Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 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
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 463 476 381
Rank change year-on-year +13 -95 +54
Contract jobs citing Electronics 151 178 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the General category 0.82% 0.84% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 143 190
London median daily rate £575 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.20% +7.89% +13.10%
10th Percentile £325 £314 £325
90th Percentile £725 £669 £591
England median daily rate £513 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 13
London median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27.80 £42.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £49.49 £66.50
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% +16.44% -14.12%

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 18,434 21,077 17,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 43.23% 44.84% 44.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,052 15,139 12,752
London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 243 191
London median hourly rate £24.11 £23.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.14% -6.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.43 £15.00 £11.32
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £67.50
England median hourly rate £25.30 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.55% +6.00% -2.03%

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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019. 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
East London -18 24 £600 +17.07% 2
South London +8 16 £556 +11.25% 2
Central London -3 12 £506 +6.58% 5
West London +25 11 £399 +36.32% 8
North London - 1 - - 1
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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.

1 128 (84.77%) Telecoms
2 127 (84.11%) Marketing
2 127 (84.11%) Business Intelligence
3 126 (83.44%) SAP
3 126 (83.44%) Finance
3 126 (83.44%) Digital Marketing
3 126 (83.44%) Manufacturing
3 126 (83.44%) Programme Management
4 73 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (41.06%) Security Cleared
6 52 (34.44%) SC Cleared
7 50 (33.11%) DevOps
8 47 (31.13%) Ansible
9 45 (29.80%) Linux
10 40 (26.49%) Jenkins
11 39 (25.83%) Amazon AWS
12 37 (24.50%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (22.52%) Java
14 32 (21.19%) Git (software)
14 32 (21.19%) Configuration Management
15 31 (20.53%) TDD
16 29 (19.21%) Terraform
16 29 (19.21%) Deployment Automation
17 27 (17.88%) Greenfield Project
18 25 (16.56%) Scrum
19 23 (15.23%) Middleware
19 23 (15.23%) Puppet
20 22 (14.57%) SOA
21 19 (12.58%) Opscode Chef
22 17 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.65%) Apache
2 4 (2.65%) Confluence
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.99%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.32%) nginx
4 2 (1.32%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.66%) Drupal
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
5 1 (0.66%) JBoss
5 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Actimize
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (25.83%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.64%) PaaS
3 7 (4.64%) SaaS
3 7 (4.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (3.31%) Datadog
5 4 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.99%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.99%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.99%) GitHub
7 2 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.32%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.32%) IaaS
7 2 (1.32%) Quay.io
8 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.99%) VPN
2 3 (1.99%) Wireless
3 2 (1.32%) DVB
3 2 (1.32%) Firewall
3 2 (1.32%) HTTP
3 2 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) 3G
4 1 (0.66%) 4G
4 1 (0.66%) DOCSIS
4 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.66%) LAN
4 1 (0.66%) LTE
4 1 (0.66%) Network Security
4 1 (0.66%) RS-422
4 1 (0.66%) UMTS
4 1 (0.66%) VoIP
4 1 (0.66%) WAN
4 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.31%) Big Data
2 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.65%) Couchbase
3 4 (2.65%) MySQL
3 4 (2.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.99%) Redis
5 2 (1.32%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.32%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.66%) QlikView
6 1 (0.66%) UniData
Development Applications
1 40 (26.49%) Jenkins
2 32 (21.19%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.62%) JIRA
4 7 (4.64%) Selenium
5 5 (3.31%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.65%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.65%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.65%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.99%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.99%) GitLab
7 3 (1.99%) Maven
7 3 (1.99%) Subversion
8 2 (1.32%) JUnit
8 2 (1.32%) Mockito
9 1 (0.66%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.66%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 128 (84.77%) Telecoms
2 127 (84.11%) Marketing
3 126 (83.44%) Finance
3 126 (83.44%) Manufacturing
4 13 (8.61%) Retail
5 3 (1.99%) Automotive
5 3 (1.99%) Law
6 2 (1.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
7 1 (0.66%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) German Language
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (22.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (15.89%) Developer
3 16 (10.60%) Senior DevOps
4 15 (9.93%) AWS Engineer
4 15 (9.93%) Lead DevOps
4 15 (9.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 14 (9.27%) AWS DevOps
5 14 (9.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.61%) Analyst
7 11 (7.28%) Architect
8 10 (6.62%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.96%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.64%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (4.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 6 (3.97%) Azure DevOps
12 6 (3.97%) Project Manager
13 5 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.23%) Middleware
2 14 (9.27%) REST
2 14 (9.27%) SOAP
2 14 (9.27%) Web Services
3 11 (7.28%) Elastic Stack
3 11 (7.28%) HTML
4 9 (5.96%) CSS
5 7 (4.64%) CSS3
6 6 (3.97%) .NET
6 6 (3.97%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.97%) XML
7 5 (3.31%) JSON
7 5 (3.31%) RESTful
7 5 (3.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.65%) Autofac
8 4 (2.65%) Dapper ORM
8 4 (2.65%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.65%) HTML5
8 4 (2.65%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.88%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.62%) User Experience
4 8 (5.30%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.31%) Blog
5 5 (3.31%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.65%) NHS
7 3 (1.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.32%) Digital TV
8 2 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.32%) Interactive TV
8 2 (1.32%) IPTV
8 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.32%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.66%) CESG
9 1 (0.66%) Handset
9 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (29.80%) Linux
2 12 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.97%) Windows
4 3 (1.99%) Unix
4 3 (1.99%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.32%) CoreOS
5 2 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.66%) CentOS
6 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.66%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (84.11%) Business Intelligence
2 126 (83.44%) Digital Marketing
2 126 (83.44%) Programme Management
3 73 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (33.11%) DevOps
5 37 (24.50%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (21.19%) Configuration Management
7 31 (20.53%) TDD
8 29 (19.21%) Deployment Automation
9 25 (16.56%) Scrum
10 22 (14.57%) SOA
11 16 (10.60%) Software Engineering
12 14 (9.27%) Microservices
13 12 (7.95%) Project Management
14 11 (7.28%) Test Automation
15 10 (6.62%) Collaborative Working
15 10 (6.62%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (5.30%) BDD
16 8 (5.30%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.52%) Java
2 15 (9.93%) JavaScript
3 14 (9.27%) SQL
4 13 (8.61%) Python
5 9 (5.96%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.30%) C#
7 7 (4.64%) Java 8
8 5 (3.31%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.65%) PHP
9 4 (2.65%) Ruby
10 3 (1.99%) C
10 3 (1.99%) C++
10 3 (1.99%) R
11 2 (1.32%) ES6
11 2 (1.32%) Go
12 1 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.66%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.66%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.66%) MUMPS
12 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 62 (41.06%) Security Cleared
2 52 (34.44%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.96%) Degree
3 9 (5.96%) DV Cleared
4 7 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.97%) CCNP
6 4 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.65%) RHCE
7 3 (1.99%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.32%) PhD
9 1 (0.66%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.66%) CCIE
9 1 (0.66%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.66%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.66%) PMP
9 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.32%) PMO
3 1 (0.66%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.66%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (10.60%) Docker
2 4 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) Ceph
3 2 (1.32%) etcd
3 2 (1.32%) flannel
3 2 (1.32%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.32%) SkyDNS
4 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 47 (31.13%) Ansible
2 29 (19.21%) Terraform
3 23 (15.23%) Puppet
4 19 (12.58%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (8.61%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.99%) Graphite
7 2 (1.32%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.32%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.32%) rkt
7 2 (1.32%) SELinux
7 2 (1.32%) Sysdig
8 1 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.66%) Forum Sentry
8 1 (0.66%) Grafana
8 1 (0.66%) Kibana
8 1 (0.66%) Linux-HA
8 1 (0.66%) logstash
8 1 (0.66%) Nagios
Vendors
1 126 (83.44%) SAP
2 17 (11.26%) Red Hat
3 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.62%) Oracle
5 7 (4.64%) Splunk
6 6 (3.97%) Cisco
6 6 (3.97%) Qualys
7 5 (3.31%) Adobe
7 5 (3.31%) Google
8 4 (2.65%) IBM
9 3 (1.99%) Tableau
9 3 (1.99%) Teradata
10 2 (1.32%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.32%) VMware
11 1 (0.66%) Axway
11 1 (0.66%) Citrix
11 1 (0.66%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.66%) Intel
11 1 (0.66%) Remedy
11 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com