The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 220 222 224
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 20 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Average hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £36.30 £40.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6696 5991 6875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.96% 70.82% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3666 3220 3261
Average daily rate £375 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 250 319
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £46.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Embedded Software Development
England

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 1 August 2014. 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
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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
Berkshire - 13 £413 - 1
Surrey -6 2 £375 -6.25%
Middlesex -9 1 - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Embedded Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 32 (86.49%) C
2 25 (67.57%) Software Engineering
3 15 (40.54%) Cisco
4 14 (37.84%) GDB
5 13 (35.14%) Embedded C
6 10 (27.03%) C++
7 8 (21.62%) Java
8 7 (18.92%) Electronics
9 6 (16.22%) Linux
9 6 (16.22%) OO
10 5 (13.51%) IPv4
10 5 (13.51%) IPv6
10 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
11 4 (10.81%) Finance
11 4 (10.81%) Windows
11 4 (10.81%) Firmware
11 4 (10.81%) Hudson
11 4 (10.81%) Maven
11 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
11 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
11 4 (10.81%) Stress Testing
11 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
11 4 (10.81%) Android
12 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
12 3 (8.11%) Marketing
12 3 (8.11%) JFace
12 3 (8.11%) Degree
12 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
12 3 (8.11%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) IPv4
1 5 (13.51%) IPv6
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) MPLS
2 2 (5.41%) OSPF
2 2 (5.41%) BGP
3 1 (2.70%) LTE
3 1 (2.70%) DVB
3 1 (2.70%) 3G
3 1 (2.70%) UTRAN
3 1 (2.70%) 2G
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) GDB
2 4 (10.81%) Hudson
2 4 (10.81%) Maven
3 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) ProC
General
1 7 (18.92%) Electronics
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Automotive
4 2 (5.41%) German Language
5 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineer
2 16 (43.24%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Programmer
3 7 (18.92%) C Developer
3 7 (18.92%) C Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) UI Programmer
5 4 (10.81%) UI Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Data Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) UNIX Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) JFace
2 2 (5.41%) STL
2 2 (5.41%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) OpenCL
2 2 (5.41%) DirectCompute
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) Android NDK
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Firmware
2 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) VHDL
2 3 (8.11%) Device Driver
2 3 (8.11%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) CUDA
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Physics
4 1 (2.70%) IPTV
4 1 (2.70%) Interactive TV
4 1 (2.70%) DTV
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.22%) OO
3 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
3 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
3 4 (10.81%) Stress Testing
3 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
4 2 (5.41%) OOP
4 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
5 1 (2.70%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Android Development
5 1 (2.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) C
2 13 (35.14%) Embedded C
3 10 (27.03%) C++
4 8 (21.62%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby
5 2 (5.41%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco
2 3 (8.11%) Green Hills
3 2 (5.41%) QNX
4 1 (2.70%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.70%) Perforce
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