70
90th Percentile £55.85 £47.30 £58.49
England median hourly rate £23.50 £26.22 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.37% +11.57% +2.17%

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 20 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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 6 months to 20 October 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
West London -11 14 £399 -6.18% 35
South London -30 10 £563 +7.14% 4
Central London -17 7 £638 +50.00% 9
North London -4 2 £625 +19.05%
East London -25 2 £513 - 4
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 116 (85.29%) Telecoms
2 114 (83.82%) Marketing
3 113 (83.09%) Finance
4 110 (80.88%) SAP
5 108 (79.41%) Business Intelligence
5 108 (79.41%) Manufacturing
5 108 (79.41%) Programme Management
5 108 (79.41%) Digital Marketing
6 60 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (40.44%) Security Cleared
8 44 (32.35%) SC Cleared
9 23 (16.91%) Scrum
10 19 (13.97%) DevOps
11 18 (13.24%) SQL
12 16 (11.76%) Java
12 16 (11.76%) Linux
13 15 (11.03%) Microsoft
13 15 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (10.29%) Coaching
14 14 (10.29%) Project Management
15 12 (8.82%) SOAP
15 12 (8.82%) Web Services
15 12 (8.82%) JavaScript
15 12 (8.82%) TDD
15 12 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (8.09%) Retail
16 11 (8.09%) Degree
16 11 (8.09%) User Experience
16 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (8.09%) Microservices

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 4 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.21%) Confluence
3 2 (1.47%) Apache
3 2 (1.47%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.47%) Mule
3 2 (1.47%) nginx
3 2 (1.47%) SAS
4 1 (0.74%) CMS
4 1 (0.74%) Drupal
4 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.47%) SPSS
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.94%) Google App Engine
4 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.47%) GitHub
5 2 (1.47%) IaaS
5 2 (1.47%) PaaS
5 2 (1.47%) SaaS
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.74%) Apigee
6 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.74%) Office 365
6 1 (0.74%) Quay.io
6 1 (0.74%) Route 53
6 1 (0.74%) Serverless
6 1 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.94%) Firewall
1 4 (2.94%) Internet
1 4 (2.94%) Wireless
2 3 (2.21%) SMTP
3 2 (1.47%) IPv6
3 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.47%) WAN
4 1 (0.74%) BGP
4 1 (0.74%) DHCP
4 1 (0.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) HTTP
4 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.74%) IPv4
4 1 (0.74%) LAN
4 1 (0.74%) MPLS
4 1 (0.74%) RSVP
4 1 (0.74%) VPN
4 1 (0.74%) VRRP
4 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.15%) Big Data
3 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.94%) Power BI
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.74%) MS Access
7 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.74%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.15%) JIRA
2 6 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.21%) GitLab
4 3 (2.21%) gulp
4 3 (2.21%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.21%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (2.21%) Mocha
4 3 (2.21%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.21%) webpack
5 2 (1.47%) Liquibase
5 2 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.47%) Subversion
6 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.74%) DbUnit
6 1 (0.74%) JUnit
6 1 (0.74%) Mockito
6 1 (0.74%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 116 (85.29%) Telecoms
2 114 (83.82%) Marketing
3 113 (83.09%) Finance
4 108 (79.41%) Manufacturing
5 11 (8.09%) Retail
6 6 (4.41%) Law
7 3 (2.21%) Advertising
7 3 (2.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) Games
8 1 (0.74%) German Language
8 1 (0.74%) Military
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (17.65%) Developer
2 17 (12.50%) Analyst
3 12 (8.82%) Architect
4 8 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 7 (5.15%) Consultant
5 7 (5.15%) Product Manager
5 7 (5.15%) Project Manager
6 6 (4.41%) Senior Manager
7 5 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.68%) Java Developer
8 4 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (2.94%) Digital Product Manager
8 4 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (2.94%) Lead Product Manager
8 4 (2.94%) React Developer
8 4 (2.94%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.21%) Agile Developer
9 3 (2.21%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.21%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.21%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.82%) SOAP
1 12 (8.82%) Web Services
2 10 (7.35%) RESTful
3 8 (5.88%) REST
4 7 (5.15%) Middleware
4 7 (5.15%) Spring
5 6 (4.41%) CSS
6 5 (3.68%) .NET
6 5 (3.68%) HTML
6 5 (3.68%) Node.js
6 5 (3.68%) React Native
6 5 (3.68%) XML
7 4 (2.94%) Apache Flex
7 4 (2.94%) Behat
7 4 (2.94%) CSS3
7 4 (2.94%) jQuery
7 4 (2.94%) Laravel
7 4 (2.94%) Spring Boot
8 3 (2.21%) Apache Camel
8 3 (2.21%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (8.09%) User Experience
2 7 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.68%) NHS
5 3 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.21%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.21%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.21%) W3C
6 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.47%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.47%) FMCG
6 2 (1.47%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.47%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (1.47%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.74%) IPTV
7 1 (0.74%) Media Streaming
7 1 (0.74%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.76%) Linux
2 5 (3.68%) Android
2 5 (3.68%) Windows
3 3 (2.21%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.47%) CentOS
4 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.47%) Unix
4 2 (1.47%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.74%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (79.41%) Business Intelligence
1 108 (79.41%) Digital Marketing
1 108 (79.41%) Programme Management
2 60 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (16.91%) Scrum
4 19 (13.97%) DevOps
5 14 (10.29%) Coaching
5 14 (10.29%) Project Management
6 12 (8.82%) TDD
7 11 (8.09%) Microservices
8 9 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (6.62%) SOA
8 9 (6.62%) User Stories
9 8 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 8 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.88%) Open Source
10 7 (5.15%) Analytics
10 7 (5.15%) Kanban
10 7 (5.15%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.24%) SQL
2 16 (11.76%) Java
3 12 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.35%) Python
5 6 (4.41%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.68%) PHP
7 4 (2.94%) R
8 3 (2.21%) ES6
8 3 (2.21%) ES7
8 3 (2.21%) Java 8
8 3 (2.21%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.47%) C
9 2 (1.47%) C++
9 2 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (1.47%) Ruby
9 2 (1.47%) VBA
10 1 (0.74%) Perl
10 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (40.44%) Security Cleared
2 44 (32.35%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.09%) Degree
4 7 (5.15%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) CCNP
5 3 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.21%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.47%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.47%) CISSP
6 2 (1.47%) MBA
7 1 (0.74%) CEH
7 1 (0.74%) CISA
7 1 (0.74%) CISM
7 1 (0.74%) GCIH
7 1 (0.74%) GIAC
7 1 (0.74%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) HL7
1 4 (2.94%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.47%) PMO
3 2 (1.47%) WCAG
4 1 (0.74%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.74%) GDPR
4 1 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.74%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.21%) Docker
2 2 (1.47%) etcd
2 2 (1.47%) Firmware
2 2 (1.47%) flannel
2 2 (1.47%) Postfix
3 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.74%) Ceph
3 1 (0.74%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.74%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.15%) Puppet
2 6 (4.41%) Ansible
3 4 (2.94%) Terraform
4 3 (2.21%) Kibana
4 3 (2.21%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.47%) Forum Sentry
5 2 (1.47%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.47%) rkt
6 1 (0.74%) Graphite
6 1 (0.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.74%) logstash
6 1 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.74%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.74%) Salt
6 1 (0.74%) Sysdig
6 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 110 (80.88%) SAP
2 15 (11.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.62%) Oracle
4 6 (4.41%) Google
4 6 (4.41%) Tableau
5 4 (2.94%) Adobe
5 4 (2.94%) IBM
6 3 (2.21%) Cisco
6 3 (2.21%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.47%) Black Duck
7 2 (1.47%) Cerner
7 2 (1.47%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.47%) Teradata
7 2 (1.47%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.74%) Darktrace
8 1 (0.74%) FireEye
8 1 (0.74%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.74%) Remedy
8 1 (0.74%) VMware