Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 47 103
Rank change year-on-year -45 +56 -4
Contract jobs citing Electronics 122 225 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.24% 4.12% 1.92%
As % of the General category 6.56% 12.54% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 174 97
South West median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £224 £313 £263
90th Percentile £494 £584 £475
England median daily rate £500 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 10
South West median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +15.38% +15.56%
10th Percentile £43.88 £34.50 £30.38
90th Percentile £50.75 £55.50 £44.93
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -3.23%

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 1,860 1,794 1,767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.19% 32.86% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,173 1,197 1,276
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £554
England median daily rate £475 £467 £450
% change year-on-year +1.71% +3.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 58 108
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.75 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.92% +0.63% +6.76%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.78 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £51.88
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £23.65
% change year-on-year - +5.72% +5.10%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -17 78 £375 - 52
Wiltshire -38 22 £450 +4.65% 12
Gloucestershire +3 11 £438 +4.17% 22
Somerset 0 6 £270 -43.60% 16
Devon +7 1 - - 9
Cornwall -7 1 £250 -47.37% 2
Dorset -9 1 £350 -6.67% 11
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 110 (90.16%) Manufacturing
2 104 (85.25%) Telecoms
2 104 (85.25%) Finance
2 104 (85.25%) Programme Management
2 104 (85.25%) SAP
2 104 (85.25%) Business Intelligence
2 104 (85.25%) Marketing
2 104 (85.25%) Digital Marketing
3 37 (30.33%) Microsoft
3 37 (30.33%) C#
4 31 (25.41%) .NET
4 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (19.67%) JavaScript
6 23 (18.85%) SQL Server
6 23 (18.85%) HTML
6 23 (18.85%) SQL
6 23 (18.85%) Scrum
7 19 (15.57%) MVC
7 19 (15.57%) Security Cleared
8 17 (13.93%) CSS
9 16 (13.11%) CRM
9 16 (13.11%) AngularJS
10 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET
11 14 (11.48%) Oracle
11 14 (11.48%) SC Cleared
12 13 (10.66%) jQuery
12 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (10.66%) Greenfield Project
13 12 (9.84%) Oracle Database

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 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.64%) SAS
2 2 (1.64%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.82%) Apache
3 1 (0.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.82%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (9.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.46%) Office 365
3 2 (1.64%) PaaS
4 1 (0.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.82%) NuGet
4 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.46%) Wireless
3 2 (1.64%) Firewall
3 2 (1.64%) HTTP
3 2 (1.64%) Skype
3 2 (1.64%) WebEx
4 1 (0.82%) WAN
4 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.82%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.84%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.64%) KNIME
4 2 (1.64%) MySQL
4 2 (1.64%) OLAP
4 2 (1.64%) Power BI
4 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (3.28%) JIRA
4 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.64%) Selenium
5 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.64%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.82%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.82%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.82%) StarTeam
General
1 110 (90.16%) Manufacturing
2 104 (85.25%) Finance
2 104 (85.25%) Marketing
2 104 (85.25%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.20%) Aerospace
4 5 (4.10%) Automotive
5 2 (1.64%) Avionics
6 1 (0.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (35.25%) Developer
2 18 (14.75%) .NET Developer
2 18 (14.75%) Analyst
3 13 (10.66%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (10.66%) C# Developer
4 11 (9.02%) CRM Developer
4 11 (9.02%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Developer
5 10 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Electronics Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Consultant
8 6 (4.92%) Design Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Electronics Design Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Desktop Support
9 5 (4.10%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.41%) .NET
2 23 (18.85%) HTML
3 17 (13.93%) CSS
4 16 (13.11%) AngularJS
5 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET
6 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (10.66%) jQuery
7 12 (9.84%) REST
8 11 (9.02%) JSON
8 11 (9.02%) SOAP
9 8 (6.56%) Angular 2
10 6 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (4.10%) Flash
12 4 (3.28%) XML
13 3 (2.46%) RESTful
14 2 (1.64%) Razor View Engine
14 2 (1.64%) Symfony
14 2 (1.64%) WCF
14 2 (1.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (4.92%) NHS
4 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.64%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.64%) IVR
5 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.82%) FMCG
6 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.82%) PKI
6 1 (0.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) Windows
2 5 (4.10%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.10%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.46%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.64%) Linux
4 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (85.25%) Business Intelligence
1 104 (85.25%) Digital Marketing
1 104 (85.25%) Programme Management
2 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.85%) Scrum
4 19 (15.57%) MVC
5 16 (13.11%) CRM
6 12 (9.84%) OO
6 12 (9.84%) OOD
7 8 (6.56%) SDLC
7 8 (6.56%) Workflow
8 7 (5.74%) Project Management
8 7 (5.74%) Schematic Capture
9 6 (4.92%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.10%) Analytics
10 5 (4.10%) iOS Development
10 5 (4.10%) ITIL
10 5 (4.10%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (3.28%) DSDM
11 4 (3.28%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.33%) C#
2 24 (19.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (18.85%) SQL
4 11 (9.02%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.56%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.92%) C
6 6 (4.92%) C++
7 5 (4.10%) Apple Swift
7 5 (4.10%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.28%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.46%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.46%) Python
10 2 (1.64%) Java
10 2 (1.64%) PHP
10 2 (1.64%) R
10 2 (1.64%) VBScript
11 1 (0.82%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.82%) ES6
11 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (15.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.48%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.56%) Degree
4 5 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.10%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) CCNA
5 1 (0.82%) CCNP
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.82%) HND
5 1 (0.82%) MCSE
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) DO-254
2 5 (4.10%) GDPR
2 5 (4.10%) JSP 440
3 3 (2.46%) QA
4 2 (1.64%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.64%) PMO
5 1 (0.82%) DO-160
5 1 (0.82%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.82%) Firmware
3 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) SCCM
2 2 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.64%) WSUS
3 1 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 104 (85.25%) SAP
2 37 (30.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.48%) Oracle
4 7 (5.74%) EMC
5 5 (4.10%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.28%) LogRhythm
7 3 (2.46%) Cisco
7 3 (2.46%) VMware
8 2 (1.64%) Dell
8 2 (1.64%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (1.64%) IBM
8 2 (1.64%) NetApp
8 2 (1.64%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (1.64%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.82%) Borland
9 1 (0.82%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.82%) Juniper
9 1 (0.82%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.82%) Trend Micro