The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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 / Slough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 25 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.71% 0.65% 1.09%
As % of the General category 1.64% 1.41% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +22.58% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.88% -10.62%  

Electronics is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 61 71 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 43.26% 46.10% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 49 81
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -29.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing Electronics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Slough

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Slough

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Squid
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) NFS
3 2 (40.00%) Samba
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Perl

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MariaDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) NFS
2 2 (40.00%) Samba
2 2 (40.00%) Squid
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Samsung