The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 115 123 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 12 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.31% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 0.89% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 12
Average hourly rate £46.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.75 £28.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +12.58%
Embedded C++
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 East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
830 897 937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.55% 35.22% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 503 515
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 72 86
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded C++ across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 7 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 - - 9
Embedded C++
England

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 23 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (69.57%) C
3 14 (60.87%) Embedded C
4 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Qt
6 7 (30.43%) QML
7 6 (26.09%) Mechatronics
8 5 (21.74%) ZigBee
8 5 (21.74%) Electronics
9 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 4 (17.39%) Ember.js
10 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
10 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
10 3 (13.04%) LabWindows
10 3 (13.04%) LabVIEW
10 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
10 3 (13.04%) Simulink
11 2 (8.70%) C#
11 2 (8.70%) Windows
12 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
12 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
12 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
12 1 (4.35%) .NET
12 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
12 1 (4.35%) VC++
12 1 (4.35%) Python
12 1 (4.35%) MS Excel

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Simulink
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) ZigBee
2 4 (17.39%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Hardware Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) QML
1 7 (30.43%) Qt
2 4 (17.39%) Ember.js
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mechatronics
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.35%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (69.57%) C
3 14 (60.87%) Embedded C
4 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.70%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £30 - 40 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago