Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 20 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 148 130
Rank change year-on-year +37 -18 -6
Contract jobs citing Electronics 29 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.99% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the General category 3.15% 1.40% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 16
Manchester median daily rate £475 £475 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +51.39% +5.46%
10th Percentile £375 £367 £285
90th Percentile £603 £555 £430
North West median daily rate £475 £405 £315
% change year-on-year +17.28% +28.57% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.29% - -
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £35.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.38% +113.64% -40.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 922 1071 1518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.39% 30.58% 39.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 682 862
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £238 £263 £250
90th Percentile £608 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 30
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +74.60% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.80 £11.90
90th Percentile £41.13 £40.00 £38.88
North West median hourly rate £22.67 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -9.31% -18.09% +52.60%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Manchester

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Electronics in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Manchester

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in Manchester

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Manchester

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Electronics in Manchester

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cheadle - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £588 - 1
Electronics
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 25 (86.21%) SAP
1 25 (86.21%) Manufacturing
1 25 (86.21%) Telecoms
2 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 24 (82.76%) Programme Management
2 24 (82.76%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (82.76%) Marketing
2 24 (82.76%) Digital Marketing
3 21 (72.41%) Big Data
4 19 (65.52%) Python
4 19 (65.52%) Java
5 17 (58.62%) Open Source
6 16 (55.17%) Hadoop
6 16 (55.17%) BDD
6 16 (55.17%) Apache Spark
6 16 (55.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (55.17%) Shell Script
6 16 (55.17%) TDD
7 15 (51.72%) Linux
7 15 (51.72%) Docker
7 15 (51.72%) TeamCity
7 15 (51.72%) Git (software)
7 15 (51.72%) JIRA
8 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (44.83%) Scrum
9 13 (44.83%) Akka
9 13 (44.83%) Cucumber
10 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (34.48%) Clojure
11 5 (17.24%) SQL

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 16 (55.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) Big Data
2 16 (55.17%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.34%) OLAP
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Git (software)
1 15 (51.72%) JIRA
1 15 (51.72%) TeamCity
2 13 (44.83%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.90%) LabVIEW
General
1 25 (86.21%) Manufacturing
1 25 (86.21%) Telecoms
2 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 24 (82.76%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Scala Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Software Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Apache Spark Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Hadoop Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Java Scala Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Linux Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Data Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (6.90%) DevOps Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
9 1 (3.45%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Embedded C Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Akka
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) MSMQ
3 2 (6.90%) PySpark
3 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Home Automation
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Smart Home
3 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) Digital Marketing
1 24 (82.76%) Programme Management
2 17 (58.62%) Open Source
3 16 (55.17%) BDD
3 16 (55.17%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (55.17%) TDD
4 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (44.83%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.34%) DevOps
7 3 (10.34%) ETL
8 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.45%) Break/Fix
9 1 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (3.45%) PDM
9 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
1 19 (65.52%) Python
2 16 (55.17%) Shell Script
3 10 (34.48%) Clojure
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) C
6 2 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Go
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) AAT
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Mesos
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Minitab