The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 412 414 397
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 2 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.032% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.042% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18493 19154 19396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.13% 76.59% 74.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12846 13423 13066
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 230 359
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

Embedded Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Trend in London

Embedded Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in London

Embedded Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Embedded Software Development
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) DTV
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) VDSL
4 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) IPTV
4 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (20.00%) ADSL
4 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PVCS
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ADSL
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
1 1 (20.00%) DVB
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) VDSL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) PVCS
2 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) DTV
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
3 1 (20.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Perforce