The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Arduino in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Arduino over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Arduino
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 643 621
Contract jobs citing Arduino 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.030% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Arduino is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14438 16788 16177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.92% 31.19% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9334 10966 9753
Median daily rate £445 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 535 571 682
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.54 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.17% +20.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Arduino
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Arduino as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Arduino in the UK

Arduino
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Arduino in the UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Arduino also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Arduino.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio

Arduino
Co-occurring IT Skills 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%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java