Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 331 289 439
Rank change year-on-year -42 +150 +55
Contract jobs citing Electronics 187 95 162
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.59% 0.40%
As % of the General category 1.09% 1.01% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 64 139
10th Percentile £375 £325 £320
25th Percentile £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £738 £588 £594
90th Percentile " £664 £675
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
10th Percentile £39.31 £47.95 £43.75
25th Percentile £44.66 £51.25 £44.69
Median hourly rate £53.94 £52.50 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +2.73% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £62.84 £53.75 £53.44
90th Percentile £67.96 £78.50 £53.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

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 17,145 9,429 22,814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.78% 58.07% 56.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,048 6,717 16,032
10th Percentile £356 £325 £319
25th Percentile £450 £419 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £653 £638 £625
90th Percentile £738 £738 £700
England median daily rate £513 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +3.02% +4.74% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 142 289
10th Percentile £15.40 £13.78 £11.95
25th Percentile £20.00 £19.00 £15.49
Median hourly rate £29.31 £27.30 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.39% +29.98% -1.18%
75th Percentile £47.44 £43.34 £30.00
90th Percentile £64.00 £54.90 £51.25
England median hourly rate £19.03 £20.18 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.68% +0.88% +6.95%

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 26 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Electronics in London over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 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 +1 5 £475 +15.85% 7
North London - 4 £388 - 1
South London +23 2 £375 -15.49% 2
Central London -21 2 £550 +4.76% 11
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 164 (87.70%) Telecoms
2 161 (86.10%) Finance
3 159 (85.03%) Business Intelligence
3 159 (85.03%) Marketing
4 158 (84.49%) Manufacturing
5 157 (83.96%) Programme Management
5 157 (83.96%) SAP
5 157 (83.96%) Digital Marketing
5 157 (83.96%) Public Sector
6 49 (26.20%) Social Skills
7 41 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (20.86%) Linux
8 39 (20.86%) IaaS
9 38 (20.32%) Azure
10 33 (17.65%) AWS
11 28 (14.97%) Java
12 27 (14.44%) Data Architecture
13 26 (13.90%) Software Engineering
14 25 (13.37%) JavaScript
14 25 (13.37%) PaaS
15 24 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (12.83%) Python
15 24 (12.83%) Microsoft
15 24 (12.83%) Test Automation
15 24 (12.83%) Metadata
16 22 (11.76%) SQL
16 22 (11.76%) User Stories
17 21 (11.23%) DevOps
17 21 (11.23%) Data Modelling
17 21 (11.23%) PostgreSQL

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 (2.14%) Apache
1 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.60%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.60%) CMS
2 3 (1.60%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.07%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.07%) Luigi
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.53%) Confluence
4 1 (0.53%) nginx
4 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.14%) AutoCAD
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.53%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 39 (20.86%) IaaS
2 38 (20.32%) Azure
3 33 (17.65%) AWS
4 25 (13.37%) PaaS
5 19 (10.16%) SaaS
6 17 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
7 14 (7.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (5.88%) Power Platform
9 4 (2.14%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (2.14%) Boomi
9 4 (2.14%) GitHub
10 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.60%) GCP
11 2 (1.07%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.07%) Cloud Functions
11 2 (1.07%) Google Data Studio
11 2 (1.07%) Oracle CX
11 2 (1.07%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 2 (1.07%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.02%) HTTP
2 11 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (4.81%) VPN
4 3 (1.60%) Firewall
4 3 (1.60%) Network Security
5 2 (1.07%) DLNA
5 2 (1.07%) DNS
5 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.07%) UPnP
6 1 (0.53%) DHCP
6 1 (0.53%) DKIM
6 1 (0.53%) DMARC
6 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.53%) Multicast
6 1 (0.53%) PBX
6 1 (0.53%) Skype
6 1 (0.53%) WAN
6 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.83%) Metadata
2 21 (11.23%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (9.63%) Metadata Repository
4 17 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.88%) Power BI
6 9 (4.81%) Pentaho
6 9 (4.81%) SQL Server
7 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.74%) Qlik Sense
9 6 (3.21%) QlikView
10 5 (2.67%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (2.14%) Big Data
11 4 (2.14%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.14%) Tableau
12 3 (1.60%) Electronic Patient Records
12 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.60%) Redis
13 2 (1.07%) Flink
13 2 (1.07%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 18 (9.63%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.49%) Subversion
3 7 (3.74%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.14%) JIRA
5 2 (1.07%) GCC
5 2 (1.07%) GDB
5 2 (1.07%) GoogleTest
5 2 (1.07%) JUnit
5 2 (1.07%) Mockito
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.07%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.53%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.53%) GitLab
6 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.53%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.53%) Spinnaker
General
1 164 (87.70%) Telecoms
2 161 (86.10%) Finance
3 159 (85.03%) Marketing
4 158 (84.49%) Manufacturing
5 157 (83.96%) Public Sector
6 49 (26.20%) Social Skills
7 24 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (5.35%) Publishing
9 3 (1.60%) Advertising
10 2 (1.07%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (1.07%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (1.07%) Law
10 2 (1.07%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (1.07%) Retail
10 2 (1.07%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.53%) German Language
11 1 (0.53%) Legal
11 1 (0.53%) Local Government
11 1 (0.53%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 41 (21.93%) Architect
1 41 (21.93%) Developer
2 26 (13.90%) Data Architect
3 16 (8.56%) Consultant
3 16 (8.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (8.02%) Data Modeller
4 15 (8.02%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 14 (7.49%) Analyst
5 14 (7.49%) Java Developer
5 14 (7.49%) Ruby Developer
5 14 (7.49%) Ruby Engineer
6 12 (6.42%) AWS DevOps
6 12 (6.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (6.42%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (6.42%) Enterprise Architect
7 11 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 11 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
7 11 (5.88%) Web Engineer
8 10 (5.35%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
8 10 (5.35%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.02%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (7.49%) Node.js
3 10 (5.35%) React
3 10 (5.35%) Web Services
4 8 (4.28%) HTML
4 8 (4.28%) JSON
5 7 (3.74%) Spring
5 7 (3.74%) XML
6 6 (3.21%) CSS
6 6 (3.21%) Kafka
7 5 (2.67%) Redux
8 4 (2.14%) .NET
8 4 (2.14%) .NET Core
8 4 (2.14%) GraphQL
8 4 (2.14%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.60%) RESTful
9 3 (1.60%) YAML
10 2 (1.07%) Qt
10 2 (1.07%) Spring Boot
10 2 (1.07%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.70%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.02%) Public Cloud
3 10 (5.35%) Social Media
4 7 (3.74%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.74%) NHS
4 7 (3.74%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.07%) Legacy Systems
5 2 (1.07%) MPEG
5 2 (1.07%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.53%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (0.53%) Optoelectronics
6 1 (0.53%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.53%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.86%) Linux
2 19 (10.16%) Windows
3 16 (8.56%) Unix
4 14 (7.49%) Mac OS X
5 12 (6.42%) Android
6 9 (4.81%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.81%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.60%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.60%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (85.03%) Business Intelligence
2 157 (83.96%) Digital Marketing
2 157 (83.96%) Programme Management
3 41 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (14.44%) Data Architecture
5 26 (13.90%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.83%) Test Automation
7 22 (11.76%) User Stories
8 21 (11.23%) Clean Code
8 21 (11.23%) Data Modelling
8 21 (11.23%) DevOps
9 20 (10.70%) Data Analysis
9 20 (10.70%) Information Security
9 20 (10.70%) Prototyping
10 19 (10.16%) Analytics
10 19 (10.16%) Availability Management
10 19 (10.16%) Capacity Management
10 19 (10.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 19 (10.16%) Secure Coding
10 19 (10.16%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.97%) Java
2 25 (13.37%) JavaScript
3 24 (12.83%) Python
4 22 (11.76%) SQL
5 20 (10.70%) Ruby
6 6 (3.21%) C
6 6 (3.21%) Java 8
6 6 (3.21%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.67%) Ada
7 5 (2.67%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.67%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.14%) C++
8 4 (2.14%) Kotlin
8 4 (2.14%) PHP
8 4 (2.14%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.60%) Go
10 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.53%) C#
11 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.35%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.81%) Degree
4 2 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.53%) MBA
5 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) QA
2 7 (3.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.07%) HL7
3 2 (1.07%) NIST
4 1 (0.53%) GDPR
4 1 (0.53%) NCSC
4 1 (0.53%) P3O
4 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (8.02%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.74%) Docker
3 1 (0.53%) Firmware
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (9.09%) Terraform
2 16 (8.56%) Ansible
3 10 (5.35%) Kubernetes
3 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (4.81%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 9 (4.81%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (2.14%) SCCM
6 3 (1.60%) Puppet
7 2 (1.07%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.53%) Kibana
8 1 (0.53%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.53%) Rancher
8 1 (0.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 157 (83.96%) SAP
2 24 (12.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.02%) Remedy
4 10 (5.35%) Oracle
4 10 (5.35%) Sparx
5 9 (4.81%) Samsung
6 8 (4.28%) Informatica
7 7 (3.74%) Google
8 5 (2.67%) VMware
9 4 (2.14%) Autodesk
9 4 (2.14%) Dell
9 4 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.60%) Adobe
10 3 (1.60%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.07%) Cerner
11 2 (1.07%) hybris
11 2 (1.07%) Sybase
11 2 (1.07%) Talend
12 1 (0.53%) Nokia
12 1 (0.53%) Novell