The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheltenham 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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 11 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.08% 1.08% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.12% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £330 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%

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
44 89 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 91.67% 95.70% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 85
Median daily rate £370 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £101 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

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 Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Cheltenham region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Wind River
3 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Freescale
3 1 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (33.33%) Freescale
1 1 (33.33%) Wind River