The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Embedded Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 42 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.10% 0.78% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.83% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £48.75 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +23.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.00%
Embedded Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
348 362 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.34% 94.52% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 250 217
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 35
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Embedded Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (92.31%) Embedded C
3 8 (61.54%) C++
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) MATLAB
4 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
4 7 (53.85%) Digital Signal Processing
4 7 (53.85%) Signal Processing
4 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
4 7 (53.85%) Algorithms
5 3 (23.08%) Refactoring
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Firmware
6 1 (7.69%) 3G
6 1 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Device Driver

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (7.69%) 3G
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Algorithms
1 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
2 7 (53.85%) Signal Processing
3 3 (23.08%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
2 12 (92.31%) Embedded C
3 8 (61.54%) C++
4 7 (53.85%) MATLAB
4 7 (53.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Cambridge
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