The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank - - 82
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.47% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
376 238 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.92% 27.97% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 148 180
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 11
Average hourly rate £15.97 £22.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.02% -38.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.99 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.00 £27.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Embedded C
South East

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Embedded C
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Embedded C Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Embedded C
South East

Embedded C
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (60.00%) Altera
2 3 (60.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) MFC
4 1 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (20.00%) DCOM
4 1 (20.00%) STL
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) VC++
4 1 (20.00%) RUP
4 1 (20.00%) GPRS
4 1 (20.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) GPRS
1 1 (20.00%) GSM
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MFC
1 1 (20.00%) COM
1 1 (20.00%) DCOM
1 1 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Altera
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft