The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.30% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £200 £286
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -30.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £35.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -17.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.40% 19.40% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 21 15
Average daily rate £495 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.68% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £24.21 £17.65 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.16% -49.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Embedded Systems
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB