The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
663 714 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 90.45% 91.89% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 363 314
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 37
Average hourly rate £14.85 £22.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Embedded Software Engineer 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 Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
3 4 (57.14%) ThreadX
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) Lua
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) Degree

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Embedded Software Engineer 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 Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) ThreadX
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
3 4 (57.14%) Lua
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree