The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Embedded C++ Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C++ Engineer
UK / England
Rank 552 592 577
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 13 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.030% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.032% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
Median daily rate £433 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.14% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £330 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £340 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £338 £425
% change year-on-year
+28.14% -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £39.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 - £31.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £39.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39224 44183 43962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.93% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25749 28478 28133
Median daily rate £428 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.18% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1333 1606 1775
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Embedded C++ Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Embedded C++ Engineer in the job title.

Embedded C++ Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded C++ Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded C++ Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Embedded C++ Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded C++ Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Embedded C++ Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
South West - 8 £433 - 2
South East +12 3 - - 7
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 10
Embedded C++ Engineer
UK

Embedded C++ Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Embedded C++ Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Embedded C++ Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (90.91%) Software Engineering
3 20 (60.61%) Embedded C++
4 13 (39.39%) C
4 13 (39.39%) Linux
5 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 12 (36.36%) UML
6 11 (33.33%) Embedded C
7 9 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (24.24%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.21%) OO
9 7 (21.21%) Multithreading
10 6 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (18.18%) Windows
10 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 5 (15.15%) Scrum
12 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
13 3 (9.09%) Lua
13 3 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 3 (9.09%) Electronics
13 3 (9.09%) VxWorks
14 2 (6.06%) Java
14 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
14 2 (6.06%) Wireless
14 2 (6.06%) Degree
14 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
14 2 (6.06%) Nucleus RTOS
14 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing

Embedded C++ Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.06%) Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) 802.15
3 1 (3.03%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.03%) DVB
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) IGMP
3 1 (3.03%) IPv4
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) RFID
3 1 (3.03%) RS-485
3 1 (3.03%) SNMP
3 1 (3.03%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Automake
2 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.03%) CppUnit
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) HTML5
1 1 (3.03%) Node.js
1 1 (3.03%) Regular Expression
1 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Biometrics
4 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.03%) Digital TV
4 1 (3.03%) MPEG
4 1 (3.03%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.03%) STB
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) VxWorks
5 2 (6.06%) Android
5 2 (6.06%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (3.03%) OpenWrt
6 1 (3.03%) ThreadX
6 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 12 (36.36%) UML
3 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) Multithreading
4 7 (21.21%) OO
5 6 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.03%) Fault Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 1 (3.03%) SOA
9 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.03%) TDD
9 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (60.61%) Embedded C++
3 13 (39.39%) C
4 11 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 3 (9.09%) Lua
6 2 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) BusyBox
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
1 1 (3.03%) iptables
1 1 (3.03%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) EMC
1 1 (3.03%) QNX
1 1 (3.03%) Renesas