The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 52 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.03% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.31% 1.14% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £323 £390
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £53.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -27.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £38.20 £48.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £39.80 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +1.23%
Embedded Systems
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
181 175 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.94% 25.36% 25.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 90 118
Median daily rate £363 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £174 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.50 £25.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Cambridge +15 3 £330 - 6
Peterborough - 1 - -
Embedded Systems
East of England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) C
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) C++
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 3 (33.33%) Signal Processing
5 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) MISRA
7 1 (11.11%) GoogleTest
7 1 (11.11%) CMake
7 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
7 1 (11.11%) WebSockets
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Avionics
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Google
7 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) EMC
7 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 1 (11.11%) Simulink
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) SSL

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) CMake
1 1 (11.11%) GoogleTest
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Avionics
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Audio Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Audio Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) DSP Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) DSP Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Product Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (11.11%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 3 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
1 1 (11.11%) Google