The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 22 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.75% 1.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
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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 Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 210 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 95.61% 94.17% 98.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 74 50
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £475 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 24
Average hourly rate £21.25 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (50.00%) GPRS
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
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