The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 27 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.15% - 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £310 - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £320 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Embedded Systems
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
64 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 34.41% 30.41% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 53
Median daily rate £396 £334 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -19.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £225 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £481 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.56 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.98% -44.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Embedded Systems
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) DVB
3 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) STB
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DVB
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C/C++ Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Product Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Product Test Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (40.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared