Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 65 102
Rank change year-on-year +1 +37 +16
Contract jobs citing Electronics 224 167 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.43% 3.03% 2.08%
As % of the General category 11.30% 9.13% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 134 101
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £313 £273
90th Percentile £625 £580 £488
England median daily rate £475 £475 £415
% change year-on-year - +14.46% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £41.85 £31.30 £29.80
90th Percentile £47.63 £43.75 £47.35
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -

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 the South West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,982 1,830 1,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 30.38% 33.17% 30.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,308 1,219 1,224
South West median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -5.30%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £231
90th Percentile £600 £563 £550
England median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 64 92
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% - -15.13%
10th Percentile £15.89 £14.48 £12.65
90th Percentile £50.00 £59.28 £49.38
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.60 £23.68
% change year-on-year -9.76% +12.31% -5.28%

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 17 December 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
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 17 December 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 +2 103 £400 +10.34% 45
Wiltshire -7 74 £550 +15.79% 21
Somerset +4 26 £363 -24.68% 10
Gloucestershire -13 4 £700 +66.67% 18
Dorset - 4 £500 - 16
Devon -7 1 £122 -66.48% 5
Cornwall - 1 £250 - 4
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 208 (92.86%) Finance
2 207 (92.41%) Telecoms
2 207 (92.41%) Manufacturing
3 205 (91.52%) SAP
3 205 (91.52%) Business Intelligence
3 205 (91.52%) Programme Management
3 205 (91.52%) Marketing
3 205 (91.52%) Digital Marketing
4 68 (30.36%) Security Cleared
5 59 (26.34%) Microsoft
6 54 (24.11%) SC Cleared
7 45 (20.09%) C#
8 44 (19.64%) .NET
9 37 (16.52%) SQL Server
9 37 (16.52%) JavaScript
10 36 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (15.63%) SQL
12 33 (14.73%) HTML
13 25 (11.16%) CSS
14 24 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (10.27%) Windows
16 21 (9.38%) PowerShell
16 21 (9.38%) AngularJS
17 20 (8.93%) CRM
17 20 (8.93%) MVC
17 20 (8.93%) Degree
18 18 (8.04%) Computer Science
18 18 (8.04%) Dynamics CRM
18 18 (8.04%) Scrum
18 18 (8.04%) ASP.NET

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 10 (4.46%) Confluence
2 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.89%) Apache
4 1 (0.45%) CMS
4 1 (0.45%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.45%) IIS
4 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.34%) InVision
3 3 (1.34%) Pixate
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (8.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.23%) Office 365
3 3 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.89%) IaaS
4 2 (0.89%) PaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.45%) GitHub
5 1 (0.45%) NuGet
5 1 (0.45%) Route 53
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.57%) Intranet
2 6 (2.68%) Firewall
3 5 (2.23%) Network Security
4 4 (1.79%) VPN
5 3 (1.34%) HTTP
5 3 (1.34%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.89%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.89%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.89%) VoIP
6 2 (0.89%) WebEx
7 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.46%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.23%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.79%) MySQL
4 4 (1.79%) Power BI
4 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.34%) OLAP
5 3 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.89%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 17 (7.59%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.91%) JIRA
4 10 (4.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (2.23%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.34%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.34%) Selenium
8 2 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.89%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.89%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.45%) Grunt
9 1 (0.45%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.45%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.45%) Subversion
9 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.45%) Zephyr
General
1 208 (92.86%) Finance
2 207 (92.41%) Manufacturing
2 207 (92.41%) Telecoms
3 205 (91.52%) Marketing
4 5 (2.23%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.79%) Retail
6 3 (1.34%) Automotive
6 3 (1.34%) Billing
7 2 (0.89%) Banking
7 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.89%) Legal
7 2 (0.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 56 (25.00%) Developer
2 37 (16.52%) Analyst
3 23 (10.27%) Architect
4 18 (8.04%) .NET Developer
5 16 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 15 (6.70%) CRM Developer
6 15 (6.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 15 (6.70%) Microsoft Developer
7 14 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (5.36%) Coordinator
8 12 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 12 (5.36%) Support Engineer
9 11 (4.91%) Consultant
9 11 (4.91%) IT Analyst
9 11 (4.91%) Security Assurance Coordinator
10 10 (4.46%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (4.02%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (4.02%) Automation Engineer
11 9 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (19.64%) .NET
2 33 (14.73%) HTML
3 25 (11.16%) CSS
4 21 (9.38%) AngularJS
5 18 (8.04%) ASP.NET
6 15 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (6.70%) jQuery
7 11 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (4.91%) SOAP
8 10 (4.46%) JSON
8 10 (4.46%) REST
9 8 (3.57%) Angular 2
10 7 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (3.13%) XML
11 6 (2.68%) React
12 4 (1.79%) HTML5
13 3 (1.34%) Framer.js
13 3 (1.34%) Middleware
13 3 (1.34%) RESTful
14 2 (0.89%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.59%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.02%) NHS
4 8 (3.57%) Social Media
5 5 (2.23%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.79%) User Experience
7 3 (1.34%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.34%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.89%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.89%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.89%) IVR
8 2 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.45%) FMCG
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.27%) Windows
2 17 (7.59%) Windows 10
3 15 (6.70%) Linux
4 10 (4.46%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.02%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.23%) Android
6 5 (2.23%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.34%) AIX
7 3 (1.34%) CentOS
7 3 (1.34%) Unix
7 3 (1.34%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.34%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (91.52%) Business Intelligence
1 205 (91.52%) Digital Marketing
1 205 (91.52%) Programme Management
2 36 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (8.93%) CRM
4 20 (8.93%) MVC
5 18 (8.04%) Computer Science
5 18 (8.04%) Scrum
6 14 (6.25%) ITIL
7 12 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (5.36%) Software Engineering
8 11 (4.91%) MODAF
9 10 (4.46%) Reverse Engineering
9 10 (4.46%) SDLC
9 10 (4.46%) Service Management
9 10 (4.46%) TOGAF
10 9 (4.02%) Data Analysis
10 9 (4.02%) Project Management
10 9 (4.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.09%) C#
2 37 (16.52%) JavaScript
3 35 (15.63%) SQL
4 21 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 11 (4.91%) C++
5 11 (4.91%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.57%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.79%) Apple Swift
7 4 (1.79%) C
8 3 (1.34%) PHP
9 2 (0.89%) Ada
9 2 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.89%) VBScript
10 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) ES6
10 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.45%) Python
10 1 (0.45%) Ruby
10 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (30.36%) Security Cleared
2 54 (24.11%) SC Cleared
3 20 (8.93%) Degree
4 17 (7.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (6.25%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.89%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.89%) CCNA
6 2 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.89%) HNC
6 2 (0.89%) HND
7 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.25%) JSP 440
1 14 (6.25%) RMADS
2 5 (2.23%) QA
3 4 (1.79%) PMO
4 3 (1.34%) GDPR
5 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) DO-160
6 1 (0.45%) DO-254
6 1 (0.45%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) Docker
3 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Ansible
1 4 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.89%) Terraform
2 2 (0.89%) WSUS
3 1 (0.45%) Consul
3 1 (0.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.45%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 205 (91.52%) SAP
2 59 (26.34%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.70%) Oracle
4 7 (3.13%) VMware
5 6 (2.68%) IBM
6 5 (2.23%) Cisco
7 4 (1.79%) Snow
7 4 (1.79%) Veritas
8 3 (1.34%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.34%) Intel
8 3 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.89%) Dell
9 2 (0.89%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (0.89%) EMC
9 2 (0.89%) NetApp
9 2 (0.89%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.45%) hybris
10 1 (0.45%) Minitab
10 1 (0.45%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.45%) Riverbed