Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Embedded Software Engineer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 178 203
Rank change year-on-year 0 +25 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 20 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.045% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.047% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 - -
England median daily rate £388 £375 £344
% change year-on-year +3.33% +9.09% +10.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.11% -7.50%
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 4,773 4,290 5,147
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.45% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,225 2,845 3,293
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £231 £235
90th Percentile £550 £545 £538
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 144 209
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.46 £14.88 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.95% +8.18% +1.14%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £9.23
90th Percentile £32.70 £40.00 £28.90
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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
West Yorkshire +1 16 £413 - 6
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 3
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) C++
3 15 (75.00%) Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (40.00%) C
4 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (35.00%) Embedded C
5 7 (35.00%) UML
5 7 (35.00%) GCC
6 6 (30.00%) Android
7 5 (25.00%) Qt
7 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) Python
8 4 (20.00%) MPEG
8 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (20.00%) JUnit
8 4 (20.00%) STL
8 4 (20.00%) OOP
8 4 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) Electronics
8 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (20.00%) Google
8 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) UPnP
8 4 (20.00%) JNI
8 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (20.00%) GDB

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DLNA
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (20.00%) UPnP
1 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) GCC
2 4 (20.00%) GDB
2 4 (20.00%) GoogleTest
2 4 (20.00%) JUnit
2 4 (20.00%) Mockito
General
1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (20.00%) Electronics
3 3 (15.00%) Law
4 2 (10.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Qt
2 4 (20.00%) JNI
2 4 (20.00%) STL
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) MPEG
2 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Android
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Android TV
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) UML
3 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) C
3 7 (35.00%) Embedded C
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (15.00%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) BT