The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Embedded Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 116 135 133
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 11 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Median daily rate £300 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £37.25 £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.31 £48.75 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2378 2828 2812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.38% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1689 1622
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 245 230
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.85 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +20 6 £300 - 8
Essex +4 3 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Embedded Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) C
3 14 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 10 (47.62%) C++
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
6 7 (33.33%) MATLAB
7 6 (28.57%) Python
8 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
8 5 (23.81%) Digital Signal Processing
8 5 (23.81%) Signal Processing
8 5 (23.81%) Machine Learning
9 4 (19.05%) Validation
10 3 (14.29%) ClearCase
10 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
10 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
11 2 (9.52%) Degree
11 2 (9.52%) Windows
11 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
11 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (9.52%) HTML
11 2 (9.52%) C#
11 2 (9.52%) .NET
11 2 (9.52%) Automotive
11 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
11 2 (9.52%) Simulink
11 2 (9.52%) UML

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) NFC
1 1 (4.76%) SpaceWire
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (9.52%) Automotive
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Avionics
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.76%) MPEG
4 1 (4.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) Digital Signal Processing
2 5 (23.81%) Machine Learning
2 5 (23.81%) Signal Processing
3 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C
2 14 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 10 (47.62%) C++
4 7 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 6 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) Ada
7 1 (4.76%) ANSI C
7 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ECSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Atmel
1 1 (4.76%) Lauterbach
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Red Hat