Period
to 17 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 80 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +35
Contract jobs citing Electronics 19 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.40% 0.67% 0.64%
As % of the General category 4.36% 1.94% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 5
Reading median daily rate £525 £305 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.13% +7.02% -24.00%
10th Percentile £251 £178 £182
90th Percentile £543 £453 £540
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +16.67% +16.13% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Reading median hourly rate £46.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.63% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £29.05 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -31.65% - -

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 436 464 546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.08% 34.76% 43.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 265 258
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £234
90th Percentile £650 £588 £588
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £414 £425
% change year-on-year +5.74% -2.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 18
Reading median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +16.67% -23.51%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.69 £12.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £46.50 £20.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.33 £26.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -25.65% +65.08% -7.35%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Reading

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Reading

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Reading over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in Reading

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 15 (78.95%) SAP
1 15 (78.95%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
1 15 (78.95%) Programme Management
1 15 (78.95%) Manufacturing
1 15 (78.95%) Marketing
1 15 (78.95%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) Web Operations
2 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
2 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Automation
3 9 (47.37%) Billing
3 9 (47.37%) IT Strategy
3 9 (47.37%) Active Listening
3 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (47.37%) Public Cloud
3 9 (47.37%) PaaS
3 9 (47.37%) IaaS
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.53%) Physics

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (47.37%) IaaS
2 9 (47.37%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) RS-485
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon Athena
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
1 15 (78.95%) Manufacturing
1 15 (78.95%) Marketing
1 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
2 9 (47.37%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) AWS Engineer
1 10 (52.63%) Azure Engineer
1 10 (52.63%) WebOps Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) WPF Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
1 2 (10.53%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
1 2 (10.53%) WCF
1 2 (10.53%) WPF
2 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.26%) Flash
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Verilog
3 1 (5.26%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) Digital Marketing
1 15 (78.95%) Programme Management
2 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
2 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Automation
2 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) Web Operations
3 9 (47.37%) Active Listening
3 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (47.37%) IT Strategy
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) MVVM
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) SOLID
5 2 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) C
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) XAML
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PhD
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCDST
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (5.26%) Grafana
1 1 (5.26%) Graphite
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
1 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) BMC
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (5.26%) Xilinx