The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 117 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 5 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £345 £160 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £323 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.97% -19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £34.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -
Embedded Systems
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
714 775 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.74% 30.46% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 381 362
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 16
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £32.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Berkshire region.

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Berkshire region.

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +4 2 £283 - 1
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) DVB
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) STB
2 3 (60.00%) UPnP
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DVB
1 3 (60.00%) UPnP
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) C Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) BSS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QC Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP