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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 80 85 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 10 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 0.075% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.82% 0.28% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£396 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £200 £325
% change year-on-year
+79.37% -38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £36.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.55%
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
354 356 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.56% 26.83% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 212 116
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 47
Average hourly rate £17.00 £26.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.23% -32.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.35 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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
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 Systems within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Woking - 5 £425 -
Guildford - 2 £409 - 2
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 1
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 22 (73.33%) C++
3 16 (53.33%) Multithreading
4 14 (46.67%) UNIX
5 11 (36.67%) Windows
5 11 (36.67%) Java
5 11 (36.67%) Information Security
5 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (33.33%) Retail
6 10 (33.33%) Finance
6 10 (33.33%) Aerospace
7 7 (23.33%) C
7 7 (23.33%) Android
8 6 (20.00%) Open Source
9 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) C#
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.67%) Android Development
9 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
10 4 (13.33%) OO
10 4 (13.33%) Swing
10 4 (13.33%) OOD
10 4 (13.33%) JNI
10 4 (13.33%) Java SE
10 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.33%) Subversion
10 4 (13.33%) NetBeans
11 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
12 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DVB
2 1 (3.33%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Subversion
1 4 (13.33%) NetBeans
2 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (33.33%) Retail
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
1 10 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Software Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Android Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Software Design Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Swing
1 4 (13.33%) JNI
1 4 (13.33%) Java SE
2 1 (3.33%) POSIX
2 1 (3.33%) OpenCL
2 1 (3.33%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) STB
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.33%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.33%) CUDA
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) UNIX
3 11 (36.67%) Windows
4 7 (23.33%) Android
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Multithreading
2 11 (36.67%) Information Security
2 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Android Development
4 4 (13.33%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) OOD
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (6.67%) Logistics
7 1 (3.33%) UML
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.33%) Security Management
7 1 (3.33%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C++
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) C
4 5 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) CISA
4 1 (3.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Sun
2 1 (3.33%) McAfee
2 1 (3.33%) Tripwire
2 1 (3.33%) Qualys
2 1 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (3.33%) ArcSight