The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 47 55
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.11% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.31% 1.90%
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 5 2
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.27%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 62 116 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 18.79% 25.72% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 53 54
Median daily rate £383 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £133 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 7
Median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% -3.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.00 £28.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Embedded Systems
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Systems in Gloucestershire

Embedded Systems
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Systems in Gloucestershire

Embedded Systems
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (100.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C