The median contractor rate for an Embedded Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 June 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 Developer
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 135 143
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.068% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.071% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £371 £395
% change year-on-year -12.45% -6.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2567 2815 2974
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.78% 95.46% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1602 1820 1923
Median daily rate £375 £368 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -0.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 138 199
Median hourly rate £39.50 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.63% +57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Embedded Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Embedded Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Developer in the South West

Embedded Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Software Developer in the South West

Embedded Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Software Developer in the South West