Period
to 14 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 14 December 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
England > North East
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 159 -
Rank change year-on-year +59 - -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.24% 0.039% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.099% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
North East median daily rate £658 - -
England median daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year +2.74% +8.96% -12.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.25 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -0.59% +13.33%

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 432 1008 664
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 34.98% 38.90% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 689 403
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £238
90th Percentile £583 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £429 £425
% change year-on-year +4.97% +0.86% +6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 55 50
North East median hourly rate £28.75 £28.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.68% +24.44% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.12 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £35.50 £39.18
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.42
% change year-on-year +7.50% +2.99% +10.97%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in the North East

Embedded Systems
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in the North East over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Embedded Systems in the North East

Embedded Systems
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Systems in the North East

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Tyne and Wear - 3 £658 - 1
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) ThinPrint
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) GCC
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) GCC
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Associate Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) ThinPrint