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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++
Rank 117 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 7 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.69% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 1.72% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.92% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
896 929 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 35.32% 40.11% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 507 538
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 88 73
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £16.80 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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++
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 28 January 2015. 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
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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
Essex +3 3 - - 5
Cambridgeshire -14 3 £350 - 16
Norfolk - 1 £338 -
Hertfordshire - - - - 4
Embedded C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) C
2 9 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (33.33%) Electronics
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) OOD
5 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
5 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) ZigBee
6 2 (13.33%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (13.33%) 2G
6 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
6 2 (13.33%) Automotive
6 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) VxWorks
6 2 (13.33%) UML
7 1 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) Windows
7 1 (6.67%) 3G
7 1 (6.67%) GSM
7 1 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.67%) Device Driver

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) ZigBee
2 2 (13.33%) 2G
2 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) 3G
3 1 (6.67%) GSM
3 1 (6.67%) 2.5G
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (13.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) OO
2 4 (26.67%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (60.00%) C
2 9 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
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