Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Embedded Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 28 37
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.27% 0.87% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.90% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Peterborough median daily rate - £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% +12.50%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +13.64% -22.35% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year -1.18% +11.11% +5.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Peterborough
Contract vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 345 222 226
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.50% 96.94% 98.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 106 124
Peterborough median daily rate £351 £315 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -8.03% +9.60%
10th Percentile £170 £104 £117
90th Percentile £475 £488 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 41
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +10.42% -21.95%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.17 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.25 £45.25 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +11.94% +63.41% -18.00%

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Peterborough

Embedded Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Peterborough

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Embedded Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (100.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB