Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Systems
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 97 81
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.14% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Birmingham median daily rate - £360 -
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £360 £500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -28.00% +108.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £42.50
West Midlands median hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +25.00%

Embedded Systems is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 459 437 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 28.78% 28.73% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 290 218
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £226 £200 £210
90th Percentile £500 £538 £502
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 21
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £16.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.13% +15.52% +11.11%
10th Percentile £9.21 £10.60 £10.96
90th Percentile £29.08 £20.51 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £17.05
% change year-on-year +7.69% -4.69% -13.67%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in Birmingham

Embedded Systems
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Systems in Birmingham