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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 116 115 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 12 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.78% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 2.27% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £320 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £36.10 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
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
833 968 1074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.29% 34.27% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 548 614
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 59 81
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.00 £25.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 28 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Cambridgeshire +9 9 - - 7
Essex -4 2 - - 4
Hertfordshire -2 1 £350 +55.55%
Embedded C
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 37 (100.00%) C
2 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
3 20 (54.05%) C++
4 13 (35.14%) Linux
5 11 (29.73%) MATLAB
6 10 (27.03%) Embedded C++
6 10 (27.03%) Python
7 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
8 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
9 7 (18.92%) Digital Signal Processing
9 7 (18.92%) Signal Processing
9 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
9 7 (18.92%) Wireless
10 4 (10.81%) Electronics
10 4 (10.81%) Simulink
10 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
10 4 (10.81%) Refactoring
10 4 (10.81%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.11%) Hudson
11 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
11 3 (8.11%) Bluetooth
11 3 (8.11%) LabWindows
12 2 (5.41%) 3G
12 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
12 2 (5.41%) Automotive
12 2 (5.41%) Validation
12 2 (5.41%) LabVIEW

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Wireless
2 3 (8.11%) Bluetooth
3 2 (5.41%) 3G
3 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Hudson
2 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
3 2 (5.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (10.81%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Software Engineer
2 18 (48.65%) Embedded Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Audio Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Audio Software Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Audio DSP Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) C Software Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Developer
5 7 (18.92%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) DSP Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) DSP Software Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Embedded C Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Embedded Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) NumPy
1 1 (2.70%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
2 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.92%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
2 7 (18.92%) Signal Processing
3 4 (10.81%) Refactoring
4 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Validation
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) TDD
6 1 (2.70%) UML
6 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C
2 20 (54.05%) C++
3 11 (29.73%) MATLAB
4 10 (27.03%) Embedded C++
4 10 (27.03%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) MISRA
1 1 (2.70%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Lauterbach
Cambridge
Amoria Bond
Rate: £10 - £80 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Premier Engineering
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £30 - £32 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago