The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 243 256 233
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 14 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Average daily rate £370 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.42% -12.00%
Embedded Software Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6728 7288 6385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 77.43% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4146 4014 3407
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 236 265
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Development
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 Development across the South East region.

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Development
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 Development across the South East region.

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Development
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +16 6 - - 1
East Sussex - 4 £370 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £275 - 1
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) C
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
4 7 (38.89%) Wireless
5 6 (33.33%) VHDL
5 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (33.33%) LTE
6 4 (22.22%) Ada 95
6 4 (22.22%) Avionics
6 4 (22.22%) DO-178B
6 4 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Ada
7 3 (16.67%) 3GPP
7 3 (16.67%) PPP
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) Electronics
7 3 (16.67%) 3G
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.11%) Subversion
8 2 (11.11%) Firmware
8 2 (11.11%) Windows

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Wireless
2 6 (33.33%) LTE
3 3 (16.67%) 3G
3 3 (16.67%) 3GPP
3 3 (16.67%) PPP
4 1 (5.56%) 802.15
4 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
4 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) Modbus
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
4 1 (5.56%) GDB
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Avionics
3 3 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) VHDL Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
1 1 (5.56%) Dojo
1 1 (5.56%) OpenCL
1 1 (5.56%) Qt
1 1 (5.56%) STL
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) VHDL
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.56%) CPLD
3 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) ThreadX
3 1 (5.56%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Android Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Development
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) OOD
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) SysML
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 6 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) Ada
4 4 (22.22%) Ada 95
5 3 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
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