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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 411 428 429
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 20 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.026% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.071% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £335 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £335 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £335 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £323 £390
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +1.23%
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
7791 8402 8576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.13% 37.07% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5418 5826 6096
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 146 198
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £43.00 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
City of London - 3 £550 -
Osterley - 1 £425 -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) Linux
3 23 (46.94%) C++
4 20 (40.82%) C
5 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
6 13 (26.53%) Python
7 12 (24.49%) DV Cleared
8 11 (22.45%) Java
8 11 (22.45%) Windows
9 10 (20.41%) STB
9 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
9 10 (20.41%) JIRA
10 9 (18.37%) Perl
11 8 (16.33%) Degree
11 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
12 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 7 (14.29%) RESTful
12 7 (14.29%) JSON
12 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (14.29%) Scrum
12 7 (14.29%) HTTP
13 6 (12.24%) Middleware
13 6 (12.24%) DVB
13 6 (12.24%) Unix
13 6 (12.24%) Ruby
13 6 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
13 6 (12.24%) Functional Testing
14 5 (10.20%) Software Architecture

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 4 (8.16%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Qpid
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) HTTP
2 6 (12.24%) DVB
3 4 (8.16%) Internet
4 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.12%) HTTPS
4 3 (6.12%) SSL
4 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) SNMP
5 2 (4.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) JIRA
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.20%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) Qt Creator
General
1 2 (4.08%) Banking
1 2 (4.08%) Electronics
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Billing
2 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) C++ Developer
3 8 (16.33%) C++/Java Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (12.24%) Tester
5 5 (10.20%) Security Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Embedded Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Middleware Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Tester
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) JSON
1 7 (14.29%) RESTful
2 6 (12.24%) Middleware
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) JSON-LD
3 2 (4.08%) Node.js
3 2 (4.08%) OpenGL
3 2 (4.08%) Qt
3 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (4.08%) SAML
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) Kafka
4 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) STB
2 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) Device Driver
4 4 (8.16%) Digital TV
4 4 (8.16%) IPTV
5 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.08%) Semantic Web
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
6 2 (4.08%) W3C
6 2 (4.08%) Wiki
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Linux
2 11 (22.45%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) Unix
4 4 (8.16%) Android
5 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
4 7 (14.29%) Scrum
4 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.24%) Functional Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.20%) API Development
6 5 (10.20%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (10.20%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (10.20%) Software Architecture
7 4 (8.16%) API Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.16%) TDD
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (6.12%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (6.12%) OO
8 3 (6.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) C++
2 20 (40.82%) C
3 13 (26.53%) Python
4 11 (22.45%) Java
5 9 (18.37%) Perl
6 6 (12.24%) Ruby
7 2 (4.08%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.08%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.49%) DV Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) Degree
4 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.08%) CEH
5 2 (4.08%) CREST Certified
5 2 (4.08%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) GIAC
6 1 (2.04%) ACCA
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) CIMA
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) HND
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Marathon
1 1 (2.04%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Apigee
2 1 (2.04%) Huawei