The first table below looks at the demand for the Embedded Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 West 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Developer
Rank 134 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% - 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% - 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +22.30%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2772 2021 2828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.15% 93.96% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 1252 1692
Average daily rate £363 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 134 190
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Embedded Software Developer
England

Embedded Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Embedded Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Embedded Software Developer across the South West region.

Embedded Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Developer across the South West region.

Embedded Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Embedded Software Developer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Embedded Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) QNX
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Coverity
1 1 (100.00%) Valgrind

Embedded Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Embedded Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Valgrind
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) QNX
1 1 (100.00%) Coverity