The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire 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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 43 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 9 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.14% 1.37% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.44% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -3.08%
Embedded Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
385 487 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.67% 95.30% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 275 257
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 21 42
Median hourly rate £17.50 £42.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gloucestershire region that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Cheltenham -3 2 £340 -
Tewkesbury +1 1 £340 -
Embedded Software Engineer
South West

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (92.31%) C++
3 11 (84.62%) Embedded C++
4 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 9 (69.23%) C
5 8 (61.54%) Embedded C
5 8 (61.54%) OO
6 6 (46.15%) UML
6 6 (46.15%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) EMC
8 2 (15.38%) Renesas
9 1 (7.69%) RS-485
9 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
9 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
9 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (7.69%) LAN
9 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) RS-485
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (46.15%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) Embedded C++
3 9 (69.23%) C
4 8 (61.54%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) EMC
1 2 (15.38%) Renesas