The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 114 130 132
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.078% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 0.24% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £268 £363
% change year-on-year
+30.84% -26.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +13.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Embedded C
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
633 842 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.12% 32.84% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 420 335
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £222 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 31
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £14.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £41.10 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Embedded C
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Embedded C across the Berkshire region.

Embedded C Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C across the Berkshire region.

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +16 6 £420 - 3
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Embedded C
South East

Embedded C
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C.

1 16 (100.00%) C
2 14 (87.50%) GDB
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) Embedded Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
6 6 (37.50%) MPLS
6 6 (37.50%) OSPF
6 6 (37.50%) BGP
7 5 (31.25%) IPv4
7 5 (31.25%) IPv6
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Wireless
9 2 (12.50%) LTE
9 2 (12.50%) UNIX
10 1 (6.25%) Linux
10 1 (6.25%) Python
10 1 (6.25%) C++
10 1 (6.25%) Perl
10 1 (6.25%) 3G
10 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
10 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
10 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (6.25%) WiMAX
10 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) MPLS
1 6 (37.50%) OSPF
1 6 (37.50%) BGP
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) IPv4
2 5 (31.25%) IPv6
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) LTE
4 1 (6.25%) WiMAX
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) GDB
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Programmer
1 7 (43.75%) C Developer
1 7 (43.75%) C Programmer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Development Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DSP Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Embedded Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
2 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
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