Period
to 25 March 2019

The median contractor rate for an Embedded Software Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 179 185
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 29 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.23% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.24% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 - £350
10th Percentile £260 - £325
90th Percentile £461 - £375
England median daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £47.50 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,474 4,558 4,331
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 95.82% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,047 3,023 2,749
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.58%
10th Percentile £259 £250 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 171 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £15.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.29% +14.81% -3.57%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.81 £9.78
90th Percentile £35.00 £41.50 £25.43
England median hourly rate £18.56 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.75% +1.08% -2.63%

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 March 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +31 25 £350 - 8
East Yorkshire - 1 £150 - 2
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, Embedded Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (93.10%) C++
3 21 (72.41%) Linux
4 13 (44.83%) C
4 13 (44.83%) Embedded Linux
5 12 (41.38%) Manufacturing
6 9 (31.03%) Android
7 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
7 8 (27.59%) Java
8 7 (24.14%) Embedded C
8 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (20.69%) Embedded C++
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 5 (17.24%) UML
11 4 (13.79%) VC++
11 4 (13.79%) Law
11 4 (13.79%) GCC
12 3 (10.34%) Qt
12 3 (10.34%) Python
13 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
13 2 (6.90%) JUnit
13 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (6.90%) TDD
13 2 (6.90%) Wireless
13 2 (6.90%) GDB
13 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (6.90%) Scrum
13 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
14 1 (3.45%) Device Driver Development

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.45%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) DLNA
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) UPnP
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) GCC
2 2 (6.90%) GDB
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) GoogleTest
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Mockito
3 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.45%) Redmine
General
1 12 (41.38%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.79%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Qt
2 1 (3.45%) GStreamer
2 1 (3.45%) JNI
2 1 (3.45%) Qt Quick
2 1 (3.45%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.45%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (31.03%) Android
4 6 (20.69%) Windows
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (3.45%) Android TV
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
3 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.24%) UML
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (3.45%) OO
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C++
2 13 (44.83%) C
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) Embedded C
5 6 (20.69%) Embedded C++
6 4 (13.79%) VC++
7 3 (10.34%) Python
8 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Google