The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 87 78 103
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.21% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.54% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £463 £280
% change year-on-year
-29.18% +65.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +2.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1071 930 1181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.38% 73.17% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 465 644
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 51 65
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Embedded Software Development
South East

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Embedded Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Embedded Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Embedded Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Vacancies
Guildford - 2 - -
Embedded Software Development
South East

Embedded Software Development
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 3 (50.00%) STB
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Middleware
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Flash
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (33.33%) Firmware
4 2 (33.33%) VHDL
4 2 (33.33%) Electronics
4 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) CUDA
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) OpenCL
5 1 (16.67%) DirectCompute
5 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Flash
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) OpenCL
2 1 (16.67%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) STB
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) VHDL
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (16.67%) CUDA
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
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