Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 82 81
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +24
Contract jobs citing Electronics 16 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.09% 0.74% 0.87%
As % of the General category 4.92% 3.59% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 10
Wales median daily rate £500 £540 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% -10.00% -0.08%
10th Percentile £395 £410 £465
90th Percentile £620 £575 £656
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% +5.26% +1.33%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 325 251 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.06% 20.68% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 176 213
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £279 £173 £222
90th Percentile £589 £531 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 14
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +27.54% +11.29%
10th Percentile £10.35 £10.78 £11.29
90th Percentile £29.20 £59.13 £35.25
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +4.03%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -4 15 £475 +10.14% 3
West Wales +5 1 £500 -9.09% 1
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (68.75%) Marketing
2 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) VBScript
6 4 (25.00%) VB
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (25.00%) MCSE
6 4 (25.00%) HNC
6 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) PKI
6 4 (25.00%) PowerShell

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 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) CA Gen
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
2 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
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%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) CA Gen Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Coach
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Unix Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ClearCase Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Blog
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (68.75%) Programme Management
2 7 (43.75%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) 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%) 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%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) DSDM
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
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%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) HNC
3 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (18.75%) BC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 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
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) etcd
2 1 (6.25%) flannel
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) rkt
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) CA
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) Sonatype