The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 560 576 572
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 46 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.074% 0.043%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 7
Median daily rate £396 £331 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.62% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £370 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 6
Median hourly rate £44.35 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.87% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £34.60 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.64 £44.40 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.20 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.50% +6.66%
Embedded C++
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19129 18999 18455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.83% 37.95% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13389 12804 12356
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 398 432
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.85 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in England

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in England

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded C++ across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Embedded C++
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++ within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
South East -9 18 £345 +4.15% 7
London +10 12 £420 +20.00% 3
South West +1 10 £300 - 4
East of England +6 4 £350 +1.44% 6
Embedded C++
UK

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 87 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (70.11%) C
3 60 (68.97%) Embedded C
4 56 (64.37%) Software Engineering
5 38 (43.68%) Linux
6 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (25.29%) Scrum
8 20 (22.99%) STB
9 15 (17.24%) Embedded Linux
10 14 (16.09%) TDD
11 13 (14.94%) DVB
12 12 (13.79%) Telecoms
13 11 (12.64%) UML
13 11 (12.64%) SQL
13 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
13 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
14 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
14 10 (11.49%) Software Architecture
14 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
14 10 (11.49%) Windows
14 10 (11.49%) SOA
15 9 (10.34%) Middleware
16 8 (9.20%) Multithreading
16 8 (9.20%) Device Driver
16 8 (9.20%) DTV
16 8 (9.20%) Embedded Systems
17 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (8.05%) Wireless
18 6 (6.90%) Automotive
18 6 (6.90%) ClearCase

Embedded C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Simulink
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) DVB
2 7 (8.05%) Wireless
3 5 (5.75%) Broadband
3 5 (5.75%) UPnP
4 4 (4.60%) HTTP
5 2 (2.30%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.15%) GPRS
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) SSL
6 1 (1.15%) VLAN
6 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.90%) ClearCase
3 5 (5.75%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (3.45%) LabVIEW
5 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.15%) GCC
6 1 (1.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.15%) VectorCAST
General
1 12 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.90%) Automotive
3 5 (5.75%) Electronics
4 3 (3.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.15%) Avionics
5 1 (1.15%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 39 (44.83%) Software Engineer
2 31 (35.63%) Embedded Engineer
3 26 (29.89%) Developer
4 22 (25.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 21 (24.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 19 (21.84%) Embedded C Engineer
7 18 (20.69%) Embedded Developer
8 17 (19.54%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (19.54%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 15 (17.24%) C++ Developer
9 15 (17.24%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (12.64%) C Software Engineer
10 11 (12.64%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (12.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (12.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 11 (12.64%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (12.64%) Software Developer
11 10 (11.49%) Embedded C++ Developer
12 9 (10.34%) C Developer
12 9 (10.34%) Embedded C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) Middleware
2 6 (6.90%) HTML
2 6 (6.90%) HTML5
3 5 (5.75%) Qt
4 4 (4.60%) REST
5 3 (3.45%) QML
6 2 (2.30%) CSS
6 2 (2.30%) DOM
6 2 (2.30%) GStreamer
6 2 (2.30%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.30%) OpenGL ES
6 2 (2.30%) WebKit
7 1 (1.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) STB
2 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.20%) Device Driver
3 8 (9.20%) DTV
3 8 (9.20%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.60%) Cybercrime
5 4 (4.60%) MPEG
6 2 (2.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.30%) IPTV
6 2 (2.30%) MHEG
7 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.15%) Fintech
7 1 (1.15%) Mechatronics
7 1 (1.15%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.15%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.68%) Linux
2 15 (17.24%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (11.49%) Windows
4 3 (3.45%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.15%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (1.15%) pSOS
5 1 (1.15%) ThreadX
5 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (64.37%) Software Engineering
2 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.29%) Scrum
4 14 (16.09%) TDD
5 11 (12.64%) UML
6 10 (11.49%) SOA
6 10 (11.49%) Software Architecture
7 8 (9.20%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.90%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 6 (6.90%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.75%) Change Management
9 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.75%) Project Management
9 5 (5.75%) SDLC
10 4 (4.60%) OOD
10 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.60%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (70.11%) C
3 60 (68.97%) Embedded C
4 11 (12.64%) SQL
5 4 (4.60%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.45%) C#
7 2 (2.30%) Java
8 1 (1.15%) Ada
8 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.60%) DO-178B
2 4 (4.60%) MISRA
3 1 (1.15%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.15%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.15%) JTAG
3 1 (1.15%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (5.75%) Perforce
2 2 (2.30%) Google
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.15%) Green Hills
3 1 (1.15%) Siemens
3 1 (1.15%) Wind River
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £50.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Premier Engineering
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £35 - £38 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
aap3
Rate: £50.78 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £30 - £32 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago
Guildford
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago