The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 386 423 397
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -26
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 42 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.034% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.093% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 0 6
Median daily rate £475 - £444
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 - £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £298 £335
% change year-on-year
+22.68% -11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Embedded Systems
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7928 8557 8756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.69% 36.62% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5628 5997 5990
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 147 153
Median hourly rate £19.23 £19.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.24% -0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.16 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £52.17 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in London

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in London

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Histogram in London

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in London

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Greenford - 5 £243 -
Croydon - 4 £383 -
City of London - 3 £325 -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (50.00%) C++
3 36 (47.37%) Linux
4 33 (43.42%) C
5 21 (27.63%) Python
6 19 (25.00%) STB
6 19 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 18 (23.68%) Android
7 18 (23.68%) Functional Testing
8 17 (22.37%) Multithreading
8 17 (22.37%) JIRA
8 17 (22.37%) TDD
8 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
9 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 15 (19.74%) Degree
10 15 (19.74%) JSON
11 14 (18.42%) Device Driver
12 13 (17.11%) Scrum
12 13 (17.11%) Java
13 12 (15.79%) C#
13 12 (15.79%) OO
13 12 (15.79%) DV Cleared
13 12 (15.79%) Apple iOS
14 11 (14.47%) Non-Functional Testing
14 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (14.47%) Ruby
14 11 (14.47%) Perl
14 11 (14.47%) DTV
15 10 (13.16%) Objective-C
15 10 (13.16%) Ant

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) HTTP
2 9 (11.84%) DVB
3 2 (2.63%) Firewall
3 2 (2.63%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 17 (22.37%) JIRA
2 10 (13.16%) Ant
2 10 (13.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) Gradle
2 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.16%) Subversion
3 1 (1.32%) Qt Creator
General
1 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.21%) Electronics
3 2 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Developer
2 14 (18.42%) Agile Developer
2 14 (18.42%) Test Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.16%) C++ Developer
5 10 (13.16%) iOS Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Objective-C Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Middleware Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Security Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Security Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Tester
8 5 (6.58%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Penetration Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Product Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Product Test Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) JSON
2 10 (13.16%) Middleware
2 10 (13.16%) RESTful
3 7 (9.21%) OpenGL
3 7 (9.21%) Qt
4 5 (6.58%) REST
4 5 (6.58%) SOAP
4 5 (6.58%) XML
5 4 (5.26%) XML-RPC
6 2 (2.63%) HTML
6 2 (2.63%) HTML5
7 1 (1.32%) CSS
7 1 (1.32%) CSS3
7 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) STB
2 14 (18.42%) Device Driver
3 11 (14.47%) DTV
4 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 10 (13.16%) Smartphone
5 9 (11.84%) IPTV
6 4 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (5.26%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.63%) Arduino
7 2 (2.63%) BeagleBoard
7 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.63%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.32%) MPEG
8 1 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.32%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 36 (47.37%) Linux
2 18 (23.68%) Android
3 12 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 10 (13.16%) Unix
5 8 (10.53%) Windows
6 5 (6.58%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (6.58%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) Functional Testing
3 17 (22.37%) Multithreading
3 17 (22.37%) TDD
4 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 13 (17.11%) Scrum
6 12 (15.79%) OO
7 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (14.47%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (13.16%) API Development
8 10 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
8 10 (13.16%) iOS Development
8 10 (13.16%) Kanban
8 10 (13.16%) Software Architecture
8 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 9 (11.84%) Mentoring
10 8 (10.53%) API Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (9.21%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.00%) C++
2 33 (43.42%) C
3 21 (27.63%) Python
4 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.11%) Java
6 12 (15.79%) C#
7 11 (14.47%) Perl
7 11 (14.47%) Ruby
8 10 (13.16%) Objective-C
9 5 (6.58%) Lua
10 2 (2.63%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 19 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (19.74%) Degree
3 12 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.26%) CCNA
5 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.26%) HND
5 4 (5.26%) ISEB
5 4 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.63%) CEH
6 2 (2.63%) CREST Certified
6 2 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (2.63%) GIAC
7 1 (1.32%) CISA
7 1 (1.32%) CISM
7 1 (1.32%) CISSP
7 1 (1.32%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.32%) ISO27005
1 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) LXC
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (2.63%) Ericsson
2 2 (2.63%) Freescale
2 2 (2.63%) Huawei
2 2 (2.63%) Nokia
3 1 (1.32%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Virgin Media