The first table below looks at the demand for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 115 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 23 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.090% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.096% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Average daily rate £320 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2863 2078 2902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.86% 93.60% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1600 1056 1409
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 248 287
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer across the East of England region.

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer across the East of England region.

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 15 £310 - 6
Essex - 7 £325 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) C
2 30 (96.77%) Software Engineering
3 22 (70.97%) Embedded C
4 20 (64.52%) Linux
5 12 (38.71%) C++
5 12 (38.71%) Embedded Linux
6 9 (29.03%) Embedded C++
7 8 (25.81%) MPEG
7 8 (25.81%) Python
7 8 (25.81%) Scrum
7 8 (25.81%) IPTV
7 8 (25.81%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) Electronics
9 5 (16.13%) Perforce
9 5 (16.13%) Streaming Video
9 5 (16.13%) Subversion
9 5 (16.13%) RTP
9 5 (16.13%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) Java
9 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.13%) Intel
9 5 (16.13%) Android
9 5 (16.13%) GStreamer
9 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
10 4 (12.90%) Broadband
10 4 (12.90%) Windows
11 3 (9.68%) RTSP

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) RTP
2 4 (12.90%) Broadband
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) RTSP
3 3 (9.68%) DLNA
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (19.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) GStreamer
2 3 (9.68%) MFC
2 3 (9.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) MPEG
1 8 (25.81%) IPTV
1 8 (25.81%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (16.13%) Streaming Video
3 3 (9.68%) Interactive TV
3 3 (9.68%) DTV
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Android
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (9.68%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) Scrum
3 6 (19.35%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
5 3 (9.68%) Memory Management
5 3 (9.68%) DRM
6 2 (6.45%) Android Development
6 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C
2 22 (70.97%) Embedded C
3 12 (38.71%) C++
4 9 (29.03%) Embedded C++
5 8 (25.81%) Python
6 5 (16.13%) C#
6 5 (16.13%) Java
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.68%) Perl
7 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
8 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Intel
1 5 (16.13%) Perforce
2 3 (9.68%) CA
3 2 (6.45%) Hitachi
3 2 (6.45%) Motorola
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