Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 68 80
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12 -8
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 11 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.66% 1.53% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.38% 6.64% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate £388 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% - -
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £300
% change year-on-year +9.59% +21.67% -18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £45.00 £36.88 £44.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £44.38 £45.50
South West median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% +3.23%

Embedded Systems is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 149 211 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.47% 22.98% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 123 143
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -10.83% +9.79%
10th Percentile £172 £130 £250
90th Percentile £475 £511 £502
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 12
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.44 £14.88
90th Percentile £60.00 £43.75 £45.45
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +20.00%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Systems in Gloucestershire

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +14 8 £388 -
Tewkesbury - 3 - -
Embedded Systems
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (63.64%) C
1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) DO-178B
1 7 (63.64%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (45.45%) Aerospace
2 5 (45.45%) SysML
3 4 (36.36%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (27.27%) MVVM
4 3 (27.27%) WPF
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) ESRI
4 3 (27.27%) ArcGIS
4 3 (27.27%) XAML
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# WPF Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) WPF Developer
4 2 (18.18%) DOORS Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) SysML Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SysML
2 4 (36.36%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) MVVM
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) XAML
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) ESRI