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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 120 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 3 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 1.36% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £345 - £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
609 589 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.98% 23.74% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 358 318
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Embedded C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 4 (57.14%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
2 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) DVB
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) STB
2 3 (42.86%) UPnP
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (42.86%) DVB
1 3 (42.86%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) C Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C/C++ Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C++ Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (42.86%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree