The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 27 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.22% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 0.98% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
189 205 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 77.14% 71.68% 74.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 118 86
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Embedded Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Embedded Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) OpenGL
4 2 (40.00%) Android Development
5 1 (20.00%) Android NDK
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) DTV
5 1 (20.00%) DVB
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Perforce
5 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
5 1 (20.00%) Device Driver

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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%) DVB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (20.00%) DirectCompute
2 1 (20.00%) Android NDK
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
3 1 (20.00%) IPTV
3 1 (20.00%) DTV
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) CUDA
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Perforce