The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 38 46
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8  
Contract jobs citing Electronics 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.38% 0.36% 0.94%
As % of the General category 1.32% 1.72% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £364
% change year-on-year +14.86% +1.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% -10.25%  

Electronics is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 76 58 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 28.90% 20.94% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 108
Median daily rate £400 £400 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £304 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.72% +16.00%  

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Electronics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Southampton

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Southampton

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) SAP cProjects
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) EDRMS
1 1 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) NuGet
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) SignalR
1 1 (33.33%) STL
1 1 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Records Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin