Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 102 101
Rank change year-on-year +48 -1 +20
Contract jobs citing Electronics 195 111 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.47% 1.91% 1.99%
As % of the General category 10.33% 6.37% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 92 95
South West median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £295
90th Percentile £580 £560 £438
England median daily rate £475 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +18.60% +6.80% +2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 15
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +27.69% +14.04%
10th Percentile £31.10 £29.10 £28.50
90th Percentile £41.88 £46.15 £42.20
England median hourly rate £40.75 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +2.67% +4.17%

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 1887 1743 2054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.58% 30.02% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1249 1397
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £263
90th Percentile £574 £563 £532
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 94 121
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -13.75% +40.35%
10th Percentile £12.29 £12.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £57.63 £49.60 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.31 £24.50 £24.54
% change year-on-year +3.31% -0.16% +13.98%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +25 93 £375 +2.74% 14
Wiltshire +38 56 £475 +5.56% 4
Somerset -2 14 £500 +31.58% 2
Gloucestershire +9 8 £420 -6.67% 3
Devon -1 4 £363 -
Dorset +9 2 £425 -5.56% 1
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 173 (88.72%) Manufacturing
2 171 (87.69%) Telecoms
2 171 (87.69%) Finance
2 171 (87.69%) SAP
2 171 (87.69%) Business Intelligence
2 171 (87.69%) Programme Management
2 171 (87.69%) Marketing
2 171 (87.69%) Digital Marketing
3 85 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (33.85%) Security Cleared
5 50 (25.64%) C#
6 45 (23.08%) .NET
7 42 (21.54%) DV Cleared
8 38 (19.49%) MVC
8 38 (19.49%) Scrum
9 31 (15.90%) Project Management
10 29 (14.87%) Microsoft
11 28 (14.36%) ASP.NET
11 28 (14.36%) SOAP
12 27 (13.85%) SC Cleared
12 27 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 26 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
14 24 (12.31%) AngularJS
14 24 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 24 (12.31%) HTML
14 24 (12.31%) JavaScript
14 24 (12.31%) Computer Science
15 23 (11.79%) Degree
15 23 (11.79%) JSON
15 23 (11.79%) SQL

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 8 (4.10%) CMS
1 8 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.03%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.03%) nginx
3 2 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.51%) Confluence
4 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.54%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.51%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 16 (8.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.59%) SAP CO
2 7 (3.59%) SAP FI
2 7 (3.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (2.56%) SAP FI-AP
3 5 (2.56%) SAP SRM
4 2 (1.03%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.51%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.51%) GitHub
2 1 (0.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) Unified Communications
1 7 (3.59%) VPN
2 6 (3.08%) Ethernet
2 6 (3.08%) ISDN
3 2 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.51%) DHCP
4 1 (0.51%) DNS
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) Skype
4 1 (0.51%) VLAN
4 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.05%) MySQL
3 4 (2.05%) Star Schema
4 3 (1.54%) Big Data
4 3 (1.54%) Snowflake Schema
5 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.03%) GIS
5 2 (1.03%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.51%) QlikView
6 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.13%) Cucumber
2 10 (5.13%) Selenium
2 10 (5.13%) SoapUI
2 10 (5.13%) WebDriver
3 7 (3.59%) Maven
4 6 (3.08%) SpecFlow
5 4 (2.05%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.05%) GitLab
5 4 (2.05%) PhpStorm
6 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.51%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 173 (88.72%) Manufacturing
2 171 (87.69%) Finance
2 171 (87.69%) Marketing
2 171 (87.69%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.62%) Military
4 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (28.21%) Developer
2 24 (12.31%) C# Developer
3 21 (10.77%) .NET Developer
4 18 (9.23%) Analyst
5 15 (7.69%) CRM Developer
6 13 (6.67%) Consultant
7 12 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (5.64%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.64%) Security Consultant
9 10 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (5.13%) QA Tester
9 10 (5.13%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.13%) Software QA Tester
9 10 (5.13%) Software Tester
9 10 (5.13%) Tester
10 9 (4.62%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.08%) .NET
2 28 (14.36%) ASP.NET
2 28 (14.36%) SOAP
3 27 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (12.31%) AngularJS
4 24 (12.31%) HTML
4 24 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 23 (11.79%) CSS
5 23 (11.79%) JSON
6 21 (10.77%) REST
7 19 (9.74%) jQuery
8 15 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (4.10%) XML
10 6 (3.08%) Angular 2
11 5 (2.56%) Hibernate
11 5 (2.56%) Java EE
11 5 (2.56%) JPA
11 5 (2.56%) Spring
11 5 (2.56%) Spring MVC
12 4 (2.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (12.31%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.21%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.59%) User Experience
5 6 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.03%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.03%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.03%) NHS
7 2 (1.03%) SCADA
7 2 (1.03%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.51%) PKI
8 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.69%) Linux
2 14 (7.18%) Windows
3 9 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.59%) Windows 10
5 7 (3.59%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.03%) CentOS
7 2 (1.03%) Unix
7 2 (1.03%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.51%) Android
8 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (87.69%) Business Intelligence
1 171 (87.69%) Digital Marketing
1 171 (87.69%) Programme Management
2 85 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (19.49%) MVC
3 38 (19.49%) Scrum
4 31 (15.90%) Project Management
5 21 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (9.23%) ITIL
6 18 (9.23%) OO
6 18 (9.23%) OOD
6 18 (9.23%) PRINCE2
7 16 (8.21%) CRM
8 15 (7.69%) Release Management
9 14 (7.18%) DevOps
10 13 (6.67%) SDLC
11 11 (5.64%) BDD
11 11 (5.64%) Test Automation
12 10 (5.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 10 (5.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 50 (25.64%) C#
2 24 (12.31%) JavaScript
3 23 (11.79%) SQL
4 16 (8.21%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.13%) C++
6 6 (3.08%) Java
7 5 (2.56%) C
8 4 (2.05%) Embedded C
8 4 (2.05%) PHP
9 2 (1.03%) Dart
9 2 (1.03%) Ruby
10 1 (0.51%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.51%) Pascal
10 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.51%) R
10 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 66 (33.85%) Security Cleared
2 42 (21.54%) DV Cleared
3 27 (13.85%) SC Cleared
4 23 (11.79%) Degree
5 15 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (4.10%) CLAS
7 7 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (3.59%) HND
7 7 (3.59%) NVQ Level 4
8 6 (3.08%) CISM
8 6 (3.08%) CISSP
8 6 (3.08%) IISP
9 2 (1.03%) APMP
9 2 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.03%) PMP
10 1 (0.51%) CCIE
10 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.51%) HNC
10 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.15%) JSP 440
2 10 (5.13%) QA
3 6 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.54%) Firmware
3 2 (1.03%) Docker
3 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.56%) Ansible
2 4 (2.05%) Puppet
3 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 171 (87.69%) SAP
2 29 (14.87%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.26%) Oracle
4 4 (2.05%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.54%) F5
5 3 (1.54%) Workday
6 2 (1.03%) Cisco
6 2 (1.03%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.03%) ESRI
6 2 (1.03%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.03%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.03%) VMware
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe
7 1 (0.51%) CA
7 1 (0.51%) Citrix
7 1 (0.51%) Gemalto
7 1 (0.51%) Veeam