The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 25 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.54% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £328
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Embedded Software Development
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 221 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 84.32% 75.95% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 125 118
Average daily rate £400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £208 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Embedded Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Embedded Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Embedded Software Development
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development.

1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) X.509
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) ASN.1
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ASN.1
1 1 (100.00%) X.509
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP