The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 62 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.098% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £370 £385
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 279 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.58% 27.30% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 167 96
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 5
Median hourly rate £34.00 £55.65 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.90% +219.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £15.00 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.46 £63.00 £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Embedded Systems
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) MBA
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MBA
1 1 (50.00%) PhD