The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 30 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 27 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.57% 1.32% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.88% 2.90% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Median daily rate £330 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £323 £345
% change year-on-year
+31.78% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 7
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £36.60 £41.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £38.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
Embedded C
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 310 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.44% 45.45% 44.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 188 200
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Embedded C
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded C Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +28 26 £330 +10.00% 14
Embedded C
East of England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 39 (97.50%) C
2 32 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.00%) Wireless
4 11 (27.50%) Regression Testing
4 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
4 11 (27.50%) Degree
5 8 (20.00%) Python
6 7 (17.50%) Bluetooth
6 7 (17.50%) Linux
7 5 (12.50%) C#
8 4 (10.00%) Unix
8 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (10.00%) ZigBee
8 4 (10.00%) Signal Processing
9 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (7.50%) SDLC
9 3 (7.50%) High Availability
9 3 (7.50%) Machine Learning
9 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
9 3 (7.50%) Nucleus RTOS
9 3 (7.50%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (7.50%) C++
9 3 (7.50%) VxWorks
10 2 (5.00%) Electronics
10 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
10 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
11 1 (2.50%) GCC
11 1 (2.50%) Test Automation

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 12 (30.00%) Wireless
2 7 (17.50%) Bluetooth
3 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (10.00%) ZigBee
4 1 (2.50%) LTE
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) GCC
General
1 2 (5.00%) Electronics
1 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 21 (52.50%) Software Engineer
3 20 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (37.50%) Embedded C Engineer
5 14 (35.00%) Developer
6 13 (32.50%) Embedded Developer
7 12 (30.00%) C Developer
7 12 (30.00%) C Software Engineer
7 12 (30.00%) Embedded C Developer
7 12 (30.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Audio Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Audio Software Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.50%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Nucleus RTOS
3 3 (7.50%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.50%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (27.50%) Regression Testing
3 4 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 3 (7.50%) High Availability
4 3 (7.50%) Machine Learning
4 3 (7.50%) SDLC
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) C
2 8 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.50%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Atmel