The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
UK / England
Rank 520 533 547
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 57 58 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.38% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 11
Median daily rate £438 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.59% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £284 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £464 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.90 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.51 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-6.28% -1.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13571 15183 14615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.73% 33.25% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8726 9739 9301
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £637 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 499 638 596
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.98 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% +25.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Embedded Systems across the England region.

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in England

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Histogram in England

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems across the England region.

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in England

Embedded Systems
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 Systems within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
East of England +10 15 £330 +3.12% 15
London +16 14 £425 +1.19% 7
East Midlands - 14 £525 - 1
South East -3 6 £450 +16.12% 12
South West +6 1 £325 - 7
West Midlands -10 1 - - 1
Embedded Systems
UK

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 69 (56.10%) C++
2 58 (47.15%) C
3 54 (43.90%) Software Engineering
4 47 (38.21%) Linux
5 42 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (29.27%) Python
7 23 (18.70%) JIRA
8 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
9 18 (14.63%) Unix
9 18 (14.63%) Git (software)
10 17 (13.82%) Multithreading
10 17 (13.82%) Windows
11 16 (13.01%) Perl
11 16 (13.01%) Scrum
12 15 (12.20%) Degree
13 14 (11.38%) Automotive
14 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
14 13 (10.57%) Confluence
15 12 (9.76%) SC Cleared
15 12 (9.76%) VoIP
15 12 (9.76%) C#
16 11 (8.94%) STB
16 11 (8.94%) Electronics
16 11 (8.94%) Computer Science
16 11 (8.94%) Ruby
16 11 (8.94%) Bash Shell
17 10 (8.13%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (8.13%) Device Driver
17 10 (8.13%) Subversion
17 10 (8.13%) Java

Embedded Systems
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 13 (10.57%) Confluence
2 9 (7.32%) Apache Qpid
3 4 (3.25%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Simulink
2 1 (0.81%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.81%) Stateflow
2 1 (0.81%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
2 12 (9.76%) VoIP
3 10 (8.13%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (7.32%) Ethernet
4 9 (7.32%) Internet
5 8 (6.50%) HTTP
6 7 (5.69%) AMQP
6 7 (5.69%) Wireshark
7 6 (4.88%) DVB
8 5 (4.07%) Network Security
8 5 (4.07%) PSTN
8 5 (4.07%) ZigBee
9 4 (3.25%) Bluetooth
9 4 (3.25%) SNMP
9 4 (3.25%) SSL
10 3 (2.44%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.63%) FlexRay
11 2 (1.63%) IPv4
12 1 (0.81%) LTE
12 1 (0.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (3.25%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (18.70%) JIRA
2 18 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.13%) Subversion
4 9 (7.32%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (6.50%) CMake
5 8 (6.50%) GoogleTest
5 8 (6.50%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.69%) Bitbucket
6 7 (5.69%) Valgrind
7 3 (2.44%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.63%) Automake
8 2 (1.63%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.63%) CppUnit
8 2 (1.63%) Qt Creator
9 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.81%) GCC
9 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.81%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.81%) WiX
General
1 14 (11.38%) Automotive
2 11 (8.94%) Electronics
3 6 (4.88%) Aerospace
3 6 (4.88%) Finance
3 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.25%) Retail
5 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.63%) Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Military
7 1 (0.81%) Avionics
7 1 (0.81%) Billing
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (36.59%) Software Engineer
2 23 (18.70%) Embedded Engineer
3 21 (17.07%) Developer
4 19 (15.45%) C++ Developer
5 18 (14.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 14 (11.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) Architect
8 9 (7.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) C++/Java Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Test Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) C Software Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Real Time Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Real Time Software Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.07%) Tester
13 4 (3.25%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) JSON
1 8 (6.50%) RESTful
2 7 (5.69%) Middleware
2 7 (5.69%) STL
3 6 (4.88%) .NET
4 5 (4.07%) OpenGL
5 3 (2.44%) OpenGL ES
6 2 (1.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (1.63%) HTML
6 2 (1.63%) JSON-LD
6 2 (1.63%) Node.js
6 2 (1.63%) Qt
6 2 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.63%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.63%) SAML
6 2 (1.63%) Web Services
6 2 (1.63%) XML
7 1 (0.81%) POSIX
7 1 (0.81%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.81%) wxPython
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) Computer Science
1 11 (8.94%) STB
2 10 (8.13%) Device Driver
3 9 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 8 (6.50%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.69%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.88%) Internet of Things
7 5 (4.07%) Digital TV
8 4 (3.25%) IPTV
9 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.44%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (2.44%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.63%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.63%) Semantic Web
10 2 (1.63%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.63%) VHDL
10 2 (1.63%) W3C
10 2 (1.63%) Wiki
11 1 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.81%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.21%) Linux
2 18 (14.63%) Unix
3 17 (13.82%) Windows
4 7 (5.69%) CentOS
5 6 (4.88%) Android
5 6 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.25%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.44%) Tizen
9 1 (0.81%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.90%) Software Engineering
2 42 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.82%) Multithreading
4 16 (13.01%) Scrum
5 9 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 9 (7.32%) OO
6 8 (6.50%) Automated Testing
6 8 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (6.50%) UML
7 7 (5.69%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.69%) Embedded Software Development
7 7 (5.69%) Functional Testing
7 7 (5.69%) Memory Management
7 7 (5.69%) Open Source
7 7 (5.69%) Test Automation
8 6 (4.88%) API Development
8 6 (4.88%) Software Architecture
8 6 (4.88%) TDD
8 6 (4.88%) Validation
9 5 (4.07%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 69 (56.10%) C++
2 58 (47.15%) C
3 36 (29.27%) Python
4 16 (13.01%) Perl
5 12 (9.76%) C#
6 11 (8.94%) Bash Shell
6 11 (8.94%) Ruby
7 10 (8.13%) Java
8 9 (7.32%) Embedded C
9 6 (4.88%) Ada
10 4 (3.25%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.44%) GLSL
12 2 (1.63%) ANSI C
12 2 (1.63%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.20%) Degree
3 12 (9.76%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.32%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) MBA
5 2 (1.63%) PhD
6 1 (0.81%) ACCA
6 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.81%) CIMA
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) MISRA
2 9 (7.32%) MISRA C
3 3 (2.44%) DO-178B
3 3 (2.44%) ISO26262
4 2 (1.63%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (6.50%) Docker
2 2 (1.63%) iptables
2 2 (1.63%) OpenSSH
2 2 (1.63%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.81%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.81%) Marathon
1 1 (0.81%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (6.50%) Google
2 7 (5.69%) SAP
3 5 (4.07%) EMC
4 3 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.63%) BT
6 1 (0.81%) Apigee
6 1 (0.81%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) Huawei
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