Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 17 January 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 73 55
Rank change year-on-year +14 -18 +4
Contract jobs citing Electronics 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.32% 0.11% 0.73%
As % of the General category 0.81% 0.24% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate - - £455
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £30.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year +87.50% -40.37% -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 246 423 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 39.42% 44.76% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 331 190
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% - -
10th Percentile £213 £300 £263
90th Percentile £538 £575 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.13% - -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £30.50 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.30% +183.72% -17.31%
10th Percentile £10.29 £14.91 £9.03
90th Percentile £11.85 £41.35 £12.90
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.40 £13.60 £16.06
% change year-on-year -8.79% -15.32% +53.78%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Northamptonshire

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Northamptonshire

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDET
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDET
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java