The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Embedded Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 137 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 6 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.38% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £440 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 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
2740 3194 3037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.65% 95.46% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1775 2034 1951
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £215 £220
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 154 223 167
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer across the South West region.

Embedded Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer across the South West region.

Embedded Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Gloucestershire +7 3 £440 - 5
Wiltshire +2 2 - - 2
Devon +7 1 - - 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Embedded Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (76.92%) C
3 8 (61.54%) Embedded C
4 7 (53.85%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) Embedded C++
5 5 (38.46%) Bluetooth
6 4 (30.77%) MISRA
6 4 (30.77%) Automotive
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) UML
8 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 1 (7.69%) AMQP
9 1 (7.69%) DO-178B
9 1 (7.69%) Regression Analysis
9 1 (7.69%) GCC
9 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (7.69%) MQTT
9 1 (7.69%) Degree
9 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (7.69%) OO
9 1 (7.69%) VC++
9 1 (7.69%) Firmware
9 1 (7.69%) VxWorks
9 1 (7.69%) ASN.1
9 1 (7.69%) Windows
9 1 (7.69%) Electronics
9 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
9 1 (7.69%) Subversion

Embedded Software Engineer 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 5 (38.46%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.69%) AMQP
2 1 (7.69%) ASN.1
2 1 (7.69%) MQTT
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) GCC
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) VxWorks
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C
2 8 (61.54%) Embedded C
3 7 (53.85%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) MISRA
2 1 (7.69%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
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