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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Developer
Rank 255 263 250
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 7 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% 0.074% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.078% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 -
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.75 £39.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.29% -7.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -
Embedded Software Developer
England

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
8452 8952 8679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5032 5120 4704
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 429 449
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.47% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 3 - - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Embedded Software Developer
England

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) C
4 9 (56.25%) Embedded C
5 8 (50.00%) C++
6 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
6 7 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (31.25%) UML
8 4 (25.00%) ClearCase
8 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
8 4 (25.00%) Electronics
8 4 (25.00%) Automotive
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
10 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 2 (12.50%) DVB
10 2 (12.50%) Project Management
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) Wireless
10 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
10 2 (12.50%) UPnP
10 2 (12.50%) MISRA
10 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
10 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 2 (12.50%) DO-178B
10 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Simulink
1 1 (6.25%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DVB
1 2 (12.50%) UPnP
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Automotive
2 4 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C
2 9 (56.25%) Embedded C
3 8 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) DO-178B
1 2 (12.50%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) QNX
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