The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Embedded Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Developer
Rank - 150 -
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £220 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £305 £375
% change year-on-year
- -18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.40% -12.35%
Embedded Software Developer
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2748 3191 3029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.73% 95.31% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 2026 1946
Median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 223 169
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Embedded Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Embedded Software Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Embedded Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Embedded Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Robotics
4 1 (25.00%) NFC
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) OFDM
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) GCC
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) ASN.1
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (25.00%) DAB
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) VC++
4 1 (25.00%) Linux

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) ASN.1
2 1 (25.00%) DAB
2 1 (25.00%) NFC
2 1 (25.00%) OFDM
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) GCC
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware