Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 88 83
Rank change year-on-year -9 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing Electronics 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.32% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.52% 1.63% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Oxfordshire median daily rate £345 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.27% +37.50% +15.94%
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +84.21%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +41.67% -20.00% +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 263 306 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.30% 26.56% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 245 226
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £259
90th Percentile £590 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +116.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £16.99 £16.30 £12.18
90th Percentile £36.58 £38.15 £38.18
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.85% -6.36% +41.03%

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) GNU Octave
3 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Robotics
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

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 (25.00%) GNU Octave
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) RF Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) RF Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft