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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 601 599 545
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -54
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 24 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.039% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.049% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 12
Median daily rate £353 £338 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £408 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.25 £35.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% +0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.75 £31.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £47.50 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £35.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.67% +2.91%
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
40623 40561 37775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.50% 79.74% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27280 26672 24090
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 933 1073 1123
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 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
South East +5 11 £350 -17.64% 4
East of England +16 6 £51 -84.95% 2
London +5 3 £428 - 2
West Midlands -29 2 - -
South West -3 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Embedded Software Development
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Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 49 (72.06%) C
3 23 (33.82%) Telecoms
4 22 (32.35%) VHDL
5 21 (30.88%) Embedded C
6 20 (29.41%) LTE
7 19 (27.94%) Wireless
8 16 (23.53%) C++
9 15 (22.06%) DO-178B
10 14 (20.59%) Linux
11 13 (19.12%) Windows
12 12 (17.65%) UML
12 12 (17.65%) Aerospace
12 12 (17.65%) Rational Rhapsody
13 11 (16.18%) Avionics
13 11 (16.18%) Ada
13 11 (16.18%) 3G
13 11 (16.18%) MISRA
14 10 (14.71%) Rational DOORS
15 9 (13.24%) Algorithms
15 9 (13.24%) VxWorks
15 9 (13.24%) PPP
15 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
15 9 (13.24%) 3GPP
15 9 (13.24%) MATLAB
15 9 (13.24%) Validation
16 8 (11.76%) Perl
16 8 (11.76%) MISRA C
17 7 (10.29%) Java
17 7 (10.29%) C#

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 1 (1.47%) Kinematics
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Simulink
2 1 (1.47%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) LTE
2 19 (27.94%) Wireless
3 11 (16.18%) 3G
4 9 (13.24%) 3GPP
4 9 (13.24%) PPP
4 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.88%) RS-232
6 3 (4.41%) HTTP
7 2 (2.94%) 2G
7 2 (2.94%) ASN.1
7 2 (2.94%) CDMA
7 2 (2.94%) IPsec
7 2 (2.94%) RS-422
7 2 (2.94%) SNMP
7 2 (2.94%) UTRAN
7 2 (2.94%) WCDMA
7 2 (2.94%) WiMAX
7 2 (2.94%) X.509
7 2 (2.94%) ZigBee
8 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Rational Rhapsody
2 10 (14.71%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.88%) Subversion
5 3 (4.41%) ClearCase
5 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.41%) VectorCAST
6 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.47%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.47%) GCC
7 1 (1.47%) GoogleTest
7 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 23 (33.82%) Telecoms
2 12 (17.65%) Aerospace
3 11 (16.18%) Avionics
4 4 (5.88%) Automotive
5 3 (4.41%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (79.41%) Software Engineer
2 28 (41.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 27 (39.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (27.94%) VHDL Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Ada Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Digital Hardware Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Hardware Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) PCB Design Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) PCB Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Senior Software Design Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
1 4 (5.88%) MFC
1 4 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (2.94%) Ajax
2 2 (2.94%) JSON
2 2 (2.94%) Node.js
2 2 (2.94%) WebSockets
3 1 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.47%) DirectCompute
3 1 (1.47%) OpenCL
3 1 (1.47%) OpenCV
3 1 (1.47%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) VHDL
2 9 (13.24%) Algorithms
3 6 (8.82%) Device Driver
3 6 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.94%) PKI
6 2 (2.94%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.47%) CUDA
7 1 (1.47%) Mechatronics
7 1 (1.47%) Robotics
7 1 (1.47%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Linux
2 13 (19.12%) Windows
3 9 (13.24%) VxWorks
4 6 (8.82%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (4.41%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Android
6 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 12 (17.65%) UML
3 9 (13.24%) Validation
4 7 (10.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (4.41%) Test Strategy
7 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.94%) SDLC
7 2 (2.94%) SysML
7 2 (2.94%) Web Design
8 1 (1.47%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.47%) Matrix Management
8 1 (1.47%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (1.47%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.47%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.47%) Prototyping
8 1 (1.47%) Schematic Capture
8 1 (1.47%) Signal Processing
8 1 (1.47%) Software Architecture
8 1 (1.47%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (72.06%) C
2 21 (30.88%) Embedded C
3 16 (23.53%) C++
4 11 (16.18%) Ada
5 9 (13.24%) MATLAB
6 8 (11.76%) Perl
7 7 (10.29%) C#
7 7 (10.29%) Java
8 6 (8.82%) Ada 95
8 6 (8.82%) Tcl
9 4 (5.88%) C++/CLI
9 4 (5.88%) Python
10 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.47%) ANSI C
11 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) DO-178B
2 11 (16.18%) MISRA
3 8 (11.76%) MISRA C
4 4 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.47%) ECSS
5 1 (1.47%) ISO26262
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) 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%) Anite
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) Lauterbach
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
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