The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Arduino in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Arduino over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Arduino
Rank 640 628 625
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Arduino 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.011% 0.028% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
17651 17872 17553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.27% 31.90% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11426 11092 10792
Median daily rate £425 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.67% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 615 688 713
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.89 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.81% -7.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

Arduino
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Arduino as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Arduino within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 2 - - 1
London +8 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Arduino
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Arduino also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Arduino.

1 7 (100.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) HTTPS
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) ZigBee
3 4 (57.14%) Home Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) BeagleBoard
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (28.57%) Freescale
5 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (14.29%) Grunt
6 1 (14.29%) 3D Printing

Arduino
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) HTTPS
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) SSL
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
1 4 (57.14%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) git-flow
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) gulp
1 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
1 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (14.29%) Protractor
1 1 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Creative Technologist
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) IoT Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
1 1 (14.29%) Browserify
1 1 (14.29%) D3.js
1 1 (14.29%) Django
1 1 (14.29%) Express
1 1 (14.29%) Ionic Framework
1 1 (14.29%) MEAN Stack
1 1 (14.29%) Meteor
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) OpenCV
1 1 (14.29%) Polymer
1 1 (14.29%) React
1 1 (14.29%) Sass
1 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (14.29%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (57.14%) Home Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
3 2 (28.57%) BeagleBoard
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (14.29%) 3D Printing
4 1 (14.29%) Kinect
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Freescale
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe