The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.19% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £388 £380
% change year-on-year -8.38% +1.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 191 166 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 36.17% 28.47% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 100 99
Median daily rate £356 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £185 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Median hourly rate - - £22.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (23.08%) MODAF
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Network Management
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.69%) QA
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) NAS
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Server Building

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Embedded Java Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) MODAF
2 3 (23.08%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA