The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Development
Rank 573 553 549
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 16 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.048% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.062% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £413 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +33.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £383 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £388 £310
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 12
Average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.65 £35.03 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £43.80 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
Embedded Software Development
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Trend in England

Embedded Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in England

Embedded Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in England

Embedded Software Development
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -29 5 £359 -13.03% 4
East of England +6 4 £338 - 4
South West -12 2 - - 4
West Midlands - 1 - - 4
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Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 32 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 30 (83.33%) C
3 27 (75.00%) C++
4 13 (36.11%) Linux
5 8 (22.22%) UML
5 8 (22.22%) Embedded C
5 8 (22.22%) Electronics
6 7 (19.44%) Degree
6 7 (19.44%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (16.67%) Embedded C++
7 6 (16.67%) MATLAB
7 6 (16.67%) Windows
8 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (13.89%) Firmware
8 5 (13.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (13.89%) Subversion
8 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
9 4 (11.11%) Mechatronics
9 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 4 (11.11%) Automotive
9 4 (11.11%) Simulink
9 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 4 (11.11%) Java
10 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 3 (8.33%) C#
10 3 (8.33%) .NET
10 3 (8.33%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) Python
10 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
10 3 (8.33%) Bluetooth

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Simulink
2 2 (5.56%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (8.33%) Bluetooth
3 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.78%) LDAP
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) HTTP
4 1 (2.78%) SNMP
4 1 (2.78%) GSM
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (8.33%) GCC
3 3 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (5.56%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.78%) CANoe
General
1 8 (22.22%) Electronics
2 4 (11.11%) Automotive
3 3 (8.33%) Avionics
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Software Engineer
2 19 (52.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Software Architect
6 1 (2.78%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (2.78%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) OpenGL
2 2 (5.56%) MFC
2 2 (5.56%) SOAP
2 2 (5.56%) STL
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) Dojo
2 2 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (5.56%) REST
2 2 (5.56%) OpenCV
3 1 (2.78%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.78%) WCF
3 1 (2.78%) WPF
3 1 (2.78%) Qt
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (11.11%) Mechatronics
4 3 (8.33%) Device Driver
5 2 (5.56%) VHDL
5 2 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) CAN bus
5 2 (5.56%) Internet of Things
5 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.56%) Robotics
6 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.78%) Arduino
6 1 (2.78%) SystemC
6 1 (2.78%) Animation
6 1 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) VxWorks
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (22.22%) UML
3 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma
5 2 (5.56%) Benchmarking
5 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.56%) SysML
5 2 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (5.56%) OOP
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.78%) SDLC
6 1 (2.78%) BDD
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
6 1 (2.78%) Open Source
6 1 (2.78%) QMS
6 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) C
2 27 (75.00%) C++
3 8 (22.22%) Embedded C
4 6 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 6 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 4 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) Ada
7 2 (5.56%) Perl
7 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.56%) ANSI C
8 1 (2.78%) VB6
8 1 (2.78%) C++/CLI
8 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.78%) SQL
8 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) TickIT
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Firmware
2 2 (5.56%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) IBM
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) QNX
1 1 (2.78%) MKS
1 1 (2.78%) Telelogic
1 1 (2.78%) Perforce
1 1 (2.78%) Xilinx
1 1 (2.78%) Fujitsu
1 1 (2.78%) Atmel
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