The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
UK / Wales
Rank 61 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Electronics 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.71% - 0.43%
As % of the General category 3.03% - 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £540 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £35.50
% change year-on-year -17.19% +10.56%  

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 165 178 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 23.47% 26.02% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 126 101
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £259 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.20% +31.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.78 £66.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Wales

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Wales

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 4 £545 -
South Wales - 1 £455 -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 26 (96.30%) SAP
1 26 (96.30%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) Telecoms
1 26 (96.30%) Finance
1 26 (96.30%) Manufacturing
1 26 (96.30%) Programme Management
1 26 (96.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 26 (96.30%) Marketing
1 26 (96.30%) Digital Marketing
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (85.19%) Java
3 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (62.96%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
4 17 (62.96%) Ansible
4 17 (62.96%) Relational Database
5 15 (55.56%) REST
5 15 (55.56%) Domain-Driven Design
5 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
5 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 9 (33.33%) Software Delivery
7 7 (25.93%) Web Services
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) Secure Coding
8 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
8 5 (18.52%) OWASP
8 5 (18.52%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) Scrum

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 26 (96.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (62.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) JBehave
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (96.30%) Finance
1 26 (96.30%) Manufacturing
1 26 (96.30%) Marketing
1 26 (96.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Cloud Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Applications Developer
5 6 (22.22%) AWS Developer
5 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Architect
8 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Digital Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) REST
2 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) JSON
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) Dropwizard
5 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
5 2 (7.41%) MCollective
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
1 2 (7.41%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) AIX
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) Digital Marketing
1 26 (96.30%) Programme Management
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 15 (55.56%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 5 (18.52%) OWASP
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) Secure Coding
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) TDD
8 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (7.41%) High Availability
8 2 (7.41%) Social Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CEH
2 2 (7.41%) CISSP
2 2 (7.41%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (7.41%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 17 (62.96%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) Nessus
2 2 (7.41%) Packer
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Rundeck
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) Sonatype
2 2 (7.41%) Symantec
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Apple