The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Development
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 85 - 92
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.098% - 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £370 £450
% change year-on-year -11.48% -17.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +13.63%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 842 866 976
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.71% 84.24% 80.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 453 474
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.57 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Embedded Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in Buckinghamshire

Embedded Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Software Development in Buckinghamshire

Embedded Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Software Development in Buckinghamshire

Embedded Software Development
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) GDB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) GDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++