The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank - - 71
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +12.58%
Embedded C++
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
459 467 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.42% 35.09% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 276 169
Average daily rate £380 £378 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +251.85%
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 Edinburgh

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

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
4 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (25.00%) Wind River
4 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) VectorCAST
4 1 (25.00%) RS-232
4 1 (25.00%) RS-485
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Military
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (25.00%) RS-232
1 1 (25.00%) RS-485
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (25.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Wind River