The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £340 £200
% change year-on-year
+2.64% +70.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+15.64% +3.52%
Embedded Systems
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
286 244 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.36% 30.54% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 126 116
Average daily rate £406 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £585 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Average hourly rate £16.84 £16.84 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £14.62 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Embedded Systems
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Embedded Systems also 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 that cited Embedded Systems.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) ThreadX
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Renesas

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Embedded Systems also 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 that cited Embedded Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Renesas