The first table below looks at the demand for the Firmware Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware Developer
Rank 560 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Firmware Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45617 43185 49090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.64% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28196 25932 28031
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1837 1975 2545
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Firmware Developer
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Firmware Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firmware Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firmware Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firmware Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Firmware Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Firmware Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Firmware Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Firmware Developer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Firmware Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Firmware Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ZigBee

Firmware Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Firmware Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Firmware Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree