Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 84 60
Rank change year-on-year +25 -24 +37
Contract jobs citing Electronics 218 116 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.65% 2.32% 3.59%
As % of the General category 12.32% 6.91% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 85 156
South West median daily rate £525 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -0.06% +6.73%
10th Percentile £213 £293 £263
90th Percentile £728 £523 £588
England median daily rate £525 £500 £448
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.73% +17.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 4
South West median hourly rate £44.25 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +20.00% +4.90%
10th Percentile £40.00 £41.25 £20.60
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £53.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -

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 1,770 1,679 1,730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.60% 33.59% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,122 1,042 1,178
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £237
90th Percentile £649 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 76 71
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £38.63 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.03% -0.96% -2.50%
10th Percentile £17.04 £14.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £51.88 £48.75
England median hourly rate £32.24 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +23.99% +4.00% -4.31%

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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
Wiltshire +10 92 £600 +23.08% 13
Bristol +3 79 £450 +20.00% 22
Gloucestershire -5 20 £525 +20.00% 22
Somerset +2 8 £143 -64.38% 4
Devon +5 7 £163 - 5
Dorset +3 4 £275 -21.43% 10
Cornwall - 3 £400 - 1
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 192 (88.07%) Telecoms
1 192 (88.07%) Manufacturing
2 191 (87.61%) Finance
2 191 (87.61%) SAP
2 191 (87.61%) Business Intelligence
2 191 (87.61%) Programme Management
2 191 (87.61%) Marketing
2 191 (87.61%) Digital Marketing
3 90 (41.28%) Security Cleared
4 56 (25.69%) SC Cleared
5 46 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (19.72%) DV Cleared
7 39 (17.89%) Microsoft
8 35 (16.06%) JavaScript
8 35 (16.06%) .NET
9 32 (14.68%) C#
10 28 (12.84%) SQL Server
10 28 (12.84%) Windows
11 27 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (11.47%) HTML
13 24 (11.01%) Windows 10
14 20 (9.17%) Test Automation
14 20 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (8.26%) Scrum
15 18 (8.26%) Degree
15 18 (8.26%) C
15 18 (8.26%) JSP 440
15 18 (8.26%) Visual Studio Team System
16 17 (7.80%) Active Directory
17 16 (7.34%) Linux

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 (1.38%) IIS
2 1 (0.46%) JBoss
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.75%) AutoCAD
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.59%) Azure Active Directory
2 10 (4.59%) Azure Functions
2 10 (4.59%) Dynamics 365
2 10 (4.59%) Serverless
3 9 (4.13%) Power Platform
4 7 (3.21%) Office 365
5 4 (1.83%) IaaS
5 4 (1.83%) PaaS
5 4 (1.83%) SaaS
6 1 (0.46%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.67%) HTTP
2 6 (2.75%) WAN
3 5 (2.29%) Wireless
4 4 (1.83%) Firewall
4 4 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (1.38%) LAN
6 2 (0.92%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.92%) VPN
7 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.46%) Skype
7 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.46%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.13%) Power BI
3 8 (3.67%) Big Data
3 8 (3.67%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.21%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.92%) MySQL
6 1 (0.46%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.46%) OLAP
6 1 (0.46%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (8.26%) Visual Studio Team System
2 16 (7.34%) Visual Studio
3 14 (6.42%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.13%) Subversion
5 4 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.38%) Selenium
7 2 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.92%) JIRA
7 2 (0.92%) Mocha
8 1 (0.46%) Babel
8 1 (0.46%) Maven
8 1 (0.46%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.46%) webpack
8 1 (0.46%) WiX
General
1 192 (88.07%) Manufacturing
1 192 (88.07%) Telecoms
2 191 (87.61%) Finance
2 191 (87.61%) Marketing
3 6 (2.75%) Automotive
4 5 (2.29%) Military
5 4 (1.83%) Billing
6 3 (1.38%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.46%) French Language
7 1 (0.46%) German Language
7 1 (0.46%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (20.64%) Developer
2 39 (17.89%) Architect
3 20 (9.17%) C# Developer
4 18 (8.26%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.34%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (6.88%) Coordinator
6 15 (6.88%) Security Assurance Coordinator
7 14 (6.42%) CRM Developer
7 14 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 13 (5.96%) Analyst
8 13 (5.96%) Desktop Support
8 13 (5.96%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (5.96%) Windows Engineer
9 12 (5.50%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.05%) Azure Developer
10 11 (5.05%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.59%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.59%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.59%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.06%) .NET
2 25 (11.47%) HTML
3 20 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (7.34%) CSS
5 13 (5.96%) ASP.NET
5 13 (5.96%) RESTful
6 11 (5.05%) AngularJS
7 10 (4.59%) .NET Core
7 10 (4.59%) jQuery
7 10 (4.59%) WCF
8 9 (4.13%) XML
9 8 (3.67%) Middleware
10 7 (3.21%) JSON
10 7 (3.21%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (3.21%) SOAP
11 6 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (2.75%) Node.js
11 6 (2.75%) React
11 6 (2.75%) REST
11 6 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.67%) User Experience
3 7 (3.21%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.21%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.75%) NHS
4 6 (2.75%) PKI
5 4 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.38%) Analogue Electronics
6 3 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.38%) VHDL
7 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.92%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.92%) Robotics
8 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.46%) IPTV
8 1 (0.46%) Media Streaming
8 1 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.84%) Windows
2 24 (11.01%) Windows 10
3 16 (7.34%) Linux
4 13 (5.96%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.67%) Unix
6 7 (3.21%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.29%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (2.29%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.83%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.92%) Android
10 1 (0.46%) CentOS
10 1 (0.46%) Solaris
10 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (87.61%) Business Intelligence
1 191 (87.61%) Digital Marketing
1 191 (87.61%) Programme Management
2 46 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (9.17%) Test Automation
4 18 (8.26%) Scrum
5 16 (7.34%) ArchiMate
5 16 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (6.42%) CRM
6 14 (6.42%) Software Engineering
6 14 (6.42%) Visualisation
7 13 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (5.96%) Data Visualisation
7 13 (5.96%) Service Management
7 13 (5.96%) TOGAF
8 12 (5.50%) Decision-Making
9 11 (5.05%) TDD
10 10 (4.59%) Computer Science
10 10 (4.59%) Migration
10 10 (4.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.06%) JavaScript
2 32 (14.68%) C#
3 18 (8.26%) C
4 15 (6.88%) C++
4 15 (6.88%) SQL
5 11 (5.05%) Python
6 10 (4.59%) Java
6 10 (4.59%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.67%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.21%) Ruby
9 6 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.83%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.38%) PHP
12 2 (0.92%) ES6
12 2 (0.92%) Java 8
13 1 (0.46%) Ada
13 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.46%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 90 (41.28%) Security Cleared
2 56 (25.69%) SC Cleared
3 43 (19.72%) DV Cleared
4 18 (8.26%) Degree
5 9 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.29%) SANS
7 4 (1.83%) CISA
7 4 (1.83%) CISM
7 4 (1.83%) CISSP
8 2 (0.92%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.46%) APMP
9 1 (0.46%) CCNP
9 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.26%) JSP 440
2 16 (7.34%) RMADS
3 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.92%) NCSC
4 1 (0.46%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.46%) JTAG
4 1 (0.46%) NIST
4 1 (0.46%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 17 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.75%) Firmware
3 4 (1.83%) Docker
4 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.21%) Grafana
1 7 (3.21%) Kibana
2 5 (2.29%) SCCM
3 2 (0.92%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 191 (87.61%) SAP
2 39 (17.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.50%) Oracle
4 5 (2.29%) VMware
5 4 (1.83%) CA
6 3 (1.38%) Cisco
7 2 (0.92%) EMC
7 2 (0.92%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.46%) Snow
8 1 (0.46%) Veritas
8 1 (0.46%) Xilinx