Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 493 303 440
Rank change year-on-year -190 +137 +73
Contract jobs citing Electronics 133 348 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.81% 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.66% 1.75% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 221 163
London median daily rate £550 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +7.89% +26.67%
10th Percentile £363 £358 £293
90th Percentile £714 £625 £588
England median daily rate £500 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 4
London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £40.25 £33.50 £20.35
90th Percentile £51.50 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -

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 20,276 19,874 19,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.54% 46.14% 43.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,531 14,205 14,460
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £320 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 183 193
London median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -7.79%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £52.00 £47.76 £53.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% +8.51% +4.44%

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 19 August 2018.

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
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 19 August 2018. 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
South London -36 11 £575 +6.98%
West London -36 11 £350 -28.57% 24
Central London -32 10 £575 +15.00% 9
East London -28 2 £513 +7.89% 7
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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.

1 119 (89.47%) Telecoms
2 117 (87.97%) Marketing
3 116 (87.22%) Finance
4 114 (85.71%) SAP
5 113 (84.96%) Manufacturing
6 112 (84.21%) Programme Management
6 112 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
6 112 (84.21%) Digital Marketing
7 70 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (48.12%) Security Cleared
9 56 (42.11%) SC Cleared
10 29 (21.80%) Amazon AWS
11 25 (18.80%) DevOps
12 24 (18.05%) Scrum
13 21 (15.79%) Linux
14 19 (14.29%) SQL
15 18 (13.53%) Python
16 15 (11.28%) Java
16 15 (11.28%) Web Services
16 15 (11.28%) TDD
16 15 (11.28%) Open Source
17 14 (10.53%) Puppet
17 14 (10.53%) Coaching
18 13 (9.77%) Microservices
18 13 (9.77%) Degree
19 12 (9.02%) Retail
19 12 (9.02%) Configuration Management
19 12 (9.02%) SOAP
19 12 (9.02%) Jenkins
19 12 (9.02%) Bash Shell

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 (3.01%) Apache
1 4 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.26%) Confluence
2 3 (2.26%) nginx
2 3 (2.26%) SAS
3 2 (1.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.50%) Mule
4 1 (0.75%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.75%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.26%) SPSS
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.80%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.01%) Google App Engine
5 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.26%) PaaS
5 3 (2.26%) Serverless
6 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.50%) Office 365
6 2 (1.50%) Route 53
6 2 (1.50%) SaaS
6 2 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.75%) GitHub
7 1 (0.75%) IaaS
7 1 (0.75%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.27%) Firewall
1 11 (8.27%) Internet
2 10 (7.52%) DNS
2 10 (7.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.76%) SSL
3 5 (3.76%) Wireless
4 4 (3.01%) SMTP
5 3 (2.26%) DKIM
5 3 (2.26%) DMARC
5 3 (2.26%) IPv6
5 3 (2.26%) LAN
5 3 (2.26%) VPN
6 2 (1.50%) 4G
6 2 (1.50%) DHCP
6 2 (1.50%) WAN
6 2 (1.50%) WLAN
7 1 (0.75%) 2G
7 1 (0.75%) FTP
7 1 (0.75%) HTTP
7 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.52%) Big Data
2 9 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.51%) MySQL
6 5 (3.76%) Power BI
7 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.50%) HBase
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.75%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.02%) JIRA
4 6 (4.51%) Artifactory
5 3 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (2.26%) Subversion
6 2 (1.50%) GitLab
6 2 (1.50%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.75%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.75%) JUnit
7 1 (0.75%) Mockito
7 1 (0.75%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.75%) Selenium
7 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.75%) webpack
General
1 119 (89.47%) Telecoms
2 117 (87.97%) Marketing
3 116 (87.22%) Finance
4 113 (84.96%) Manufacturing
5 12 (9.02%) Retail
6 6 (4.51%) Law
7 3 (2.26%) Advertising
7 3 (2.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.75%) Military
8 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (17.29%) Developer
2 15 (11.28%) Architect
3 12 (9.02%) Analyst
3 12 (9.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (5.26%) Product Manager
5 6 (4.51%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (4.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (4.51%) Senior Manager
6 5 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (3.76%) Consultant
6 5 (3.76%) Lead Architect
6 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
6 5 (3.76%) Software Developer
6 5 (3.76%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.01%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.01%) Designer
7 4 (3.01%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (3.01%) Lead Product Manager
7 4 (3.01%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.28%) Web Services
2 12 (9.02%) SOAP
3 11 (8.27%) RESTful
4 8 (6.02%) REST
5 7 (5.26%) .NET
5 7 (5.26%) Middleware
5 7 (5.26%) XML
6 6 (4.51%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (4.51%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (4.51%) HTML
6 6 (4.51%) JSON
6 6 (4.51%) Spring
7 5 (3.76%) CSS
7 5 (3.76%) Kafka
7 5 (3.76%) Laravel
7 5 (3.76%) Node.js
7 5 (3.76%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (3.01%) Apache Flex
8 4 (3.01%) Behat
8 4 (3.01%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.51%) NHS
2 6 (4.51%) User Experience
3 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.76%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.50%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.50%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.50%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.50%) FMCG
5 2 (1.50%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.50%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.75%) EPoS
6 1 (0.75%) IPTV
6 1 (0.75%) Media Streaming
6 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.75%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.75%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.79%) Linux
2 7 (5.26%) Unix
3 6 (4.51%) Windows
4 5 (3.76%) Android
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.26%) Solaris
7 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.50%) CentOS
7 2 (1.50%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
1 112 (84.21%) Digital Marketing
1 112 (84.21%) Programme Management
2 70 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.80%) DevOps
4 24 (18.05%) Scrum
5 15 (11.28%) Open Source
5 15 (11.28%) TDD
6 14 (10.53%) Coaching
7 13 (9.77%) Microservices
8 12 (9.02%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.77%) Analytics
9 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.77%) Migration
9 9 (6.77%) Project Management
9 9 (6.77%) SOA
10 8 (6.02%) Decision-Making
10 8 (6.02%) Test Automation
10 8 (6.02%) User Stories
10 8 (6.02%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.29%) SQL
2 18 (13.53%) Python
3 15 (11.28%) Java
4 12 (9.02%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.02%) Ruby
6 6 (4.51%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.76%) PHP
8 4 (3.01%) C#
8 4 (3.01%) R
9 3 (2.26%) C
9 3 (2.26%) C++
9 3 (2.26%) Perl
10 2 (1.50%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.50%) VBA
11 1 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.75%) GLSL
11 1 (0.75%) HLSL
11 1 (0.75%) Java 8
11 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 64 (48.12%) Security Cleared
2 56 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.77%) Degree
4 4 (3.01%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (2.26%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.26%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.50%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.50%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.50%) MBA
7 1 (0.75%) CCNP
7 1 (0.75%) CISA
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.75%) CISM
7 1 (0.75%) CISSP
7 1 (0.75%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.75%) MCSE
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) HL7
2 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (1.50%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.75%) GDPR
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (8.27%) Docker
2 3 (2.26%) etcd
2 3 (2.26%) Firmware
2 3 (2.26%) flannel
3 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.50%) Postfix
4 1 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) Puppet
2 9 (6.77%) Kubernetes
3 8 (6.02%) Terraform
4 6 (4.51%) Ansible
5 4 (3.01%) Kibana
6 3 (2.26%) HAProxy
6 3 (2.26%) rkt
7 2 (1.50%) Forum Sentry
7 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.75%) Grafana
8 1 (0.75%) logstash
8 1 (0.75%) Salt
8 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 114 (85.71%) SAP
2 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.02%) Oracle
4 7 (5.26%) Google
4 7 (5.26%) Tableau
5 3 (2.26%) Teradata
6 2 (1.50%) Black Duck
6 2 (1.50%) Cerner
6 2 (1.50%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.50%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.75%) Apigee
7 1 (0.75%) Apple
7 1 (0.75%) CA
7 1 (0.75%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.75%) IBM
7 1 (0.75%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.75%) Talend
7 1 (0.75%) WSO2