Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 87 78
Rank change year-on-year -9 -9 +34
Contract jobs citing Electronics 16 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.00% 0.52% 1.76%
As % of the General category 4.31% 2.56% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 23
Wales median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -20.03%
10th Percentile £450 £376 £423
90th Percentile £635 £593 £650
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +2.63% +18.68% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +6.67%

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 371 234 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.16% 20.38% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 175 220
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £165 £233
90th Percentile £589 £525 £514
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 9
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.78% +64.29% -16.42%
10th Percentile £10.43 £10.55 £11.05
90th Percentile £73.75 £59.50 £68.10
UK median hourly rate £23.25 £26.40 £23.68
% change year-on-year -11.95% +11.49% -2.27%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -17 13 £513 +57.69% 13
West Wales +7 3 £575 +4.55% 3
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 11 (68.75%) SAP
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
1 11 (68.75%) Manufacturing
1 11 (68.75%) Programme Management
1 11 (68.75%) Marketing
1 11 (68.75%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) JIRA
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) BC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Server Management
5 4 (25.00%) PKI
5 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange

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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) CA Gen
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
1 11 (68.75%) Manufacturing
1 11 (68.75%) Marketing
1 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) CA Gen Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Coach
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Unix Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Integration Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Dropwizard
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blog
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (18.75%) AIX
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (68.75%) Programme Management
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (25.00%) Server Management
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Coaching
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) DSDM
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (25.00%) VB
1 4 (25.00%) VBScript
2 3 (18.75%) C
2 3 (18.75%) Korn
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) BC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) HNC
3 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) CA
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto