The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.32% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £320
% change year-on-year +9.58% +14.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.63 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.52% +7.50%  

Embedded Systems is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 425 408 457
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 27.62% 26.90% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 260 243
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £265 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £576 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 16 27
Median hourly rate £26.43 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.75% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £22.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in the East Midlands

Embedded Systems
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Embedded Systems in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Systems in the East Midlands

Embedded Systems
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Systems in the East Midlands

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 3 £340 -
Derbyshire - 1 £400 -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 8 (72.73%) C
2 7 (63.64%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
3 5 (45.45%) Automotive
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
4 4 (36.36%) MISRA C
4 4 (36.36%) MISRA
5 3 (27.27%) FlexRay
5 3 (27.27%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (18.18%) Android Development
6 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Officer
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Planner
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planner
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Android Development
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
2 7 (63.64%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) MISRA
1 4 (36.36%) MISRA C
2 1 (9.09%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP