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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 558 557 512
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -45
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 59 69 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 29
Median daily rate £333 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £327 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 19 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.10 £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £44.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
46209 48121 46401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30544 30820 29000
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1354 1845 1896
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
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 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 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 -1 20 £338 +3.84% 8
East of England +18 11 £300 - 10
West Midlands -20 8 - - 8
London +16 5 £358 - 6
South West -6 5 £318 - 4
East Midlands +7 4 - - 3
North West -14 2 £300 - 13
Yorkshire -4 1 - - 2
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 149 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 124 (83.22%) C
3 78 (52.35%) Embedded C
4 56 (37.58%) Linux
5 55 (36.91%) C++
6 34 (22.82%) Telecoms
7 28 (18.79%) Electronics
8 26 (17.45%) Embedded Software Development
9 21 (14.09%) Wireless
10 20 (13.42%) UML
10 20 (13.42%) Embedded Systems
10 20 (13.42%) LTE
11 19 (12.75%) Embedded Linux
11 19 (12.75%) VHDL
11 19 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (12.08%) Automotive
13 16 (10.74%) Security Cleared
14 15 (10.07%) ClearCase
14 15 (10.07%) Assembly Language
15 14 (9.40%) Embedded C++
15 14 (9.40%) Aerospace
15 14 (9.40%) Degree
16 13 (8.72%) Algorithms
16 13 (8.72%) Device Driver
16 13 (8.72%) Ethernet
17 12 (8.05%) MATLAB
17 12 (8.05%) MISRA
17 12 (8.05%) SC Cleared
18 11 (7.38%) 3G
18 11 (7.38%) C#

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:

Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Simulink
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
2 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.09%) Wireless
2 20 (13.42%) LTE
3 13 (8.72%) Ethernet
4 11 (7.38%) 3G
5 9 (6.04%) 3GPP
5 9 (6.04%) PPP
6 8 (5.37%) RS-232
6 8 (5.37%) SNMP
7 6 (4.03%) Modbus
8 5 (3.36%) Bluetooth
8 5 (3.36%) DVB
8 5 (3.36%) RS-422
9 4 (2.68%) RS-485
9 4 (2.68%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.01%) HTTP
10 3 (2.01%) IPv4
11 2 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.67%) 2G
12 1 (0.67%) IPsec
12 1 (0.67%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (10.07%) ClearCase
2 8 (5.37%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.70%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (4.70%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.03%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.68%) CppUnit
5 4 (2.68%) JIRA
5 4 (2.68%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (2.68%) Subversion
6 3 (2.01%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.34%) VectorCAST
8 1 (0.67%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.67%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.67%) GCC
8 1 (0.67%) GoogleTest
8 1 (0.67%) Hudson
8 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.67%) MSTest
8 1 (0.67%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 34 (22.82%) Telecoms
2 28 (18.79%) Electronics
3 18 (12.08%) Automotive
4 14 (9.40%) Aerospace
5 7 (4.70%) Avionics
6 5 (3.36%) Military
7 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.34%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.03%) .NET
2 5 (3.36%) HTML
2 5 (3.36%) Node.js
3 4 (2.68%) HTML5
4 3 (2.01%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (2.01%) JSON
4 3 (2.01%) Middleware
4 3 (2.01%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.34%) Ajax
5 2 (1.34%) REST
5 2 (1.34%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.67%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.67%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.67%) Qt
6 1 (0.67%) Wayland
6 1 (0.67%) WCF
6 1 (0.67%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.42%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (12.75%) VHDL
3 13 (8.72%) Algorithms
3 13 (8.72%) Device Driver
4 8 (5.37%) DTV
5 7 (4.70%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (4.03%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.03%) STB
7 4 (2.68%) MPEG
8 3 (2.01%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.34%) Arduino
9 2 (1.34%) BeagleBoard
9 2 (1.34%) CAN bus
9 2 (1.34%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 56 (37.58%) Linux
2 19 (12.75%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (4.03%) VxWorks
4 5 (3.36%) Windows
5 4 (2.68%) Android
5 4 (2.68%) Unix
6 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.67%) pSOS
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.67%) ThreadX
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (17.45%) Embedded Software Development
3 20 (13.42%) UML
4 19 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.38%) Scrum
6 9 (6.04%) Multithreading
7 6 (4.03%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (4.03%) Digital Signal Processing
7 6 (4.03%) SDLC
7 6 (4.03%) Signal Processing
7 6 (4.03%) Validation
8 5 (3.36%) Machine Learning
8 5 (3.36%) OOD
8 5 (3.36%) Software Architecture
9 4 (2.68%) OO
9 4 (2.68%) SOA
9 4 (2.68%) Unit Testing
10 3 (2.01%) Project Management
10 3 (2.01%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (83.22%) C
2 78 (52.35%) Embedded C
3 55 (36.91%) C++
4 15 (10.07%) Assembly Language
5 14 (9.40%) Embedded C++
6 12 (8.05%) MATLAB
7 11 (7.38%) C#
8 8 (5.37%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.37%) Python
9 5 (3.36%) SQL
10 3 (2.01%) Java
10 3 (2.01%) Perl
10 3 (2.01%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.34%) Ada
11 2 (1.34%) ANSI C
11 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.34%) VC++
12 1 (0.67%) Ada 95
12 1 (0.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (10.74%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.40%) Degree
3 12 (8.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.05%) MISRA
2 6 (4.03%) DO-178B
3 5 (3.36%) MISRA C
4 3 (2.01%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.34%) ISO26262
6 1 (0.67%) ECSS
6 1 (0.67%) HL7
6 1 (0.67%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.67%) ISO13485
System Software
1 9 (6.04%) Firmware
2 3 (2.01%) iptables
2 3 (2.01%) OpenSSH
3 1 (0.67%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 6 (4.03%) Freescale
2 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
2 4 (2.68%) Serena
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.01%) Wind River
4 2 (1.34%) Intel
4 2 (1.34%) Perforce
5 1 (0.67%) Atmel
5 1 (0.67%) Google
5 1 (0.67%) Green Hills
5 1 (0.67%) Lauterbach
5 1 (0.67%) QNX
West Midlands
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