The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
366 321 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 76.09% 69.63% 66.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 160 156
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 47 58
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £20.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Embedded Software Development
East of England

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Embedded Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Embedded Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Embedded Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - - - -
Embedded Software Development
East of England

Embedded Software Development
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared