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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 16 August 2022 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 72 55 46
Rank change year-on-year -17 -9 +38
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 2 3 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.26% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 2.33% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
10th Percentile £359 - £403
25th Percentile £383 £344 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £431 £363 £425
Median % change year-on-year +18.97% -14.71% -
75th Percentile £470 £381 £456
90th Percentile £488 - £468
East of England median daily rate £431 £363 £425
% change year-on-year +18.97% -14.71% -8.11%

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

All Generic Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 197 129 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.39% 20.84% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 78 63
10th Percentile £163 £140 £239
25th Percentile £413 £315 £318
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £400 £475
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +8.57%
75th Percentile £611 £523 £600
90th Percentile £700 £588 £710
East of England median daily rate £500 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 4
10th Percentile £14.65 £11.25 £14.88
25th Percentile £15.25 £12.25 £18.81
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.25 £29.00
Median % change year-on-year +38.46% -43.97% +73.13%
75th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £41.19
90th Percentile £70.00 £59.00 £48.73
East of England median hourly rate £31.25 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% +64.06%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge -7 2 £431 +18.97% 33
Embedded Systems
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Automake
1 1 (50.00%) CMake
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) IoT
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Yocto
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Attestation
1 1 (50.00%) Social Skills
1 1 (50.00%) ARM Cortex

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Automake
1 1 (50.00%) CMake
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) ARM Cortex
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA
1 1 (50.00%) IoT
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Attestation
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware