The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 219 217 224
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 23 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £247
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +29.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Average hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -18.75%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8445 7813 9010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.96% 92.67% 91.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4591 4020 4129
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 553 641
Average hourly rate £16.37 £17.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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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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 -6 8 £338 +8.87%
Surrey -9 2 £363 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £290 -
Kent - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (83.33%) C
3 18 (42.86%) Linux
4 14 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 13 (30.95%) DTV
6 12 (28.57%) C++
6 12 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 12 (28.57%) Software Architecture
7 11 (26.19%) POSIX
7 11 (26.19%) DVB
8 10 (23.81%) UML
9 9 (21.43%) STB
10 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (14.29%) Scrum
11 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 4 (9.52%) Multithreading
12 4 (9.52%) Automotive
12 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
12 4 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
13 3 (7.14%) TDD
13 3 (7.14%) Python
13 3 (7.14%) QNX
13 3 (7.14%) Electronics
13 3 (7.14%) Firmware
13 3 (7.14%) Device Driver
13 3 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (4.76%) VHDL
14 2 (4.76%) Stress Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 (2.38%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) DVB
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.38%) LLVM
2 1 (2.38%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Automotive
3 3 (7.14%) Electronics
4 2 (4.76%) German Language
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) DTV
2 9 (21.43%) STB
3 7 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.14%) Firmware
4 3 (7.14%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.76%) VHDL
5 2 (4.76%) Robotics
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Wiki
6 1 (2.38%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 10 (23.81%) UML
4 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) Stress Testing
9 1 (2.38%) OO
9 1 (2.38%) OOD
9 1 (2.38%) Code Coverage
9 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.38%) Release Management
9 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.38%) Memory Management
9 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) C
2 12 (28.57%) C++
2 12 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 3 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) Assembly Language
4 2 (4.76%) Embedded C++
4 2 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) QNX
2 1 (2.38%) EMC
2 1 (2.38%) Intel
2 1 (2.38%) Perforce
2 1 (2.38%) Freescale
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