The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 30 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 114 112
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 5 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.26% 0.54% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 1.83% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £395 £406 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £388 £380
% change year-on-year -8.38% +1.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.00% +28.20%  
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 Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 585 654 611
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.90% 29.38% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 447 343
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 22 36
Median hourly rate £19.50 £38.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.35% +46.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.17 £50.00 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Embedded Systems
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Systems in Hampshire

Embedded Systems
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Systems in Hampshire

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - - 1
Embedded Systems
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Gerrit
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) STB
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) DVB
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) STL
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) Digital TV
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (16.67%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DVB
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) AMQP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (16.67%) CMake
3 1 (16.67%) GoogleTest
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Valgrind
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) BSS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (16.67%) OSS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) STB
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) DO-178B
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) HP