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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 23 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.12% 3.23% 3.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.47% 7.14% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £305 £303
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £36.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
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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
95 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 64.63% 45.16% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 21 19
Average daily rate £438 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 9 (100.00%) C
2 8 (88.89%) Aerospace
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Integration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) DO-178B
2 8 (88.89%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (66.67%) Serena
4 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
5 4 (44.44%) Change Control
6 3 (33.33%) Avionics
6 3 (33.33%) Wind River
6 3 (33.33%) Automotive
7 2 (22.22%) UML
7 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
8 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (11.11%) Modbus
8 1 (11.11%) Line Management
8 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
8 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
8 1 (11.11%) OO
8 1 (11.11%) Python
8 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 1 (11.11%) Windows
8 1 (11.11%) Wireless
8 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 1 (11.11%) Device Driver

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
1 1 (11.11%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (88.89%) Aerospace
2 3 (33.33%) Automotive
2 3 (33.33%) Avionics
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Integration Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Serena
2 3 (33.33%) Wind River
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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