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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 76 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 9 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.70% 0.16% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.40% 0.91% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £200 £274
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -26.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 13
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £34.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -18.23%
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
265 219 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.69% 17.14% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 97 97
Average daily rate £375 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 39
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 20 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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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 - 4 - -
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) C++
3 18 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 15 (55.56%) UNIX
5 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
6 12 (44.44%) Windows
7 11 (40.74%) Java
8 10 (37.04%) Finance
8 10 (37.04%) Aerospace
8 10 (37.04%) Information Security
8 10 (37.04%) Retail
9 6 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (22.22%) C
10 5 (18.52%) C#
11 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
11 4 (14.81%) OO
11 4 (14.81%) Swing
11 4 (14.81%) OOD
11 4 (14.81%) Subversion
11 4 (14.81%) JNI
11 4 (14.81%) NetBeans
11 4 (14.81%) Java SE
11 4 (14.81%) Android
12 3 (11.11%) Open Source
13 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
13 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
13 2 (7.41%) Android Development
13 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
13 2 (7.41%) Logistics
14 1 (3.70%) Device Driver

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DVB
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) NetBeans
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
1 10 (37.04%) Aerospace
1 10 (37.04%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) C++ Developer
4 6 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Design Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Design Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Android Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) JNI
1 4 (14.81%) Java SE
1 4 (14.81%) Swing
2 1 (3.70%) POSIX
2 1 (3.70%) OpenCL
2 1 (3.70%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) CUDA
2 1 (3.70%) DTV
2 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.70%) STB
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) UNIX
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (14.81%) Android
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) Information Security
4 6 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) OOD
6 2 (7.41%) Logistics
6 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
6 2 (7.41%) Android Development
7 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) UML
7 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C++
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) C
4 5 (18.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft