The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 82 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 7 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.59% 0.86% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 2.50% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £300 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- +15.64%
Embedded Systems
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
356 480 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.12% 34.36% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 258 207
Median daily rate £400 £374 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.02% -0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 19
Median hourly rate £27.38 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.78% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 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
Redhill - 3 £300 - 1
Woking - 3 - -
Staines 0 1 £400 -
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 11 (73.33%) C++
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Multithreading
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) C
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Electronics
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) Automotive
8 2 (13.33%) Validation
8 2 (13.33%) VxWorks
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
8 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Simulink
1 1 (6.67%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics
2 3 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) DirectCompute
1 1 (6.67%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) CAN bus
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Contactless
1 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) CUDA
2 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) VxWorks
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Multithreading
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Cross-Platform Development
5 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) CRM
6 3 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
7 2 (13.33%) Validation
8 1 (6.67%) BDD
8 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (13.33%) IEC 61508
1 2 (13.33%) ISO26262
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO27005
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Sun