The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 558 553 555
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 56 62 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 20
Median daily rate £344 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £276 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £37.50 £32.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -4.93%
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43899 47527 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28945 30730 31404
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1518 1872 2042
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Embedded Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Embedded Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Embedded Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
East of England +14 15 £330 -14.28% 10
South West +8 14 £340 +17.24% 4
South East 0 12 £348 +5.30% 11
West Midlands -12 9 £360 - 3
London -3 4 £340 +134.48% 3
North West +8 2 - - 2
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 England region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 103 (97.17%) Software Engineering
2 83 (78.30%) C
3 57 (53.77%) Embedded C
4 55 (51.89%) C++
5 34 (32.08%) Linux
6 24 (22.64%) Embedded Systems
7 23 (21.70%) Embedded C++
8 18 (16.98%) Embedded Linux
9 16 (15.09%) Security Cleared
10 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (12.26%) OO
11 13 (12.26%) Python
11 13 (12.26%) C#
12 12 (11.32%) Electronics
12 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
12 12 (11.32%) MISRA
13 11 (10.38%) Degree
13 11 (10.38%) Windows
13 11 (10.38%) Wireless
13 11 (10.38%) UML
14 10 (9.43%) Git (software)
15 9 (8.49%) Multithreading
15 9 (8.49%) Bluetooth
16 8 (7.55%) SNMP
16 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
16 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
16 8 (7.55%) Automotive
16 8 (7.55%) Scrum
17 7 (6.60%) Device Driver
17 7 (6.60%) Unix

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Simulink
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.94%) MS Project
2 1 (0.94%) Stateflow
2 1 (0.94%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) Wireless
2 9 (8.49%) Bluetooth
3 8 (7.55%) SNMP
3 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.66%) Ethernet
5 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (4.72%) ZigBee
6 3 (2.83%) DVB
6 3 (2.83%) HTTP
6 3 (2.83%) IPv4
7 2 (1.89%) 2G
7 2 (1.89%) FlexRay
7 2 (1.89%) LTE
8 1 (0.94%) 3G
8 1 (0.94%) AMQP
8 1 (0.94%) MQTT
8 1 (0.94%) RFID
8 1 (0.94%) RS-232
8 1 (0.94%) RS-422
8 1 (0.94%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.77%) ClearCase
2 4 (3.77%) CppUnit
3 2 (1.89%) Automake
3 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.89%) JIRA
3 2 (1.89%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.94%) GCC
4 1 (0.94%) GDB
4 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.94%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.94%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.94%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.94%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.94%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.94%) VectorCAST
General
1 12 (11.32%) Electronics
2 8 (7.55%) Automotive
3 7 (6.60%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.77%) Military
5 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Avionics
6 1 (0.94%) Finance
6 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) Yocto
2 5 (4.72%) Node.js
3 4 (3.77%) HTML
3 4 (3.77%) HTML5
4 3 (2.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (2.83%) Regular Expression
4 3 (2.83%) REST
5 2 (1.89%) .NET
5 2 (1.89%) Ajax
5 2 (1.89%) JSON
5 2 (1.89%) Middleware
5 2 (1.89%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.94%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.94%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.64%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.60%) Device Driver
2 7 (6.60%) STB
3 6 (5.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (3.77%) Digital TV
4 4 (3.77%) MPEG
5 3 (2.83%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.89%) VHDL
7 1 (0.94%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.94%) Home Automation
7 1 (0.94%) Robotics
7 1 (0.94%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 34 (32.08%) Linux
2 18 (16.98%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (10.38%) Windows
4 7 (6.60%) Unix
5 4 (3.77%) VxWorks
6 3 (2.83%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (1.89%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.94%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (97.17%) Software Engineering
2 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.26%) OO
4 11 (10.38%) UML
5 9 (8.49%) Multithreading
6 8 (7.55%) Scrum
7 7 (6.60%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (5.66%) SDLC
9 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.77%) Signal Processing
9 4 (3.77%) Software Architecture
9 4 (3.77%) TDD
9 4 (3.77%) Test Strategy
9 4 (3.77%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.77%) Validation
10 3 (2.83%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (2.83%) Machine Learning
10 3 (2.83%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 83 (78.30%) C
2 57 (53.77%) Embedded C
3 55 (51.89%) C++
4 23 (21.70%) Embedded C++
5 13 (12.26%) C#
5 13 (12.26%) Python
6 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.66%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.83%) Assembly Language
8 3 (2.83%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.83%) Perl
8 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.83%) SQL
9 1 (0.94%) Lua
9 1 (0.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) MISRA
2 7 (6.60%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.89%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.89%) ISO26262
3 2 (1.89%) JTAG
4 1 (0.94%) HL7
4 1 (0.94%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.94%) ISO13485
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Firmware
2 3 (2.83%) iptables
2 3 (2.83%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 3 (2.83%) Freescale
1 3 (2.83%) Intel
2 2 (1.89%) EMC
2 2 (1.89%) Nagra
2 2 (1.89%) Renesas
3 1 (0.94%) Atmel
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.94%) Perforce
3 1 (0.94%) Twitter
3 1 (0.94%) Xilinx
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