The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 35 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.02% 0.24% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.09% 0.95% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £325 £390
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £38.00 £53.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +1.23%
Embedded Systems
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 105 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.99% 25.42% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 54 65
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £275 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 7
Median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.82 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning

Embedded Systems
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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Audio Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Audio Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Python