The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 98 124 100
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 15 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.80% 0.049% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.68% 0.18% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £406 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
Embedded Systems
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
559 568 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.85% 27.69% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 317 271
Average daily rate £370 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £507 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 44 33
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.13 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.58% -64.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.06 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.75 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton +17 5 - - 2
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems.

1 20 (80.00%) C
2 18 (72.00%) STB
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) DVB
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (32.00%) ClearCase
6 8 (32.00%) ActionScript
6 8 (32.00%) C++
7 7 (28.00%) OO
7 7 (28.00%) Flash
7 7 (28.00%) UPnP
8 6 (24.00%) Data Structures
8 6 (24.00%) Algorithms
8 6 (24.00%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (24.00%) OOP
8 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (24.00%) ActionScript 3.0
8 6 (24.00%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (16.00%) Embedded C
10 3 (12.00%) Middleware
10 3 (12.00%) Device Driver
10 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
11 2 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (8.00%) zsh
11 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
11 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) DVB
2 7 (28.00%) UPnP
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
1 9 (36.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) ActionScript Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) C Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C/C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Real Time Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Flash Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Flash
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) STB
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (24.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (24.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (12.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) DTV
5 1 (4.00%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (4.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (24.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C
2 8 (32.00%) ActionScript
2 8 (32.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 6 (24.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) zsh
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) VMware