Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 213 254
Rank change year-on-year +33 +41 -54
Contract jobs citing Electronics 58 148 130
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.80% 1.01% 0.77%
As % of the General category 2.55% 2.94% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 77 59
Median daily rate £375 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +10.47% +7.50%
10th Percentile £209 £140 £262
90th Percentile £575 £625 £544
England median daily rate £525 £520 £488
% change year-on-year +0.96% +6.67% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 44 33
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.88 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.96% +2.08% +40.00%
10th Percentile £36.63 £15.23 £36.50
90th Percentile £50.33 £52.13 £48.60
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +11.84%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,273 5,032 5,839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.44% 34.26% 34.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,261 2,826 3,239
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £231 £263 £261
90th Percentile £613 £625 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 209 173
Median hourly rate £26.81 £26.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -11.17% +33.21%
10th Percentile £12.86 £12.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £50.70 £51.54 £52.50
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.93 £22.57
% change year-on-year +17.75% +1.60% +3.77%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Electronics in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Electronics in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Electronics in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Electronics in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Surrey +60 20 £350 +136.49% 1
Hampshire +30 17 £450 -18.18% 22
Thames Valley +33 15 £357 -16.02% 19
Buckinghamshire +30 8 £525 +31.25% 2
Berkshire +37 5 £300 -42.86% 7
Kent +21 3 £451 - 1
Oxfordshire +23 2 £140 -64.33% 10
East Sussex +19 1 - - 7
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 34 (58.62%) Marketing
2 30 (51.72%) Digital Marketing
3 29 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 27 (46.55%) Manufacturing
5 26 (44.83%) Finance
5 26 (44.83%) Programme Management
6 25 (43.10%) SAP
6 25 (43.10%) Public Sector
7 12 (20.69%) C
7 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 10 (17.24%) Algorithms
8 10 (17.24%) Windows
9 9 (15.52%) C++
9 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
10 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
10 8 (13.79%) Machine Learning
11 7 (12.07%) NHS
11 7 (12.07%) Data Strategy
12 6 (10.34%) Actionable Insight
12 6 (10.34%) Data Science
12 6 (10.34%) Data Management
12 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
12 6 (10.34%) SQL
12 6 (10.34%) Linux
12 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (10.34%) Python
12 6 (10.34%) CRM
12 6 (10.34%) Windows 10
12 6 (10.34%) Data Enrichment

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.72%) Simulink
4 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Power Platform
2 2 (3.45%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (3.45%) AWS
2 2 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.72%) Azure
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Wireless
2 4 (6.90%) Bluetooth
2 4 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
3 3 (5.17%) SpaceWire
4 2 (3.45%) DNS
4 2 (3.45%) Firewall
4 2 (3.45%) VLAN
4 2 (3.45%) WAN
4 2 (3.45%) ZigBee
4 2 (3.45%) Z-Wave
5 1 (1.72%) DHCP
5 1 (1.72%) DWDM
5 1 (1.72%) IKE
5 1 (1.72%) IPsec
5 1 (1.72%) LTE
5 1 (1.72%) Multicast
5 1 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.72%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (1.72%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Power BI
2 2 (3.45%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (3.45%) SAS EBI
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.72%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 34 (58.62%) Marketing
2 29 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 27 (46.55%) Manufacturing
4 26 (44.83%) Finance
5 25 (43.10%) Public Sector
6 3 (5.17%) General Ledger
7 2 (3.45%) Law
8 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.72%) Automotive
8 1 (1.72%) Avionics
8 1 (1.72%) Legal
8 1 (1.72%) Military
8 1 (1.72%) Police
8 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (12.07%) Data Manager
2 5 (8.62%) Developer
2 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
3 4 (6.90%) CRM Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Architect
4 3 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (5.17%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support
4 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) Design Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Junior
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (3.45%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
1 3 (5.17%) Qt
2 2 (3.45%) JSON
2 2 (3.45%) Yocto
3 1 (1.72%) Ajax
3 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) CSS3
3 1 (1.72%) Django
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) HTML5
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Algorithms
2 7 (12.07%) NHS
3 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.45%) CAN bus
5 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.45%) PACS
5 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) VHDL
6 1 (1.72%) Acoustics
6 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.72%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (1.72%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.17%) Android
4 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.17%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Tizen
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Digital Marketing
2 29 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (44.83%) Programme Management
4 8 (13.79%) Machine Learning
4 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.07%) Data Strategy
6 6 (10.34%) Actionable Insight
6 6 (10.34%) CRM
6 6 (10.34%) Data Enrichment
6 6 (10.34%) Data Management
6 6 (10.34%) Data Science
7 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.62%) Analytics
7 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.62%) Data-Driven Marketing
7 5 (8.62%) Migration
7 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
8 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) C
2 9 (15.52%) C++
3 6 (10.34%) Python
3 6 (10.34%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.17%) C#
5 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.17%) Tcl
6 1 (1.72%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.72%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
2 4 (6.90%) GDPR
3 3 (5.17%) ECSS
4 2 (3.45%) ISO 13485
5 1 (1.72%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
1 2 (3.45%) Terraform
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) SAP
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Adobe
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco
5 2 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (3.45%) Juniper
5 2 (3.45%) Tableau
6 1 (1.72%) Apple
6 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.72%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.72%) Nokia
6 1 (1.72%) SevOne
6 1 (1.72%) VMware