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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 591 589 546
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -43
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 34 22 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.044% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.055% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 12
Median daily rate £345 £450 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +34.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £355 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.80 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £46.50 £38.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Embedded Software Development
UK

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
41108 39802 37510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27552 25663 24073
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1132 1135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +1.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Embedded Software Development
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
South East +17 21 £345 -18.82% 2
East of England +14 7 £51 - 8
South West -5 4 £325 -
London -14 1 £355 -25.26% 3
North West - 1 £350 - 1
Embedded Software Development
UK

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 56 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 43 (63.24%) C
3 22 (32.35%) Telecoms
4 21 (30.88%) VHDL
4 21 (30.88%) Embedded C
5 19 (27.94%) Wireless
6 18 (26.47%) LTE
7 16 (23.53%) Linux
8 15 (22.06%) C++
9 14 (20.59%) Windows
9 14 (20.59%) DO-178B
10 13 (19.12%) UML
10 13 (19.12%) Aerospace
11 12 (17.65%) Validation
11 12 (17.65%) Rational Rhapsody
12 11 (16.18%) Avionics
12 11 (16.18%) MATLAB
12 11 (16.18%) MISRA
13 10 (14.71%) Rational DOORS
14 9 (13.24%) Algorithms
14 9 (13.24%) 3G
14 9 (13.24%) VxWorks
14 9 (13.24%) 3GPP
14 9 (13.24%) Ada
14 9 (13.24%) PPP
14 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
15 8 (11.76%) OO
15 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
15 8 (11.76%) Java
15 8 (11.76%) Perl

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.94%) Kinematics
2 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Simulink
2 2 (2.94%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.94%) Wireless
2 18 (26.47%) LTE
3 9 (13.24%) 3G
3 9 (13.24%) 3GPP
3 9 (13.24%) PPP
3 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.88%) RS-232
5 3 (4.41%) GSM
5 3 (4.41%) ZigBee
6 2 (2.94%) ASN.1
6 2 (2.94%) HTTP
6 2 (2.94%) IPsec
6 2 (2.94%) RS-422
6 2 (2.94%) SpaceWire
6 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.94%) X.509
7 1 (1.47%) 802.15
7 1 (1.47%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.47%) Internet
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Rational Rhapsody
2 10 (14.71%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.35%) Subversion
5 4 (5.88%) ClearCase
5 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.41%) VectorCAST
7 2 (2.94%) GCC
8 1 (1.47%) CppUnit
8 1 (1.47%) GDB
8 1 (1.47%) GoogleTest
8 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 22 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 13 (19.12%) Aerospace
3 11 (16.18%) Avionics
4 4 (5.88%) Electronics
5 3 (4.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 26 (38.24%) Embedded Engineer
3 25 (36.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 18 (26.47%) VHDL Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Embedded Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Embedded Software Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Development Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Software Development Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Software Design Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
1 4 (5.88%) MFC
1 4 (5.88%) Middleware
2 3 (4.41%) HTML
3 2 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (2.94%) OpenCV
3 2 (2.94%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.88%) VHDL
2 9 (13.24%) Algorithms
3 8 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.88%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.94%) Mechatronics
6 2 (2.94%) PKI
6 2 (2.94%) Robotics
6 2 (2.94%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.47%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Linux
2 14 (20.59%) Windows
3 9 (13.24%) VxWorks
4 6 (8.82%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 13 (19.12%) UML
3 12 (17.65%) Validation
4 8 (11.76%) OO
5 7 (10.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.94%) Benchmarking
7 2 (2.94%) Machine Learning
7 2 (2.94%) Multithreading
7 2 (2.94%) SDLC
7 2 (2.94%) Signal Processing
7 2 (2.94%) SysML
7 2 (2.94%) Test Strategy
8 1 (1.47%) Coaching
8 1 (1.47%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.47%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.47%) Matrix Management
8 1 (1.47%) Process Improvement
8 1 (1.47%) Schematic Capture
8 1 (1.47%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (63.24%) C
2 21 (30.88%) Embedded C
3 15 (22.06%) C++
4 11 (16.18%) MATLAB
5 9 (13.24%) Ada
6 8 (11.76%) Java
6 8 (11.76%) Perl
7 6 (8.82%) C#
7 6 (8.82%) Python
8 5 (7.35%) Ada 95
8 5 (7.35%) Tcl
9 4 (5.88%) C++/CLI
9 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.94%) ANSI C
10 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.59%) DO-178B
2 11 (16.18%) MISRA
3 8 (11.76%) MISRA C
4 4 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.47%) ECSS
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) IBM
2 4 (5.88%) QNX
2 4 (5.88%) Telelogic
3 2 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) Lauterbach
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
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