The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Embedded Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Developer
England / South East
Rank 232 249 256
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.072% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.076% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £375 £280 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -37.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £450
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -31.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £43.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6771 7870 8682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.25% 94.24% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3911 4624 4712
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 412 423
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.02 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Embedded Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Embedded Software Developer in the job title.

Embedded Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Embedded Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Embedded Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Embedded Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Embedded Software Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 2 (50.00%) MISRA
2 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (50.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Avionics
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Avionics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (50.00%) MISRA
1 2 (50.00%) MISRA C
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