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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 552 544 508
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -36
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 73 67 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 20
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 22
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.60 £29.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.00%
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
47502 47488 45467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31380 29845 28550
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1349 1884 1941
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +7 33 £320 -1.53% 12
East Midlands +18 8 - - 3
East of England +8 7 - - 12
South West -11 7 £318 - 4
Yorkshire +16 6 - - 3
West Midlands -10 5 - - 4
London -11 5 £340 -28.42% 5
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 124 (78.48%) C
3 88 (55.70%) Embedded C
4 64 (40.51%) C++
5 61 (38.61%) Linux
6 33 (20.89%) Telecoms
7 28 (17.72%) Electronics
8 25 (15.82%) Embedded Software Development
8 25 (15.82%) Wireless
9 23 (14.56%) Embedded C++
10 22 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (13.29%) Embedded Systems
12 20 (12.66%) Automotive
13 19 (12.03%) UML
13 19 (12.03%) LTE
14 18 (11.39%) VHDL
15 16 (10.13%) Security Cleared
15 16 (10.13%) ClearCase
16 15 (9.49%) Embedded Linux
16 15 (9.49%) Scrum
17 14 (8.86%) MATLAB
17 14 (8.86%) Aerospace
18 13 (8.23%) MISRA
18 13 (8.23%) Algorithms
18 13 (8.23%) Assembly Language
19 12 (7.59%) Ethernet
19 12 (7.59%) Degree
19 12 (7.59%) DTV
19 12 (7.59%) SC Cleared
19 12 (7.59%) Git (software)

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 3 (1.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.82%) Wireless
2 19 (12.03%) LTE
3 12 (7.59%) Ethernet
4 11 (6.96%) 3G
5 9 (5.70%) 3GPP
5 9 (5.70%) PPP
6 8 (5.06%) DVB
7 6 (3.80%) Modbus
7 6 (3.80%) RS-232
8 5 (3.16%) Bluetooth
8 5 (3.16%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.90%) GSM
9 3 (1.90%) HTTP
9 3 (1.90%) IPv4
9 3 (1.90%) RS-422
9 3 (1.90%) RS-485
9 3 (1.90%) SNMP
10 1 (0.63%) Profibus
10 1 (0.63%) SpaceWire
10 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (10.13%) ClearCase
2 12 (7.59%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.06%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.80%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.80%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (2.53%) CppUnit
5 4 (2.53%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.53%) JIRA
5 4 (2.53%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (2.53%) Subversion
6 3 (1.90%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.63%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.63%) GCC
7 1 (0.63%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.63%) Hudson
7 1 (0.63%) MSTest
7 1 (0.63%) VectorCAST
General
1 33 (20.89%) Telecoms
2 28 (17.72%) Electronics
3 20 (12.66%) Automotive
4 14 (8.86%) Aerospace
5 7 (4.43%) Avionics
6 5 (3.16%) Military
7 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.70%) HTML
2 6 (3.80%) HTML5
3 5 (3.16%) Qt
4 4 (2.53%) WebKit
5 3 (1.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (1.90%) CSS
5 3 (1.90%) DOM
5 3 (1.90%) GStreamer
5 3 (1.90%) OpenGL
5 3 (1.90%) OpenGL ES
5 3 (1.90%) QML
5 3 (1.90%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.27%) .NET
6 2 (1.27%) Middleware
6 2 (1.27%) REST
7 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.63%) JSON
7 1 (0.63%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.63%) Wayland
7 1 (0.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.29%) Embedded Systems
2 18 (11.39%) VHDL
3 13 (8.23%) Algorithms
4 12 (7.59%) DTV
5 11 (6.96%) Device Driver
6 10 (6.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (5.06%) Mathematics
7 8 (5.06%) STB
8 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.90%) Cybercrime
9 3 (1.90%) IPTV
9 3 (1.90%) MHEG
9 3 (1.90%) MPEG
10 2 (1.27%) Arduino
10 2 (1.27%) BeagleBoard
10 2 (1.27%) CAN bus
10 2 (1.27%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (1.27%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (38.61%) Linux
2 15 (9.49%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (3.80%) Android
3 6 (3.80%) VxWorks
3 6 (3.80%) Windows
4 4 (2.53%) Unix
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (0.63%) pSOS
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.63%) ThreadX
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (15.82%) Embedded Software Development
3 22 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (12.03%) UML
5 15 (9.49%) Scrum
6 10 (6.33%) Multithreading
7 9 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (5.06%) Digital Signal Processing
8 8 (5.06%) Signal Processing
8 8 (5.06%) SOA
8 8 (5.06%) Software Architecture
9 7 (4.43%) Machine Learning
10 6 (3.80%) Validation
11 5 (3.16%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.16%) OOD
11 5 (3.16%) SDLC
12 4 (2.53%) Unit Testing
13 3 (1.90%) DRM
13 3 (1.90%) Refactoring
13 3 (1.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (78.48%) C
2 88 (55.70%) Embedded C
3 64 (40.51%) C++
4 23 (14.56%) Embedded C++
5 14 (8.86%) MATLAB
6 13 (8.23%) Assembly Language
7 10 (6.33%) Python
8 9 (5.70%) SQL
9 8 (5.06%) C#
10 6 (3.80%) Java
11 5 (3.16%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.90%) Perl
12 3 (1.90%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.27%) ANSI C
13 2 (1.27%) VC++
14 1 (0.63%) Ada
14 1 (0.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.59%) Degree
2 12 (7.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.23%) MISRA
2 6 (3.80%) MISRA C
3 5 (3.16%) DO-178B
4 2 (1.27%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.27%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.63%) ECSS
System Software
1 9 (5.70%) Firmware
2 3 (1.90%) iptables
2 3 (1.90%) OpenSSH
3 1 (0.63%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 6 (3.80%) Freescale
2 4 (2.53%) Google
2 4 (2.53%) Red Hat
2 4 (2.53%) Serena
3 3 (1.90%) Wind River
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.63%) Green Hills
5 1 (0.63%) Intel
5 1 (0.63%) Lauterbach
5 1 (0.63%) QNX
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