The first 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 18 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 terms in our Miscellaneous 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 80 78 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 17 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.14% 0.78% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.88% 3.77% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+19.09% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
Average hourly rate £51.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +0.67%
Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
289 265 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.36% 20.65% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 107 133
Average daily rate £330 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 27
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +28.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £37.50 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Embedded Systems
South East

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 2 £300 - 2
Redhill - 2 - -
Woking - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 18 (85.71%) C++
3 17 (80.95%) Multithreading
4 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
5 8 (38.10%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (33.33%) UNIX
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
7 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 4 (19.05%) Information Security
8 3 (14.29%) Java
8 3 (14.29%) Android
9 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
9 2 (9.52%) Android Development
9 2 (9.52%) Degree
9 2 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (9.52%) QMS
9 2 (9.52%) Open Source
9 2 (9.52%) C
9 2 (9.52%) C#
9 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
9 2 (9.52%) Logistics
10 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
10 1 (4.76%) Electronics
10 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
10 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
10 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
10 1 (4.76%) Simulink

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Developer
3 9 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (38.10%) C++ Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Android Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) OpenCL
1 1 (4.76%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (4.76%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Multithreading
2 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 8 (38.10%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
5 2 (9.52%) Android Development
5 2 (9.52%) QMS
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Freescale