The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Arduino in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Arduino over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Arduino
Rank 630 611 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Arduino 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.005% 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18977 18018 17291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.94% 32.37% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11929 10808 10452
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 730 740 714
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.70 £18.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.13% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £45.00 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

Arduino
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Arduino within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Arduino Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Arduino
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Arduino within the UK.

Arduino Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Arduino
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Arduino within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
England -30 1 - - 2
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Arduino
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Arduino 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 Arduino.

1 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Electronics
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) GSM
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
6 1 (11.11%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Atmel
6 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5

Arduino
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Arduino 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 Arduino. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) GSM
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Creative Technologist
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Workflow
1 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
1 1 (11.11%) Web Development
1 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Atmel