Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 22 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 96 95
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -27
Contract jobs citing Electronics 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.50% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the General category 2.01% 0.59% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £345 - £358
10th Percentile £320 - £308
90th Percentile £359 - £393
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.96% -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.44% - -
South East median hourly rate £40.65 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.38% -2.67% +11.94%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 299 338 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.69% 28.17% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 282 276
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +6.51% -5.06%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +107.14% -17.57%
10th Percentile £23.90 £11.88 £13.60
90th Percentile £46.00 £37.93 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £24.01 £25.50 £25.39
% change year-on-year -5.84% +0.42% +26.96%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Oxfordshire

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Oxfordshire

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Oxfordshire

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Electronics in Oxfordshire

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Oxford - 2 - - 8
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 3 (50.00%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Optoelectronics
3 1 (16.67%) Tcl
3 1 (16.67%) ASIC
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
3 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (16.67%) Verilog
3 1 (16.67%) ASIC Verification
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
3 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) GNU Octave
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (16.67%) Linux

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GNU Octave
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (16.67%) GSM
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ASIC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ASIC Verification Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) RF Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) RF Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) ASIC
1 1 (16.67%) ASIC Verification
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Optoelectronics
1 1 (16.67%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft