The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded C++ Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++ Engineer
Rank 582 550 543
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.013% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.014% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 -
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -
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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
48374 43774 46640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30732 27045 26834
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 1908 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

Embedded C++ Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
South East -26 5 £350 - 1
London - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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Embedded C++ Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Embedded C++ Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded C++ Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
4 4 (57.14%) C
4 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) UNIX
6 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) QNX
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) DVB
6 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
6 2 (28.57%) Firmware
6 2 (28.57%) VxWorks
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) STB
6 2 (28.57%) UPnP
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Coverity
6 2 (28.57%) Valgrind
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (14.29%) Qt
7 1 (14.29%) DTV

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Embedded C++ Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded C++ Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DVB
1 2 (28.57%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
2 2 (28.57%) Valgrind
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Qt
1 1 (14.29%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) STB
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) QNX
1 2 (28.57%) Coverity