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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 561 582 526
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -56
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 54 61 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 32
Median daily rate £350 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £350 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 21
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -2.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £32.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -1.23%
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
47082 49406 48378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 31049 32107 30018
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1896 1961
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +3 16 £325 -0.76% 7
West Midlands - 14 £360 - 2
East of England +7 12 £350 -12.50% 17
South West +3 7 £440 - 5
London -6 2 £340 -2.85% 5
North West +15 1 - - 3
Yorkshire +8 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £325 -
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 110 (97.35%) Software Engineering
2 91 (80.53%) C
3 54 (47.79%) C++
4 51 (45.13%) Embedded C
5 42 (37.17%) Linux
6 26 (23.01%) Embedded Systems
7 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (18.58%) Embedded Linux
8 18 (15.93%) Electronics
9 16 (14.16%) Degree
9 16 (14.16%) MISRA
10 14 (12.39%) Device Driver
10 14 (12.39%) Embedded C++
11 13 (11.50%) Scrum
11 13 (11.50%) Multithreading
12 12 (10.62%) Automotive
12 12 (10.62%) ClearCase
13 11 (9.73%) UML
13 11 (9.73%) Bluetooth
13 11 (9.73%) C#
13 11 (9.73%) SNMP
13 11 (9.73%) Aerospace
14 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
14 10 (8.85%) Assembly Language
14 10 (8.85%) Ethernet
15 9 (7.96%) JavaScript
15 9 (7.96%) Computer Science
16 8 (7.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 8 (7.08%) Windows
16 8 (7.08%) Firmware

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 (1.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Simulink
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.88%) MS Project
2 1 (0.88%) Stateflow
2 1 (0.88%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) Bluetooth
1 11 (9.73%) SNMP
2 10 (8.85%) Ethernet
3 6 (5.31%) IPv4
3 6 (5.31%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.42%) Wireless
5 4 (3.54%) DVB
5 4 (3.54%) HTTP
5 4 (3.54%) RS-232
6 2 (1.77%) 2G
6 2 (1.77%) 3G
6 2 (1.77%) FlexRay
6 2 (1.77%) RS-422
6 2 (1.77%) RS-485
6 2 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.88%) Internet
7 1 (0.88%) NFC
7 1 (0.88%) UTRAN
7 1 (0.88%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.88%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) ClearCase
2 8 (7.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.31%) CppUnit
4 4 (3.54%) JIRA
4 4 (3.54%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.77%) Automake
5 2 (1.77%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.77%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.77%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.77%) Subversion
6 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.88%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.88%) VectorCAST
6 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (15.93%) Electronics
2 12 (10.62%) Automotive
3 11 (9.73%) Aerospace
4 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
5 7 (6.19%) Military
6 4 (3.54%) Avionics
7 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) Yocto
2 6 (5.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (5.31%) HTML
2 6 (5.31%) Node.js
2 6 (5.31%) Regular Expression
3 5 (4.42%) HTML5
4 4 (3.54%) .NET
5 3 (2.65%) Middleware
5 3 (2.65%) REST
6 2 (1.77%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.77%) Ajax
6 2 (1.77%) JSON
6 2 (1.77%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.88%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.88%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.01%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (12.39%) Device Driver
3 9 (7.96%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (6.19%) Digital TV
6 6 (5.31%) STB
7 5 (4.42%) MPEG
8 4 (3.54%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.77%) CAN bus
9 2 (1.77%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.77%) VHDL
10 1 (0.88%) Home Automation
10 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 42 (37.17%) Linux
2 21 (18.58%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (7.08%) VxWorks
3 8 (7.08%) Windows
4 7 (6.19%) Unix
5 4 (3.54%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (1.77%) ThreadX
6 2 (1.77%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.88%) Android
7 1 (0.88%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (97.35%) Software Engineering
2 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.50%) Multithreading
3 13 (11.50%) Scrum
4 11 (9.73%) UML
5 7 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (6.19%) OO
6 6 (5.31%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (5.31%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (4.42%) Software Architecture
8 4 (3.54%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.54%) TDD
8 4 (3.54%) Test Strategy
8 4 (3.54%) Validation
9 3 (2.65%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (2.65%) Refactoring
9 3 (2.65%) SOA
9 3 (2.65%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.65%) User Stories
10 2 (1.77%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 91 (80.53%) C
2 54 (47.79%) C++
3 51 (45.13%) Embedded C
4 14 (12.39%) Embedded C++
5 11 (9.73%) C#
6 10 (8.85%) Assembly Language
7 9 (7.96%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.31%) Python
8 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.54%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.54%) SQL
10 3 (2.65%) Perl
11 2 (1.77%) Ada
11 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.88%) Ada 95
12 1 (0.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Degree
2 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.16%) MISRA
2 8 (7.08%) MISRA C
3 4 (3.54%) DO-178B
4 2 (1.77%) ISO26262
4 2 (1.77%) JTAG
5 1 (0.88%) HL7
5 1 (0.88%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.88%) ISO13485
System Software
1 8 (7.08%) Firmware
2 6 (5.31%) iptables
2 6 (5.31%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 4 (3.54%) Freescale
2 2 (1.77%) Atmel
2 2 (1.77%) Intel
2 2 (1.77%) Nagra
2 2 (1.77%) Perforce
2 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.77%) Wind River
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.88%) Twitter
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