Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 151 192
Rank change year-on-year -32 +41 -7
Contract jobs citing Embedded Systems 1 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.021% 0.50% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.070% 1.48% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Scotland median daily rate - £338 -
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.30% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £44.25 -
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,421 1,280 1,737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.87% 33.76% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 731 873
Scotland median daily rate £385 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.41%
10th Percentile £206 £213 £180
90th Percentile £538 £500 £524
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 44 49
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +56.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.32 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.25 £52.00 £47.10
UK median hourly rate £21.70 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.85% +2.50% +13.64%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in Scotland

Embedded Systems
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Systems in Scotland

Embedded Systems
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Systems in Scotland

Embedded Systems
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Glasgow -27 1 - -
Embedded Systems
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) System Verification Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Verification Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation