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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
UK / England
Rank 524 533 512
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 48 83 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 19
Median daily rate £348 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £340 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.13% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 33
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £35.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.62% +6.66%

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
39601 44590 45082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25970 29094 28268
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1416 1498 1792
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 West +15 18 £328 +0.76% 6
South East -10 13 £336 +0.37% 7
East of England -8 11 - - 8
London +6 2 £688 +150.00% 4
West Midlands +5 2 - - 2
Yorkshire +16 1 - - 9
North West +9 1 - - 3
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 105 (99.06%) Software Engineering
2 81 (76.42%) C
3 63 (59.43%) Embedded C
4 56 (52.83%) C++
5 27 (25.47%) Embedded C++
6 25 (23.58%) Linux
7 19 (17.92%) Python
7 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
8 15 (14.15%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (13.21%) SC Cleared
9 14 (13.21%) Bluetooth
9 14 (13.21%) OO
9 14 (13.21%) C#
10 13 (12.26%) Embedded Linux
11 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (11.32%) UML
12 11 (10.38%) Git (software)
13 9 (8.49%) Aerospace
14 8 (7.55%) Wireless
14 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
14 8 (7.55%) Multithreading
15 7 (6.60%) MISRA
15 7 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (6.60%) Firmware
15 7 (6.60%) Windows
15 7 (6.60%) Automotive
16 6 (5.66%) Device Driver
16 6 (5.66%) MATLAB
16 6 (5.66%) Bash Shell
16 6 (5.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

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 2 (1.89%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.94%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.21%) Bluetooth
2 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.55%) Wireless
3 5 (4.72%) ZigBee
4 4 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.83%) DVB
5 3 (2.83%) FlexRay
5 3 (2.83%) HTTP
6 2 (1.89%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.89%) Internet
7 1 (0.94%) 2G
7 1 (0.94%) 802.15
7 1 (0.94%) IGMP
7 1 (0.94%) LAN
7 1 (0.94%) LTE
7 1 (0.94%) RFID
7 1 (0.94%) RS-232
7 1 (0.94%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.77%) JIRA
3 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.89%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.89%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.94%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.94%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.94%) GCC
5 1 (0.94%) GDB
5 1 (0.94%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.94%) Subversion
5 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.49%) Aerospace
2 7 (6.60%) Automotive
3 5 (4.72%) Electronics
4 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.83%) Military
5 1 (0.94%) Avionics
5 1 (0.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) HTML
1 3 (2.83%) HTML5
1 3 (2.83%) Node.js
1 3 (2.83%) REST
2 1 (0.94%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.94%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (5.66%) Device Driver
2 6 (5.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.77%) Digital TV
3 4 (3.77%) STB
4 3 (2.83%) MPEG
5 2 (1.89%) Life Science
5 2 (1.89%) Robotics
6 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.94%) Home Automation
6 1 (0.94%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.58%) Linux
2 13 (12.26%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (6.60%) Windows
4 4 (3.77%) Unix
4 4 (3.77%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.94%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.94%) OpenWrt
6 1 (0.94%) ThreadX
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (99.06%) Software Engineering
2 14 (13.21%) OO
3 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.32%) UML
4 8 (7.55%) Multithreading
5 7 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (5.66%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (4.72%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (4.72%) SDLC
8 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.77%) Device Driver Development
8 4 (3.77%) Scrum
8 4 (3.77%) Signal Processing
8 4 (3.77%) Software Architecture
8 4 (3.77%) TDD
8 4 (3.77%) Test Strategy
9 3 (2.83%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (2.83%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.83%) Machine Learning
9 3 (2.83%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 81 (76.42%) C
2 63 (59.43%) Embedded C
3 56 (52.83%) C++
4 27 (25.47%) Embedded C++
5 19 (17.92%) Python
6 14 (13.21%) C#
7 6 (5.66%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.66%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.77%) Lua
8 4 (3.77%) SQL
9 3 (2.83%) Assembly Language
9 3 (2.83%) Perl
10 1 (0.94%) Java
10 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.66%) Degree
4 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) MISRA
2 4 (3.77%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.89%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.94%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.94%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Firmware
2 1 (0.94%) BusyBox
Vendors
1 3 (2.83%) EMC
2 2 (1.89%) Atmel
2 2 (1.89%) Freescale
2 2 (1.89%) Renesas
3 1 (0.94%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (0.94%) Intel
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.94%) QNX
3 1 (0.94%) Twitter
3 1 (0.94%) Wind River
3 1 (0.94%) Xilinx
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