The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
Embedded Software Development
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
211 198 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 71.53% 68.51% 67.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 117 109
Median daily rate £325 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £173 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.50% -36.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £14.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Embedded Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Embedded Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire