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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 522 556 495
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -61
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 84 57 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.35% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 18
Median daily rate £375 £300 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £394 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.55 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Embedded Systems
UK

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
16265 16198 16079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.02% 32.36% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10699 10122 10049
Median daily rate £434 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 642 700
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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 30 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 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
London +30 34 £400 - 2
South East -3 26 £365 -9.31% 7
South West -4 10 £325 +8.33% 4
West Midlands -12 10 £375 - 2
East of England +5 4 £360 +60.00% 11
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Embedded Systems
UK

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 82 (50.00%) C++
2 81 (49.39%) C
3 76 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (42.07%) Linux
5 54 (32.93%) Software Engineering
6 45 (27.44%) Degree
7 35 (21.34%) STB
8 31 (18.90%) Multithreading
9 27 (16.46%) Computer Science
10 22 (13.41%) Security Cleared
10 22 (13.41%) Scrum
10 22 (13.41%) Python
11 21 (12.80%) JavaScript
12 20 (12.20%) OO
12 20 (12.20%) Telecoms
12 20 (12.20%) Device Driver
12 20 (12.20%) DVB
12 20 (12.20%) Barracuda Networks
12 20 (12.20%) TDD
13 19 (11.59%) SC Cleared
13 19 (11.59%) Electronics
14 18 (10.98%) Information Security
14 18 (10.98%) ClearCase
14 18 (10.98%) PCI DSS
14 18 (10.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 18 (10.98%) Algorithms
15 17 (10.37%) SABSA
15 17 (10.37%) ISO27005
15 17 (10.37%) Functional Testing
15 17 (10.37%) JSON

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 15 (9.15%) IIS
2 3 (1.83%) Node.js
3 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Simulink
2 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.20%) DVB
2 11 (6.71%) HTTP
3 9 (5.49%) Ethernet
4 6 (3.66%) UPnP
4 6 (3.66%) Wireless
5 4 (2.44%) Bluetooth
5 4 (2.44%) IPv4
5 4 (2.44%) SNMP
6 3 (1.83%) GSM
6 3 (1.83%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.22%) ASN.1
7 2 (1.22%) SpaceWire
7 2 (1.22%) VoIP
8 1 (0.61%) 802.15
8 1 (0.61%) Broadband
8 1 (0.61%) DHCP
8 1 (0.61%) FTP
8 1 (0.61%) Internet
8 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.61%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 18 (10.98%) ClearCase
2 16 (9.76%) JIRA
3 13 (7.93%) Git (software)
4 10 (6.10%) Ant
4 10 (6.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (6.10%) Gradle
4 10 (6.10%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.10%) Subversion
5 9 (5.49%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (4.88%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.05%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (2.44%) CppUnit
9 2 (1.22%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.22%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.22%) GCC
10 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.61%) MSTest
10 1 (0.61%) Qt Creator
General
1 20 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 19 (11.59%) Electronics
3 15 (9.15%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.05%) Automotive
5 4 (2.44%) Avionics
5 4 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.83%) Finance
7 1 (0.61%) Games
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (29.27%) Developer
2 43 (26.22%) Software Engineer
3 34 (20.73%) Embedded Engineer
4 22 (13.41%) C++ Developer
4 22 (13.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (11.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 18 (10.98%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (10.37%) Architect
7 17 (10.37%) Embedded Developer
7 17 (10.37%) Security Architect
8 16 (9.76%) Software Developer
9 14 (8.54%) Test Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) Agile Developer
10 12 (7.32%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 12 (7.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) C Developer
11 10 (6.10%) iOS Developer
11 10 (6.10%) Objective-C Developer
12 9 (5.49%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.37%) JSON
2 15 (9.15%) Middleware
3 10 (6.10%) RESTful
4 7 (4.27%) Flash
4 7 (4.27%) OpenGL
4 7 (4.27%) Qt
4 7 (4.27%) REST
4 7 (4.27%) SOAP
4 7 (4.27%) XML
5 6 (3.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (3.66%) XML-RPC
6 4 (2.44%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.22%) HTML
7 2 (1.22%) HTML5
8 1 (0.61%) .NET
8 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.61%) CSS
8 1 (0.61%) CSS3
8 1 (0.61%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.34%) STB
2 27 (16.46%) Computer Science
3 20 (12.20%) Device Driver
4 18 (10.98%) Algorithms
5 17 (10.37%) Smartcard
6 15 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (7.93%) Mathematics
8 11 (6.71%) DTV
9 10 (6.10%) Smartphone
10 9 (5.49%) Driving Licence
11 8 (4.88%) IPTV
12 7 (4.27%) Data Structures
13 6 (3.66%) CAN bus
13 6 (3.66%) Data Centre
14 5 (3.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 3 (1.83%) Contactless
15 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
16 2 (1.22%) Arduino
16 2 (1.22%) Over-the-Top Content
16 2 (1.22%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 69 (42.07%) Linux
2 17 (10.37%) Android
3 15 (9.15%) Unix
4 13 (7.93%) Apple iOS
5 10 (6.10%) Windows
6 9 (5.49%) VxWorks
7 7 (4.27%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (32.93%) Software Engineering
3 31 (18.90%) Multithreading
4 22 (13.41%) Scrum
5 20 (12.20%) OO
5 20 (12.20%) TDD
6 18 (10.98%) Information Security
7 17 (10.37%) Functional Testing
7 17 (10.37%) SABSA
7 17 (10.37%) TOGAF
8 14 (8.54%) Security Architecture
8 14 (8.54%) Waterfall
9 13 (7.93%) Business Development
9 13 (7.93%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (7.93%) Mentoring
9 13 (7.93%) Quality Management
9 13 (7.93%) Validation
10 12 (7.32%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.32%) UML
Programming Languages
1 82 (50.00%) C++
2 81 (49.39%) C
3 22 (13.41%) Python
4 21 (12.80%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.37%) Embedded C
6 16 (9.76%) Java
7 15 (9.15%) C#
8 11 (6.71%) MATLAB
9 10 (6.10%) Objective-C
10 8 (4.88%) ActionScript
10 8 (4.88%) Embedded C++
10 8 (4.88%) Perl
10 8 (4.88%) Ruby
11 7 (4.27%) Lua
12 6 (3.66%) ActionScript 2.0
12 6 (3.66%) ActionScript 3.0
12 6 (3.66%) ANSI C
13 5 (3.05%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.44%) VC++
15 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (27.44%) Degree
2 22 (13.41%) Security Cleared
3 19 (11.59%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.15%) CISA
4 15 (9.15%) CISM
4 15 (9.15%) CISSP
4 15 (9.15%) IISP
5 6 (3.66%) ISEB
6 3 (1.83%) CCNA
6 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.83%) HND
6 3 (1.83%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (10.98%) PCI DSS
2 17 (10.37%) ISO27005
2 17 (10.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (8.54%) ISO 9001
4 13 (7.93%) ISAE 3402
5 5 (3.05%) DO-178B
6 4 (2.44%) JTAG
7 2 (1.22%) ECSS
7 2 (1.22%) MISRA
7 2 (1.22%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.61%) ISO26262
System Software
1 8 (4.88%) Firmware
2 6 (3.66%) LXC
3 4 (2.44%) iptables
3 4 (2.44%) OpenSSH
4 2 (1.22%) Cygwin
4 2 (1.22%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 20 (12.20%) Barracuda Networks
2 16 (9.76%) Cisco
2 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.93%) ArcSight
3 13 (7.93%) IBM
3 13 (7.93%) Intel Security
3 13 (7.93%) Qualys
3 13 (7.93%) Tripwire
4 11 (6.71%) Oracle
4 11 (6.71%) Sun
5 4 (2.44%) Freescale
6 2 (1.22%) Adobe
6 2 (1.22%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.22%) Huawei
6 2 (1.22%) Intel
6 2 (1.22%) Nokia
6 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.61%) Borland
7 1 (0.61%) HP
7 1 (0.61%) QNX
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