The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.19% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-6.28% -1.68%

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
137 200 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 31.79% 38.10% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 148 65
Median daily rate £425 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +39.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Embedded Systems across the West Sussex region.

Embedded Systems Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Embedded Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems across the West Sussex region.

Embedded Systems Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Embedded Systems
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree