Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Embedded Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Embedded Software Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 167 179
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12 +2
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.024% 0.047% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.057% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median daily rate - £363 -
South East median daily rate £353 £360 £370
% change year-on-year -2.08% -2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £39.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year +9.76% +3.14% -1.24%

Embedded Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3441 3497 3877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.58% 81.34% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1796 1882 2144
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £226
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 131 176
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £30.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.44% -40.89% +77.45%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £38.45 £48.75 £44.38
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Embedded Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in Berkshire

Embedded Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Software Development in Berkshire

Embedded Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Software Development in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Development 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Embedded Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#