The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £315 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -18.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Embedded Software Development
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
614 892 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.42% 84.39% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 563 367
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £572 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 37
Median hourly rate £21.05 £17.50 £31.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -44.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Embedded Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Embedded Software Development
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Development 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) X.509
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) ASN.1
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (50.00%) Renesas
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ASN.1
1 1 (50.00%) X.509
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Renesas