Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 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
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 347 258 372
Rank change year-on-year -89 +114 +125
Contract jobs citing Electronics 262 146 142
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.70% 0.82% 0.48%
As % of the General category 1.21% 1.44% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 122 128
10th Percentile £475 £363 £350
25th Percentile £513 £463 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £481
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +14.29% -15.57%
75th Percentile £738 £622 £603
90th Percentile £750 £788 £679
England median daily rate £525 £525 £470
% change year-on-year - +11.70% -1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
10th Percentile £33.03 - £36.60
25th Percentile £33.81 £41.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +0.59% -15.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £54.19 £43.75 £52.50
90th Percentile £59.93 - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 21,687 10,131 16,005
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.77% 57.23% 53.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,579 7,321 11,423
10th Percentile £375 £315 £300
25th Percentile £473 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £522 £513
Median % change year-on-year +10.26% +1.76% -1.44%
75th Percentile £688 £625 £625
90th Percentile £775 £713 £700
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 105 234
10th Percentile £16.27 £14.50 £12.50
25th Percentile £22.09 £21.25 £16.63
Median hourly rate £35.08 £27.50 £20.93
Median % change year-on-year +27.55% +31.39% +7.33%
75th Percentile £49.25 £45.75 £29.96
90th Percentile £61.73 £60.10 £52.50
England median hourly rate £19.85 £23.47 £18.70
% change year-on-year -15.42% +25.51% +1.08%

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
North London +3 5 £158 -58.00% 1
Central London -47 3 £630 +57.50% 9
South London -10 2 £400 -23.81% 10
West London -28 1 - - 11
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 240 (91.60%) Finance
2 239 (91.22%) Telecoms
3 232 (88.55%) Business Intelligence
3 232 (88.55%) Marketing
4 231 (88.17%) Manufacturing
4 231 (88.17%) Digital Marketing
5 230 (87.79%) Programme Management
6 229 (87.40%) SAP
6 229 (87.40%) Public Sector
7 69 (26.34%) Azure
8 64 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (23.28%) Microsoft
10 55 (20.99%) Social Skills
11 41 (15.65%) Metadata
12 40 (15.27%) AWS
12 40 (15.27%) Data Architecture
13 38 (14.50%) Data Modelling
14 37 (14.12%) Java
15 36 (13.74%) Analytics
16 35 (13.36%) Data Analysis
17 34 (12.98%) SQL
18 33 (12.60%) Test Automation
19 32 (12.21%) Degree
20 31 (11.83%) Microsoft 365
20 31 (11.83%) IaaS
21 30 (11.45%) Software Engineering
21 30 (11.45%) Information Security
21 30 (11.45%) Strategic Thinking
22 29 (11.07%) PostgreSQL
22 29 (11.07%) Linux

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 29 (11.07%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.76%) Confluence
3 1 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.38%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.76%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.38%) HFM
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 69 (26.34%) Azure
2 40 (15.27%) AWS
3 31 (11.83%) IaaS
3 31 (11.83%) Microsoft 365
4 19 (7.25%) Power Platform
5 18 (6.87%) GCP
6 17 (6.49%) PaaS
7 15 (5.73%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (3.82%) GitHub
9 7 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (2.67%) OneDrive
10 6 (2.29%) GitHub Actions
10 6 (2.29%) SaaS
11 4 (1.53%) Serverless
12 3 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (1.15%) Azure Sentinel
12 3 (1.15%) Slack
13 2 (0.76%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.58%) HTTP
2 7 (2.67%) PABX
2 7 (2.67%) Unified Communications
3 6 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.91%) 5G
5 4 (1.53%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.53%) Firewall
5 4 (1.53%) Network Security
6 3 (1.15%) 4G
6 3 (1.15%) DOCSIS
6 3 (1.15%) MQTT
6 3 (1.15%) Wireless
7 2 (0.76%) Broadband
7 2 (0.76%) VoIP
8 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.38%) DNS
8 1 (0.38%) ICMP
8 1 (0.38%) Internet
8 1 (0.38%) SAN
8 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.65%) Metadata
2 29 (11.07%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (10.31%) Metadata Repository
4 18 (6.87%) Power BI
4 18 (6.87%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.20%) Pentaho
5 11 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.82%) Qlik Sense
6 10 (3.82%) QlikView
6 10 (3.82%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (2.67%) Redis
9 6 (2.29%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.53%) Big Data
10 4 (1.53%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.15%) BigQuery
11 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.15%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 11 (4.20%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.44%) Subversion
3 8 (3.05%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.29%) JUnit
5 5 (1.91%) CircleCI
6 4 (1.53%) JIRA
7 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.38%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.38%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.38%) Postman
7 1 (0.38%) Selenium
7 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.38%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 240 (91.60%) Finance
2 239 (91.22%) Telecoms
3 232 (88.55%) Marketing
4 231 (88.17%) Manufacturing
5 229 (87.40%) Public Sector
6 55 (20.99%) Social Skills
7 24 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.29%) Front Office
9 4 (1.53%) Legal
9 4 (1.53%) Publishing
10 3 (1.15%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.76%) Retail
12 1 (0.38%) Banking
12 1 (0.38%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.38%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.38%) Games
12 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.38%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 77 (29.39%) Architect
2 60 (22.90%) Developer
3 41 (15.65%) Data Architect
4 24 (9.16%) Data Modeller
5 20 (7.63%) Java Developer
6 19 (7.25%) Lead Architect
7 16 (6.11%) Analyst
8 15 (5.73%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.73%) Technical Architect
9 13 (4.96%) Azure Engineer
10 12 (4.58%) Microsoft 365 Architect
10 12 (4.58%) Node.js Developer
11 11 (4.20%) Consultant
11 11 (4.20%) Data Analyst
11 11 (4.20%) Data Integration Architect
11 11 (4.20%) Data Integration Specialist
11 11 (4.20%) Integration Architect
11 11 (4.20%) Integration Specialist
11 11 (4.20%) Lead Data Architect
11 11 (4.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.34%) Node.js
2 13 (4.96%) REST
2 13 (4.96%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (4.58%) AngularJS
4 11 (4.20%) HTML
4 11 (4.20%) Kafka
4 11 (4.20%) Web Services
5 10 (3.82%) JSON
5 10 (3.82%) Spring Boot
6 9 (3.44%) Spring
6 9 (3.44%) XML
7 8 (3.05%) RESTful
8 7 (2.67%) CSS
8 7 (2.67%) SOAP
8 7 (2.67%) XMPP
9 6 (2.29%) .NET
9 6 (2.29%) Apache Camel
9 6 (2.29%) Middleware
9 6 (2.29%) XSLT
10 4 (1.53%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.78%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.82%) Reference Data
3 7 (2.67%) NHS
4 5 (1.91%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.53%) User Experience
6 3 (1.15%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.76%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.76%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.38%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Legacy Applications
8 1 (0.38%) LIMS
8 1 (0.38%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.07%) Linux
2 18 (6.87%) Windows
3 12 (4.58%) Unix
4 10 (3.82%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.76%) Android
7 2 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) CentOS
8 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.38%) VMS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (88.55%) Business Intelligence
2 231 (88.17%) Digital Marketing
3 230 (87.79%) Programme Management
4 64 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (15.27%) Data Architecture
6 38 (14.50%) Data Modelling
7 36 (13.74%) Analytics
8 35 (13.36%) Data Analysis
9 33 (12.60%) Test Automation
10 30 (11.45%) Information Security
10 30 (11.45%) Software Engineering
10 30 (11.45%) Strategic Thinking
11 28 (10.69%) Data Governance
11 28 (10.69%) Economics
11 28 (10.69%) Service Management
12 27 (10.31%) Strategic Planning
13 25 (9.54%) Technical Debt
14 24 (9.16%) Actionable Insight
14 24 (9.16%) CI/CD
14 24 (9.16%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.12%) Java
2 34 (12.98%) SQL
3 21 (8.02%) Python
4 17 (6.49%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.34%) Ruby
6 12 (4.58%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.67%) C
8 6 (2.29%) Go
8 6 (2.29%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.29%) XPath
9 5 (1.91%) C#
9 5 (1.91%) C++
10 3 (1.15%) Ada
10 3 (1.15%) Kotlin
10 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.76%) Fortran
11 2 (0.76%) Perl
12 1 (0.38%) PHP
12 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (12.21%) Degree
2 13 (4.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.20%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.20%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.05%) MCSE
6 2 (0.76%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.76%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.76%) PhD
7 1 (0.38%) CISA
7 1 (0.38%) CISM
7 1 (0.38%) CISSP
7 1 (0.38%) CRISC
7 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.38%) MCAD
7 1 (0.38%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.58%) NCSC
2 11 (4.20%) Data Quality
3 10 (3.82%) SLA
4 6 (2.29%) Accessibility
5 4 (1.53%) QA
6 2 (0.76%) COBIT
6 2 (0.76%) NIST
7 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.38%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.20%) Docker
3 5 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.76%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (5.73%) Terraform
2 13 (4.96%) Kubernetes
3 9 (3.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.67%) SCCM
5 4 (1.53%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.15%) Ansible
6 3 (1.15%) Puppet
7 2 (0.76%) Istio
8 1 (0.38%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.38%) QRadar
8 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 229 (87.40%) SAP
2 61 (23.28%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.02%) Remedy
4 19 (7.25%) Sparx
5 17 (6.49%) Oracle
6 14 (5.34%) ServiceNow
7 12 (4.58%) Google
7 12 (4.58%) Informatica
8 11 (4.20%) Cisco
9 7 (2.67%) Databricks
10 5 (1.91%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.53%) Cadence
12 3 (1.15%) Adobe
12 3 (1.15%) VMware
13 2 (0.76%) Dell
14 1 (0.38%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.38%) HP
14 1 (0.38%) Hyperion
14 1 (0.38%) MathWorks
14 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com