Period
to 14 December 2018

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 6 months to 14 December 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 89 76
Rank change year-on-year -15 -13 +34
Contract jobs citing Electronics 15 4 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.87% 0.32% 2.06%
As % of the General category 3.82% 1.60% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 28
Wales median daily rate £538 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% -16.74%
10th Percentile £450 £525 £448
90th Percentile £617 £595 £641
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +2.63% +11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £44.25 £42.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +5.36% +9.09% +2.67%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 393 250 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.69% 20.23% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 184 234
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £267 £143 £219
90th Percentile £600 £546 £548
UK median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 8
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £15.68 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.34% -2.00% -23.81%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.33 £10.72
90th Percentile £43.75 £74.50 £70.15
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £24.21
% change year-on-year -9.43% +9.48% -3.18%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Wales over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronics in Wales

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 14 December 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
South Wales - 12 £525 - 12
West Wales +1 3 £575 +4.55% 4
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 12 (80.00%) SAP
1 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
1 12 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 12 (80.00%) Programme Management
1 12 (80.00%) Marketing
1 12 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) CA
4 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) BC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) CA Gen
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Confluence
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) JIRA
5 3 (20.00%) Korn
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery

Electronics
Co-occurring 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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) CA Gen
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
1 12 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 12 (80.00%) Marketing
1 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) CA Gen Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Unix Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Dropwizard
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) AIX
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
1 12 (80.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Epics
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (13.33%) Server Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
1 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Korn
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) VB
3 2 (13.33%) VBScript
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) BC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) HNC
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) CA
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft