The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 239 245 216
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -29
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 23 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.22% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.70% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 9
Median daily rate £345 £335 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £335 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £320 £340
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.75 £51.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -22.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Embedded Systems
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2790 3019 2721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.29% 32.00% 29.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1624 1602 1479
Median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 138 155
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -19.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.05 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded Systems
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 Systems across the South East region.

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Embedded Systems
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 Systems across the South East region.

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded Systems
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 Systems within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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 0 7 £375 +11.94% 3
Middlesex - 4 £310 -
West Sussex - 4 £365 - 1
Berkshire -9 3 £345 - 1
Hampshire +3 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 35 (56.45%) C++
2 32 (51.61%) C
3 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
4 27 (43.55%) Linux
5 21 (33.87%) Degree
6 18 (29.03%) Multithreading
7 17 (27.42%) Embedded C
7 17 (27.42%) STB
8 16 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
9 12 (19.35%) Telecoms
9 12 (19.35%) DVB
9 12 (19.35%) ClearCase
10 11 (17.74%) Information Security
10 11 (17.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (17.74%) PCI DSS
11 10 (16.13%) ISO27005
11 10 (16.13%) SABSA
11 10 (16.13%) TOGAF
11 10 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (16.13%) Smartcard
11 10 (16.13%) Cisco
12 8 (12.90%) IISP
12 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
12 8 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
12 8 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (12.90%) ISO 9001
12 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
12 8 (12.90%) ActionScript

Embedded Systems
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.90%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
1 1 (1.61%) Simulink
1 1 (1.61%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) DVB
2 6 (9.68%) UPnP
3 5 (8.06%) Wireless
4 1 (1.61%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.61%) DHCP
4 1 (1.61%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) FTP
4 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) ClearCase
2 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Electronics
3 3 (4.84%) Automotive
4 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.61%) Avionics
5 1 (1.61%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Software Engineer
2 21 (33.87%) Developer
3 14 (22.58%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (20.97%) Embedded Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Embedded Engineer
5 11 (17.74%) Architect
5 11 (17.74%) C++ Developer
6 10 (16.13%) C Developer
6 10 (16.13%) Security Architect
7 9 (14.52%) C/C++ Developer
7 9 (14.52%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 9 (14.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 8 (12.90%) Embedded C Developer
8 8 (12.90%) Software Developer
9 7 (11.29%) Embedded C Engineer
9 7 (11.29%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
9 7 (11.29%) Embedded Software Developer
9 7 (11.29%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (9.68%) C Software Engineer
10 6 (9.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Flash
2 5 (8.06%) Middleware
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) DirectCompute
3 1 (1.61%) OpenCL
3 1 (1.61%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) STB
2 16 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
4 10 (16.13%) Smartcard
5 7 (11.29%) Algorithms
5 7 (11.29%) Data Structures
6 5 (8.06%) Device Driver
6 5 (8.06%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.84%) Contactless
7 3 (4.84%) Driving Licence
8 2 (3.23%) CAN bus
8 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
8 2 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (3.23%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.61%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.61%) CUDA
9 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.61%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Android
3 2 (3.23%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
3 18 (29.03%) Multithreading
4 11 (17.74%) Information Security
5 10 (16.13%) SABSA
5 10 (16.13%) TOGAF
6 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (12.90%) Quality Management
6 8 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
7 7 (11.29%) Business Development
7 7 (11.29%) Scrum
7 7 (11.29%) Security Architecture
8 6 (9.68%) Cross-Platform Development
8 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.68%) OO
8 6 (9.68%) OOP
8 6 (9.68%) Project Management
8 6 (9.68%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) C++
2 32 (51.61%) C
3 17 (27.42%) Embedded C
4 8 (12.90%) ActionScript
4 8 (12.90%) Embedded C++
5 6 (9.68%) ActionScript 2.0
5 6 (9.68%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (6.45%) Java
7 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.23%) C#
8 2 (3.23%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.61%) Perl
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) CISA
2 8 (12.90%) CISM
2 8 (12.90%) CISSP
2 8 (12.90%) IISP
3 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) HND
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (17.74%) PCI DSS
2 10 (16.13%) ISO27005
2 10 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (12.90%) ISO 9001
4 7 (11.29%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (1.61%) ISO26262
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Cisco
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) ArcSight
3 7 (11.29%) Barracuda Networks
3 7 (11.29%) IBM
3 7 (11.29%) Intel Security
3 7 (11.29%) Qualys
3 7 (11.29%) Tripwire
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 5 (8.06%) Sun
5 2 (3.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.61%) Borland
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) QNX
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £300 per annum
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