Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Embedded Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Software Development
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 636 605 612
Rank change year-on-year -31 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.008% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
London median daily rate £525 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.09% - -
England median daily rate £355 £350 £319
% change year-on-year +1.43% +9.80% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £47.50 - £38.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.95% +5.67%

Embedded Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40998 38993 38736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.21% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29810 27960 27683
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 406 463
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.33 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.80 £50.07 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Embedded Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in London

Embedded Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Embedded Software Development in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Software Development in London

Embedded Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Embedded Software Development in London

Embedded Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Software Development in London

Embedded Software Development
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the London region over the 6 months to 22 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
West London -3 1 £450 +25.00%
South London - 1 - -
Embedded Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Software Development 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 London region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Doxygen
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Lua
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Qt
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing

Embedded Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Doxygen
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) C Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Lua
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree