The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 62 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.15% 0.24% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£348 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
595 389 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 91.40% 93.73% 92.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 187 233
Average daily rate £413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 43 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (25.00%) Automotive
4 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware