The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 19 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.25% - 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.79% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £323 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
Embedded Systems
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.58% 27.08% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 12
Median daily rate £413 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £451 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded Systems
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (75.00%) Ada
2 3 (75.00%) Simulink
3 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth

Embedded Systems
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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Ada Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Ada Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Ada
2 1 (25.00%) C++