Period
to 20 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 20 May 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
England > South West
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 57 106
Rank change year-on-year -31 +49 -4
Contract jobs citing Electronics 117 177 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.31% 3.39% 1.83%
As % of the General category 6.99% 10.38% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 156 93
South West median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +6.73% -
10th Percentile £305 £262 £263
90th Percentile £533 £575 £436
England median daily rate £488 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +14.71% +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 8
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £38.63 £19.90 £31.10
90th Percentile £46.50 £54.50 £46.83
England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +5.42%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,673 1,706 1,820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.97% 32.71% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,034 1,180 1,261
South West median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £245 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 70 114
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £38.75 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.58% -7.74% +15.07%
10th Percentile £14.00 £15.45 £21.10
90th Percentile £49.50 £48.75 £57.00
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £26.93
% change year-on-year +7.10% -7.15% +19.67%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the South West

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in the South West

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the South West over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in the South West

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in the South West

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the South West over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Electronics in the South West

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. 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
Bristol +8 65 £375 - 47
Wiltshire -9 25 £488 +14.71% 15
Gloucestershire -11 8 £438 +6.06% 16
Somerset -10 7 £375 - 10
Devon -1 2 - - 3
Dorset -17 1 £350 +7.69% 9
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 95 (81.20%) Manufacturing
2 91 (77.78%) Finance
2 91 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 91 (77.78%) Programme Management
2 91 (77.78%) SAP
2 91 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 91 (77.78%) Marketing
2 91 (77.78%) Digital Marketing
3 36 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (20.51%) SC Cleared
6 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
7 16 (13.68%) Scrum
8 15 (12.82%) C#
9 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
10 12 (10.26%) Risk Management
10 12 (10.26%) DV Cleared
11 11 (9.40%) jQuery
11 11 (9.40%) MVC
11 11 (9.40%) Information Security
11 11 (9.40%) HTML
11 11 (9.40%) .NET
12 10 (8.55%) CSS
12 10 (8.55%) C++
12 10 (8.55%) JSP 440
13 9 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
13 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
14 8 (6.84%) AngularJS
14 8 (6.84%) Oracle

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (4.27%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.71%) nginx
3 2 (1.71%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.85%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.85%) EPLAN
3 1 (0.85%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Office 365
2 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.71%) GitHub
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.71%) PaaS
2 2 (1.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Google Play
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) Skype
2 4 (3.42%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.71%) HTTP
3 2 (1.71%) Wireless
4 1 (0.85%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.85%) Network Security
4 1 (0.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.85%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.71%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.71%) Big Data
4 2 (1.71%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.71%) GIS
4 2 (1.71%) KNIME
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.85%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.42%) JIRA
1 4 (3.42%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.56%) Maven
2 3 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.71%) Subversion
3 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.85%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 95 (81.20%) Manufacturing
2 91 (77.78%) Finance
2 91 (77.78%) Marketing
2 91 (77.78%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.27%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.27%) Military
4 3 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Avionics
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (21.37%) Developer
2 15 (12.82%) Analyst
3 10 (8.55%) .NET Developer
4 9 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 7 (5.98%) Consultant
6 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (5.13%) Design Engineer
6 6 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Architect
7 5 (4.27%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.27%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.42%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.40%) .NET
1 11 (9.40%) HTML
1 11 (9.40%) jQuery
2 10 (8.55%) CSS
3 8 (6.84%) AngularJS
3 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (4.27%) REST
6 4 (3.42%) JSON
6 4 (3.42%) RESTful
6 4 (3.42%) SOAP
7 3 (2.56%) Flash
7 3 (2.56%) ModSecurity
8 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.71%) Angular 2
8 2 (1.71%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (1.71%) WCF
9 1 (0.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.42%) PKI
4 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) FMCG
5 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.85%) CESG
6 1 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.98%) Windows
2 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.56%) Android
4 2 (1.71%) Linux
4 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.85%) CentOS
5 1 (0.85%) Unix
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
1 91 (77.78%) Digital Marketing
1 91 (77.78%) Programme Management
2 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.68%) Scrum
4 12 (10.26%) Risk Management
5 11 (9.40%) Information Security
5 11 (9.40%) MVC
6 9 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
7 8 (6.84%) ITIL
7 8 (6.84%) Project Management
8 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 7 (5.98%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.13%) CRM
9 6 (5.13%) Validation
10 5 (4.27%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (4.27%) OO
10 5 (4.27%) OOD
11 4 (3.42%) ArchiMate
11 4 (3.42%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.82%) C#
2 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.55%) C++
4 8 (6.84%) C
4 8 (6.84%) SQL
5 5 (4.27%) Embedded C
6 4 (3.42%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.56%) Java
7 3 (2.56%) Python
7 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.71%) Dart
8 2 (1.71%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.71%) R
9 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.85%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 24 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.26%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.27%) Degree
5 4 (3.42%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (2.56%) CISSP
6 3 (2.56%) CLAS
6 3 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.85%) MCSE
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) JSP 440
2 7 (5.98%) RMADS
3 5 (4.27%) GDPR
3 5 (4.27%) PMO
4 4 (3.42%) DO-254
5 3 (2.56%) QA
6 1 (0.85%) BS25999
6 1 (0.85%) DO-160
6 1 (0.85%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.85%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.56%) Docker
2 3 (2.56%) Firmware
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) SCCM
2 3 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 91 (77.78%) SAP
2 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.84%) Oracle
4 7 (5.98%) EMC
5 4 (3.42%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.42%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.71%) ESRI
6 2 (1.71%) IBM
6 2 (1.71%) RapidMiner
6 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.85%) Apple
7 1 (0.85%) Borland
7 1 (0.85%) Google
7 1 (0.85%) OneTrust
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.85%) Trend Micro
7 1 (0.85%) VMware