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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
England / London
Rank 388 401 401
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 9 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.084% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 2
Median daily rate £375 £420 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £373 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £475 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £370 £385
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
6573 7349 7463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.42% 34.27% 34.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4558 5157 5176
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 119 141
Median hourly rate £26.50 £19.99 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.56% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.10 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £35.48 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Osterley 0 1 £450 -5.26%
Feltham - 1 - -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) C
2 16 (59.26%) C++
2 16 (59.26%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) STB
4 11 (40.74%) Python
4 11 (40.74%) JIRA
5 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 8 (29.63%) RESTful
6 8 (29.63%) JSON
6 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
6 8 (29.63%) HTTP
7 7 (25.93%) Middleware
7 7 (25.93%) DVB
7 7 (25.93%) Perl
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
7 7 (25.93%) Functional Testing
8 6 (22.22%) API Development
8 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 6 (22.22%) Software Architecture
8 6 (22.22%) Subversion
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 5 (18.52%) Digital TV
9 5 (18.52%) Scrum
9 5 (18.52%) Java
9 5 (18.52%) Open Source
10 4 (14.81%) Confluence

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 (14.81%) Confluence
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Qpid
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
2 7 (25.93%) DVB
3 4 (14.81%) Internet
4 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
4 3 (11.11%) SSL
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.41%) SNMP
6 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) JIRA
2 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (22.22%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Qt Creator
General
1 3 (11.11%) Electronics
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C++/Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Middleware Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum Master
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) C Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) JSON
1 8 (29.63%) RESTful
2 7 (25.93%) Middleware
3 4 (14.81%) OpenGL
4 3 (11.11%) OpenGL ES
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
5 2 (7.41%) JSON-LD
5 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (7.41%) SAML
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) Kafka
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) Qt
6 1 (3.70%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) STB
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (18.52%) Digital TV
4 4 (14.81%) Device Driver
4 4 (14.81%) IPTV
4 4 (14.81%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
6 2 (7.41%) Semantic Web
6 2 (7.41%) W3C
6 2 (7.41%) Wiki
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
3 7 (25.93%) Functional Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
4 6 (22.22%) API Development
4 6 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 5 (18.52%) Open Source
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) API Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (14.81%) OO
7 3 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 3 (11.11%) TDD
8 2 (7.41%) Coaching
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C
1 16 (59.26%) C++
2 11 (40.74%) Python
3 7 (25.93%) Perl
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) Ruby
6 3 (11.11%) GLSL
7 2 (7.41%) SPARQL
8 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Shibboleth
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Marathon
1 1 (3.70%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Apigee
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Huawei
2 1 (3.70%) VMware