The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 23 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.05% 2.01% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 2.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.37% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Embedded Software Engineer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91 140 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.79% 93.96% 98.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 87 26
Average daily rate £409 £415 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.50% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £548 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 12
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +95.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 4 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Serena

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Serena