The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 86 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Embedded Software Development
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
948 918 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 72.87% 72.80% 69.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 544 436
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 53
Average hourly rate £45.00 £26.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £19.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - - - -
Embedded Software Development
South East

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 2 (40.00%) VHDL
4 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) CUDA
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
5 1 (20.00%) DirectCompute
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) IPTV
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DVB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
1 1 (20.00%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
2 1 (20.00%) IPTV
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) CUDA
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Perforce