The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 44 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.71% 0.41% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.77% 1.48% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £365 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £357 £359
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £29.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.85 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- +15.64%
Embedded Systems
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
103 135 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.01% 27.78% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 67 39
Median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £241 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% -3.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded Systems
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 Systems within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £365 - 1
Embedded Systems
South West

Embedded Systems
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Ada
2 7 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Simulink
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) VC++
6 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management

Embedded Systems
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:

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Simulink
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Test Specialist
3 4 (28.57%) Ada Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Ada Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) Test Management
2 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Ada
2 3 (21.43%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP