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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 81 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 9 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.72% 1.43% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 4.89% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£335 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £51.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.86% +52.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +30.76%
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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
414 368 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.09% 29.32% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 199 177
Average daily rate £390 £340 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -13.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £189 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 36
Average hourly rate £41.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £14.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems.

1 14 (93.33%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Multithreading
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 2 (13.33%) UML
7 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (13.33%) Logistics
8 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
8 1 (6.67%) IEC 61508
8 1 (6.67%) SysML
8 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
8 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Degree
8 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
8 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
8 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
8 1 (6.67%) IKE
8 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (6.67%) IBM
8 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
8 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
8 1 (6.67%) Simulink
8 1 (6.67%) IPsec
8 1 (6.67%) Aerospace

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) IKE
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
1 13 (86.67%) Multithreading
2 8 (53.33%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) SysML
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
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