Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Electronics
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 457 506
Rank change year-on-year +119 +49 0
Contract jobs citing Electronics 327 162 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the General category 1.50% 0.83% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 144 94
London median daily rate £513 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £363 £264 £253
90th Percentile £625 £550 £567
England median daily rate £475 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +18.60% +6.80% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 15
London median hourly rate £42.50 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +203.57% -62.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £35.25 £11.40 £35.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £34.00 £47.00
England median hourly rate £40.75 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +2.67% +4.17%

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 21800 19538 21796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 46.27% 43.23% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15769 14034 15439
London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £289
90th Percentile £688 £675 £673
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 201 238
London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +14.47%
10th Percentile £13.74 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £56.87 £52.27
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.50 £24.93
% change year-on-year +4.08% -1.71% +13.30%

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 23 November 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 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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -2 18 £438 +25.45% 3
Central London +1 16 £450 -5.26% 4
South London - 15 £525 - 7
East London -10 10 £513 -4.65%
North London -9 3 £525 +75.00% 1
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 274 (83.79%) Marketing
2 271 (82.87%) Telecoms
3 265 (81.04%) Manufacturing
3 265 (81.04%) Digital Marketing
4 263 (80.43%) Finance
5 261 (79.82%) Programme Management
5 261 (79.82%) SAP
5 261 (79.82%) Business Intelligence
6 140 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
7 127 (38.84%) Security Cleared
8 114 (34.86%) SC Cleared
9 79 (24.16%) Java
10 68 (20.80%) Python
11 63 (19.27%) Linux
11 63 (19.27%) DevOps
12 55 (16.82%) Scrum
13 53 (16.21%) PostgreSQL
14 49 (14.98%) Amazon AWS
15 48 (14.68%) Git (software)
16 47 (14.37%) TDD
17 44 (13.46%) JavaScript
18 43 (13.15%) Docker
19 39 (11.93%) Ansible
19 39 (11.93%) SQL
20 37 (11.31%) Puppet
21 36 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
22 35 (10.70%) MongoDB
22 35 (10.70%) Microservices
22 35 (10.70%) Analytics
23 34 (10.40%) Kubernetes

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 18 (5.50%) Apache Spark
2 16 (4.89%) Apache
3 12 (3.67%) Mule
3 12 (3.67%) Mule ESB
3 12 (3.67%) nginx
4 11 (3.36%) Confluence
5 7 (2.14%) Ethereum
5 7 (2.14%) Hyperledger
5 7 (2.14%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.83%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.53%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.22%) IIS
9 3 (0.92%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.92%) CMS
9 3 (0.92%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.92%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.83%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) SPSS
4 2 (0.61%) Stata
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (3.36%) NetSuite
2 7 (2.14%) R3 Corda
3 3 (0.92%) Unica
4 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.31%) Social Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.98%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.28%) G Suite
3 12 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.75%) GitHub
5 7 (2.14%) IaaS
6 6 (1.83%) Force.com
6 6 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.83%) npm
6 6 (1.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 6 (1.83%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 5 (1.53%) Office 365
8 4 (1.22%) AdWords
9 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.61%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.61%) Route 53
9 2 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.31%) PaaS
10 1 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.34%) Firewall
2 21 (6.42%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.59%) DNS
4 13 (3.98%) SSL
5 10 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (2.75%) Bluetooth
6 9 (2.75%) SAN
7 8 (2.45%) HTTP
8 7 (2.14%) HTTPS
8 7 (2.14%) VPN
9 6 (1.83%) Internet
10 5 (1.53%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.92%) 3G
11 3 (0.92%) LTE
11 3 (0.92%) Wireless
12 2 (0.61%) 4G
12 2 (0.61%) LDAP
12 2 (0.61%) Network Security
12 2 (0.61%) WAN
13 1 (0.31%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.21%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (10.70%) MongoDB
3 32 (9.79%) Big Data
4 29 (8.87%) Hadoop
5 24 (7.34%) MySQL
6 18 (5.50%) Relational Database
7 17 (5.20%) NoSQL
8 14 (4.28%) HBase
9 13 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (3.67%) RDBMS
11 10 (3.06%) Oracle Database
11 10 (3.06%) SQL Server
12 7 (2.14%) Blockchain
13 5 (1.53%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.53%) Power BI
14 4 (1.22%) Qlik Sense
14 4 (1.22%) Redis
15 3 (0.92%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (14.68%) Git (software)
2 25 (7.65%) Jenkins
3 23 (7.03%) JIRA
4 16 (4.89%) Artifactory
5 11 (3.36%) IntelliJ
5 11 (3.36%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (3.06%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.45%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.45%) GitLab
8 7 (2.14%) Ant
8 7 (2.14%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.83%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.83%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (1.53%) Maven
11 4 (1.22%) Gerrit
11 4 (1.22%) Grunt
12 3 (0.92%) Burp Suite
12 3 (0.92%) LabVIEW
12 3 (0.92%) Protractor
12 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 274 (83.79%) Marketing
2 271 (82.87%) Telecoms
3 265 (81.04%) Manufacturing
4 263 (80.43%) Finance
5 17 (5.20%) Retail
6 5 (1.53%) Law
7 3 (0.92%) Advertising
7 3 (0.92%) Dutch Language
7 3 (0.92%) French Language
7 3 (0.92%) Games
7 3 (0.92%) German Language
7 3 (0.92%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.92%) Legal
7 3 (0.92%) Polish Language
7 3 (0.92%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.61%) Automotive
8 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.61%) Military
8 2 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (28.75%) Developer
2 33 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (9.79%) Senior Developer
4 29 (8.87%) Analyst
5 23 (7.03%) Java Developer
6 17 (5.20%) Architect
7 14 (4.28%) Business Analyst
8 12 (3.67%) Administrator
8 12 (3.67%) Software Engineer
9 11 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (3.06%) Python Developer
11 9 (2.75%) Consultant
11 9 (2.75%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (2.75%) Java Software Developer
11 9 (2.75%) Project Manager
11 9 (2.75%) Scala Developer
11 9 (2.75%) Senior Web Developer
11 9 (2.75%) Software Developer
11 9 (2.75%) Web Developer
12 8 (2.45%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.40%) JSON
2 33 (10.09%) RESTful
3 28 (8.56%) Node.js
4 27 (8.26%) Web Services
5 22 (6.73%) AngularJS
5 22 (6.73%) HTML
6 21 (6.42%) CSS
6 21 (6.42%) Elastic Stack
7 18 (5.50%) Spring
7 18 (5.50%) Spring Boot
8 14 (4.28%) Kafka
8 14 (4.28%) SOAP
9 13 (3.98%) REST
10 12 (3.67%) React
11 11 (3.36%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (3.06%) Akka
12 10 (3.06%) HTML5
12 10 (3.06%) XML
13 9 (2.75%) CSS3
14 8 (2.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.50%) Fintech
2 15 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.59%) Data Structures
2 15 (4.59%) User Experience
3 10 (3.06%) Algorithms
3 10 (3.06%) NHS
3 10 (3.06%) PKI
4 6 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.53%) BYOD
5 5 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.22%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.22%) W3C
7 3 (0.92%) Cloud Native
7 3 (0.92%) FMCG
7 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.92%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.61%) PlayStation
8 2 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (19.27%) Linux
2 22 (6.73%) Unix
3 19 (5.81%) Windows
4 9 (2.75%) Android
5 7 (2.14%) AIX
5 7 (2.14%) Solaris
6 4 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.22%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.31%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.31%) MVS
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (81.04%) Digital Marketing
2 261 (79.82%) Business Intelligence
2 261 (79.82%) Programme Management
3 140 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (19.27%) DevOps
5 55 (16.82%) Scrum
6 47 (14.37%) TDD
7 36 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (10.70%) Analytics
8 35 (10.70%) Microservices
9 27 (8.26%) BDD
10 24 (7.34%) Open Source
11 23 (7.03%) Configuration Management
11 23 (7.03%) Migration
12 22 (6.73%) Project Management
12 22 (6.73%) User Stories
13 21 (6.42%) Software Engineering
13 21 (6.42%) Visualisation
14 19 (5.81%) Web Development
15 17 (5.20%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 79 (24.16%) Java
2 68 (20.80%) Python
3 44 (13.46%) JavaScript
4 39 (11.93%) SQL
5 22 (6.73%) C++
6 16 (4.89%) C
6 16 (4.89%) Ruby
7 11 (3.36%) C#
8 10 (3.06%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.45%) Go
9 8 (2.45%) R
10 7 (2.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.83%) Apex Code
11 6 (1.83%) PHP
11 6 (1.83%) SOQL
12 4 (1.22%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.92%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.61%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 127 (38.84%) Security Cleared
2 114 (34.86%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.42%) Degree
4 11 (3.36%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.53%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.92%) CCSP
7 3 (0.92%) CREST Certified
7 3 (0.92%) HND
8 2 (0.61%) CCNA
8 2 (0.61%) CCNP
9 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) CBAP
9 1 (0.31%) IIBA
9 1 (0.31%) ISEB
9 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.22%) GDPR
3 2 (0.61%) EMIR
3 2 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.61%) MiFID
3 2 (0.61%) QA
3 2 (0.61%) RMADS
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.31%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.31%) GCP
4 1 (0.31%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.31%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.31%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.31%) PMO
4 1 (0.31%) WAI
4 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (13.15%) Docker
2 6 (1.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.53%) HDFS
4 4 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.92%) Firmware
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 39 (11.93%) Ansible
2 37 (11.31%) Puppet
3 34 (10.40%) Kubernetes
4 17 (5.20%) logstash
4 17 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (4.89%) Kibana
6 13 (3.98%) Terraform
7 10 (3.06%) HAProxy
8 8 (2.45%) Grafana
9 7 (2.14%) Salt
10 4 (1.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 4 (1.22%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.92%) Nessus
11 3 (0.92%) Oozie
11 3 (0.92%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.61%) Consul
12 2 (0.61%) linkerd
12 2 (0.61%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.61%) Sysdig
12 2 (0.61%) vMotion
Vendors
1 261 (79.82%) SAP
2 19 (5.81%) Oracle
3 18 (5.50%) Google
4 13 (3.98%) ServiceNow
4 13 (3.98%) VMware
5 12 (3.67%) IBM
6 9 (2.75%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.75%) Tableau
7 8 (2.45%) Splunk
8 6 (1.83%) Adobe
8 6 (1.83%) HP
8 6 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.53%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.53%) Qualys
9 5 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.22%) Cognos
10 4 (1.22%) Juniper
10 4 (1.22%) WatchGuard
11 3 (0.92%) TIBCO