Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 82 90
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing Electronics 11 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.76% 0.32% 0.59%
As % of the General category 2.12% 0.84% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Reading median daily rate £145 £356 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.30% +5.56% -26.63%
10th Percentile £140 £319 £138
90th Percentile £398 £388 £498
Berkshire median daily rate £145 £475 £370
% change year-on-year -69.47% +28.38% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.45% -67.78% +20.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 518 477 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.77% 37.71% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 241 282
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £150 £272 £209
90th Percentile £586 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £406 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -4.41% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 19
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% -32.89% +59.64%
10th Percentile £12.54 £10.75 £15.60
90th Percentile £42.25 £20.00 £36.95
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.44% +2.86% -12.50%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
2 8 (72.73%) Programme Management
2 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 8 (72.73%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (72.73%) SAP
3 7 (63.64%) Service Management
3 7 (63.64%) Line Management
4 6 (54.55%) Software Asset Management
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) NHS
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (54.55%) MCDST
4 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
5 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) C
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) ITSM
7 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) Firmware
7 1 (9.09%) Remedy
7 1 (9.09%) MATLAB

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) GPRS
1 1 (9.09%) GSM
1 1 (9.09%) NFC
1 1 (9.09%) RFID
1 1 (9.09%) RS-232
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
1 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
2 8 (72.73%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Desktop Support
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (72.73%) Programme Management
2 7 (63.64%) Line Management
2 7 (63.64%) Service Management
3 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
3 6 (54.55%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCDST
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 26262
1 1 (9.09%) MISRA
1 1 (9.09%) MISRA C
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy