The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Embedded C Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 28 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.71% 1.80% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.85% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
276 378 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.52% 97.42% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 240 180
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £255 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £15.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Embedded C Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Embedded C Engineer in the job title.

Embedded C Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded C Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded C Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Embedded C Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded C Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Embedded C Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Embedded C Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (93.33%) Embedded C
3 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) ZigBee
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (20.00%) Signal Processing
5 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
7 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
7 1 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (6.67%) LTE
7 1 (6.67%) Algorithms

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (26.67%) ZigBee
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (6.67%) LTE
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Signal Processing
4 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
2 14 (93.33%) Embedded C
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree