The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 119 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 5 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% - 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Embedded Software Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1980 2121 2335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.14% 76.88% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1193 1313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 150 146
Median hourly rate £27.44 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the East of England region.

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the East of England region.

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 4
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
3 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) VHDL
4 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Robotics
4 2 (28.57%) Mechatronics
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Kinematics
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Doxygen
2 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SpaceWire
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) GCC
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (14.29%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (28.57%) Avionics
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (28.57%) OpenCV
1 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (28.57%) Mechatronics
2 2 (28.57%) Robotics
2 2 (28.57%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
4 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
4 2 (28.57%) SysML
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) CMMI
5 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) ANSI C
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Ada
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO26262
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA C
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Lauterbach
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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