The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 22 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.89% 3.21% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 5.05% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Embedded C
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 99 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.79% 63.46% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 74 22
Median daily rate £325 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 6
Median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Embedded C
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Embedded C Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded C
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
2 2 (66.67%) Serena
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Ada
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Ada
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Serena