The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 242 226 223
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 19 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 1
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£340 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Embedded Software Engineer
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
8806 8448 7862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.37% 91.86% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5200 4616 4096
Average daily rate £375 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 400 542
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.48 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer across the South East region.

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer across the South East region.

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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 +12 8 £240 -42.85% 2
Hampshire -14 2 - - 4
Middlesex 0 1 - -
Surrey -4 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire -23 1 £425 - 4
East Sussex - 1 £340 -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (84.62%) C
3 19 (48.72%) C++
4 16 (41.03%) Embedded C
5 11 (28.21%) Linux
6 8 (20.51%) Device Driver
6 8 (20.51%) Electronics
6 8 (20.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (17.95%) C#
7 7 (17.95%) Embedded C++
8 6 (15.38%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) Aerospace
9 5 (12.82%) Java
10 4 (10.26%) Python
10 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
10 4 (10.26%) Automotive
10 4 (10.26%) Assembly Language
10 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
10 4 (10.26%) LTE
10 4 (10.26%) Android
10 4 (10.26%) IEC 61508
10 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
10 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (10.26%) Android Development
10 4 (10.26%) iOS Development
11 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
11 3 (7.69%) CAN bus
11 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (7.69%) Subversion
11 3 (7.69%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) LTE
2 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (7.69%) Bluetooth
3 2 (5.13%) 3G
3 2 (5.13%) DVB
3 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.13%) Wireless
3 2 (5.13%) 4G
4 1 (2.56%) WiMAX
4 1 (2.56%) UPnP
4 1 (2.56%) VLAN
4 1 (2.56%) HTTP
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) IPv4
4 1 (2.56%) IPv6
4 1 (2.56%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Bugzilla
2 2 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.56%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (20.51%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Aerospace
3 4 (10.26%) Automotive
4 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) Flash
1 1 (2.56%) Ajax
1 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Device Driver
1 8 (20.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.69%) CAN bus
3 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.13%) STB
4 2 (5.13%) Robotics
5 1 (2.56%) Mechatronics
5 1 (2.56%) MPEG
5 1 (2.56%) VHDL
5 1 (2.56%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Android
2 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.56%) ThreadX
4 1 (2.56%) UNIX
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.26%) Android Development
2 4 (10.26%) iOS Development
3 2 (5.13%) SDLC
3 2 (5.13%) UML
3 2 (5.13%) Video Processing
3 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.13%) OO
3 2 (5.13%) OOD
4 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.56%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.56%) Validation
4 1 (2.56%) TDD
4 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
4 1 (2.56%) Software Architecture
4 1 (2.56%) BDD
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (2.56%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) C
2 19 (48.72%) C++
3 16 (41.03%) Embedded C
4 7 (17.95%) Embedded C++
4 7 (17.95%) C#
5 5 (12.82%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) Python
6 4 (10.26%) Assembly Language
7 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.13%) SQL
8 1 (2.56%) Lua
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) Ada
8 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
1 4 (10.26%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco
1 1 (2.56%) EMC
1 1 (2.56%) Intel
1 1 (2.56%) VMware
1 1 (2.56%) Green Hills
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Posted: 17 days ago
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