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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 581 577 526
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -51
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 52 61 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 40
Median daily rate £325 £310 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -12.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £340 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 17
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
47525 49547 47656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31298 32087 29344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1474 1872 1909
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.06 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +22 16 £325 -18.75% 5
South East +1 13 £325 - 6
West Midlands - 10 £325 - 6
South West +8 7 £440 - 12
North West - 2 £300 - 3
Yorkshire -7 1 - - 2
London -17 1 £500 +42.85% 4
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 30 August 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.

1 120 (97.56%) Software Engineering
2 104 (84.55%) C
3 61 (49.59%) Embedded C
4 51 (41.46%) C++
5 48 (39.02%) Linux
6 24 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (18.70%) Embedded Systems
8 21 (17.07%) Electronics
9 19 (15.45%) Embedded Linux
9 19 (15.45%) Telecoms
10 17 (13.82%) Degree
11 16 (13.01%) Embedded Software Development
12 14 (11.38%) ClearCase
12 14 (11.38%) Embedded C++
13 13 (10.57%) Wireless
13 13 (10.57%) Automotive
13 13 (10.57%) Scrum
14 12 (9.76%) UML
14 12 (9.76%) Bluetooth
14 12 (9.76%) Ethernet
14 12 (9.76%) C#
15 11 (8.94%) SNMP
15 11 (8.94%) Device Driver
15 11 (8.94%) MISRA
16 10 (8.13%) LTE
16 10 (8.13%) VHDL
16 10 (8.13%) Aerospace
17 9 (7.32%) Assembly Language
17 9 (7.32%) JavaScript
17 9 (7.32%) Computer Science

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 2 (1.63%) Simulink
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.57%) Wireless
2 12 (9.76%) Bluetooth
2 12 (9.76%) Ethernet
3 11 (8.94%) SNMP
4 10 (8.13%) LTE
5 6 (4.88%) 3G
5 6 (4.88%) IPv4
6 5 (4.07%) Modbus
7 4 (3.25%) 3GPP
7 4 (3.25%) DVB
7 4 (3.25%) HTTP
7 4 (3.25%) PPP
7 4 (3.25%) RS-232
7 4 (3.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.44%) RS-485
9 2 (1.63%) 2G
9 2 (1.63%) RS-422
9 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.81%) ASN.1
10 1 (0.81%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (11.38%) ClearCase
2 7 (5.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.88%) CppUnit
4 5 (4.07%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.44%) JIRA
5 3 (2.44%) Subversion
6 2 (1.63%) Automake
6 2 (1.63%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.63%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.63%) VectorCAST
7 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.81%) GCC
7 1 (0.81%) Hudson
7 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.81%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.81%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (17.07%) Electronics
2 19 (15.45%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.57%) Automotive
4 10 (8.13%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.25%) Avionics
5 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.25%) Military
6 2 (1.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.69%) Yocto
2 6 (4.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (4.88%) HTML
2 6 (4.88%) Node.js
2 6 (4.88%) Regular Expression
3 5 (4.07%) .NET
3 5 (4.07%) HTML5
4 4 (3.25%) Middleware
5 3 (2.44%) REST
6 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.63%) Ajax
6 2 (1.63%) JSON
6 2 (1.63%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.81%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.81%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.81%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.70%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (8.94%) Device Driver
3 10 (8.13%) VHDL
4 9 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.50%) Digital TV
6 6 (4.88%) Algorithms
6 6 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (4.88%) STB
7 5 (4.07%) MPEG
8 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.63%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.81%) Arduino
9 1 (0.81%) BeagleBoard
9 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.81%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.81%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (39.02%) Linux
2 19 (15.45%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (5.69%) Unix
3 7 (5.69%) VxWorks
4 6 (4.88%) Windows
5 3 (2.44%) Android
5 3 (2.44%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.81%) pSOS
6 1 (0.81%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (97.56%) Software Engineering
2 24 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.01%) Embedded Software Development
4 13 (10.57%) Scrum
5 12 (9.76%) UML
6 7 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (5.69%) Multithreading
7 6 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (4.07%) Software Architecture
8 5 (4.07%) Validation
9 4 (3.25%) OO
9 4 (3.25%) TDD
10 3 (2.44%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (2.44%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (2.44%) Refactoring
10 3 (2.44%) SDLC
10 3 (2.44%) SOA
10 3 (2.44%) Unit Testing
10 3 (2.44%) User Stories
11 2 (1.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 104 (84.55%) C
2 61 (49.59%) Embedded C
3 51 (41.46%) C++
4 14 (11.38%) Embedded C++
5 12 (9.76%) C#
6 9 (7.32%) Assembly Language
6 9 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.07%) Python
9 4 (3.25%) SQL
10 3 (2.44%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.44%) Perl
11 2 (1.63%) Ada
11 2 (1.63%) Java
11 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.63%) VC++
12 1 (0.81%) Ada 95
12 1 (0.81%) ANSI C
12 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.81%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (13.82%) Degree
2 8 (6.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) MISRA
2 4 (3.25%) DO-178B
2 4 (3.25%) MISRA C
3 3 (2.44%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.63%) JTAG
5 1 (0.81%) HL7
5 1 (0.81%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.81%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.81%) ISO26262
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Firmware
2 6 (4.88%) iptables
2 6 (4.88%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 4 (3.25%) Freescale
2 2 (1.63%) Intel
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.63%) Nagra
2 2 (1.63%) Perforce
2 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.63%) Wind River
3 1 (0.81%) Atmel
3 1 (0.81%) Lauterbach
3 1 (0.81%) QNX
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