The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Peterborough region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.64% 2.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 2.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £247
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +29.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -18.75%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
119 166 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.54% 96.51% 97.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 65 57
Average daily rate £305 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £145 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 19 22
Average hourly rate £20.75 £13.70 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.45% +14.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.17 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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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

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 July 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%) ZigBee
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
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
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago