Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 412 503 333
Rank change year-on-year +91 -170 +130
Contract jobs citing Electronics 154 134 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.29% 0.75%
As % of the General category 0.94% 0.61% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 110 218
London median daily rate £475 £519 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.43% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £350 £361 £361
90th Percentile £650 £726 £625
England median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 16
London median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £43.75 £24.13 £33.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +1.89%

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 16,333 21,845 22,305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.24% 47.30% 49.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,408 15,525 16,101
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £313
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £498 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +4.74% +1.60% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 260 214
London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.28 £13.07
90th Percentile £52.50 £55.76 £46.78
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.61
% change year-on-year +2.33% -4.91% +9.39%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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
Central London +71 33 £450 -29.41% 12
West London +30 17 £330 -17.24% 23
South London +41 10 £550 -2.22% 3
East London +19 4 £548 +6.83% 11
North London +2 1 £250 -60.00% 3
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 123 (79.87%) Telecoms
2 120 (77.92%) Marketing
3 119 (77.27%) Finance
3 119 (77.27%) Manufacturing
4 116 (75.32%) Programme Management
4 116 (75.32%) Digital Marketing
4 116 (75.32%) SAP
4 116 (75.32%) Business Intelligence
4 116 (75.32%) Public Sector
5 48 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (21.43%) Windows
7 31 (20.13%) Microsoft
7 31 (20.13%) Security Cleared
8 26 (16.88%) SC Cleared
9 25 (16.23%) Windows 10
10 23 (14.94%) JavaScript
11 22 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 21 (13.64%) Java
12 21 (13.64%) Degree
13 20 (12.99%) Linux
14 19 (12.34%) Mobile Device Management
15 17 (11.04%) User Experience
16 16 (10.39%) DevOps
16 16 (10.39%) HTML
16 16 (10.39%) SCCM
16 16 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (9.74%) Python
17 15 (9.74%) Office 365
18 14 (9.09%) Azure
18 14 (9.09%) AWS

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 (3.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.25%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.95%) Confluence
3 1 (0.65%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.65%) JBoss
3 1 (0.65%) Mule
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.65%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.60%) Sketch
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.95%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.30%) Autodesk Inventor
4 2 (1.30%) CATIA
4 2 (1.30%) PTC Creo
4 2 (1.30%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.65%) InDesign
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Primavera
1 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.65%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.74%) Office 365
2 14 (9.09%) AWS
2 14 (9.09%) Azure
3 11 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (7.14%) SaaS
4 5 (3.25%) PaaS
5 3 (1.95%) GitHub
5 3 (1.95%) IaaS
5 3 (1.95%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.30%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.30%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.65%) Apigee
7 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.65%) Firebase
7 1 (0.65%) G Suite
7 1 (0.65%) GCP
7 1 (0.65%) Serverless
7 1 (0.65%) Slack
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) DNS
2 8 (5.19%) Firewall
3 7 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (3.90%) DHCP
4 6 (3.90%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.25%) Skype
5 5 (3.25%) VPN
6 3 (1.95%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.95%) Wireless
7 2 (1.30%) DVB
7 2 (1.30%) HbbTV
7 2 (1.30%) Internet
8 1 (0.65%) BGP
8 1 (0.65%) DLNA
8 1 (0.65%) LTE
8 1 (0.65%) Modbus
8 1 (0.65%) MPLS
8 1 (0.65%) Network Security
8 1 (0.65%) OSPF
8 1 (0.65%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.95%) Power BI
4 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.30%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.30%) MySQL
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.30%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) GIS
6 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.65%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.65%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.49%) JIRA
4 3 (1.95%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.95%) Moq
4 3 (1.95%) MSTest
4 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.95%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.30%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.30%) gulp
5 2 (1.30%) Selenium
5 2 (1.30%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.30%) webpack
6 1 (0.65%) Checkstyle
6 1 (0.65%) GitLab
6 1 (0.65%) JMeter
6 1 (0.65%) JUnit
6 1 (0.65%) Maven
6 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 123 (79.87%) Telecoms
2 120 (77.92%) Marketing
3 119 (77.27%) Finance
3 119 (77.27%) Manufacturing
4 116 (75.32%) Public Sector
5 8 (5.19%) Retail
6 7 (4.55%) Law
7 4 (2.60%) Publishing
8 2 (1.30%) Advertising
8 2 (1.30%) Banking
8 2 (1.30%) German Language
8 2 (1.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.65%) Military
9 1 (0.65%) Police
9 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (14.29%) Consultant
2 20 (12.99%) Developer
3 13 (8.44%) SCCM Consultant
3 13 (8.44%) Windows Consultant
4 12 (7.79%) Architect
5 11 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) SCCM Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (5.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Designer
9 7 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) UX Designer
10 6 (3.90%) Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (3.25%) Office 365 Architect
11 5 (3.25%) Security Architect
12 4 (2.60%) Cloud Architect
12 4 (2.60%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.39%) HTML
2 14 (9.09%) CSS
3 10 (6.49%) Web Services
4 8 (5.19%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (4.55%) .NET
6 4 (2.60%) CSS3
6 4 (2.60%) REST
6 4 (2.60%) RESTful
6 4 (2.60%) SOAP
7 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.95%) Fluent NHibernate
7 3 (1.95%) jQuery
7 3 (1.95%) Middleware
7 3 (1.95%) NHibernate
7 3 (1.95%) Node.js
7 3 (1.95%) RxJava
7 3 (1.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.30%) Android SDK
8 2 (1.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.04%) User Experience
2 13 (8.44%) Social Media
3 7 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.25%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.25%) Smartcard
6 4 (2.60%) Blog
6 4 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.60%) NHS
6 4 (2.60%) Smart Home
7 3 (1.95%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.95%) Digital TV
7 3 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.95%) Robotics
7 3 (1.95%) W3C
8 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.30%) IPTV
8 2 (1.30%) Replication
8 2 (1.30%) STB
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.43%) Windows
2 25 (16.23%) Windows 10
3 20 (12.99%) Linux
4 12 (7.79%) Android
5 7 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.90%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.25%) Unix
8 4 (2.60%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (75.32%) Business Intelligence
1 116 (75.32%) Digital Marketing
1 116 (75.32%) Programme Management
2 48 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.34%) Mobile Device Management
4 16 (10.39%) DevOps
4 16 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (8.44%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 12 (7.79%) Software Engineering
7 10 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (5.84%) Computer Science
8 9 (5.84%) Migration
8 9 (5.84%) Project Delivery
8 9 (5.84%) Project Management
9 8 (5.19%) Decision-Making
9 8 (5.19%) Scrum
9 8 (5.19%) Test Automation
10 7 (4.55%) B2C
10 7 (4.55%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.94%) JavaScript
2 21 (13.64%) Java
3 15 (9.74%) Python
4 14 (9.09%) C++
5 9 (5.84%) C
6 8 (5.19%) C#
7 6 (3.90%) SQL
8 4 (2.60%) Java 8
8 4 (2.60%) Kotlin
9 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.30%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.30%) Perl
9 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (0.65%) PHP
10 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.65%) Ruby
10 1 (0.65%) VBA
10 1 (0.65%) VBScript
10 1 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 31 (20.13%) Security Cleared
2 26 (16.88%) SC Cleared
3 21 (13.64%) Degree
4 6 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.25%) CCNA
6 4 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.60%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.95%) CCIE
7 3 (1.95%) CCNP
7 3 (1.95%) MCP
8 2 (1.30%) APMG
8 2 (1.30%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.30%) CCIE Wireless
8 2 (1.30%) CWNA
8 2 (1.30%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.30%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.30%) PMP
9 1 (0.65%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
2 4 (2.60%) WCAG
3 2 (1.30%) GDPR
3 2 (1.30%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.30%) RMADS
4 1 (0.65%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.65%) DO-160
4 1 (0.65%) DO-254
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.65%) PMO
4 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.84%) Docker
3 7 (4.55%) Firmware
4 1 (0.65%) BusyBox
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) LXC
4 1 (0.65%) Samba
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (10.39%) SCCM
2 13 (8.44%) AirWatch
2 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (6.49%) Ansible
4 9 (5.84%) Kubernetes
4 9 (5.84%) Terraform
5 4 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.30%) Puppet
7 1 (0.65%) Consul
7 1 (0.65%) HockeyApp
7 1 (0.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 116 (75.32%) SAP
2 31 (20.13%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.60%) Samsung
4 3 (1.95%) Adobe
4 3 (1.95%) Google
4 3 (1.95%) Tableau
5 2 (1.30%) Cisco
5 2 (1.30%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 2 (1.30%) EMC
5 2 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle
5 2 (1.30%) Qubit
5 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.30%) Sparx
5 2 (1.30%) Tealium
6 1 (0.65%) CA
6 1 (0.65%) Cognos
6 1 (0.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.65%) Siemens