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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 601 597 568
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 27 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.064% 0.063%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 15
Median daily rate £375 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £400 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £36.00 £36.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.84%
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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
20260 20397 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.34% 38.51% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14016 13880 12287
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 447 380
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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++
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded C++ across the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +18 13 £375 -6.25% 4
South West +8 7 £440 - 2
East of England +15 5 - - 7
London -10 1 £400 +14.28% 2
North West - 1 - -
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Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 72 (100.00%) C++
2 51 (70.83%) C
3 48 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 45 (62.50%) Embedded C
5 31 (43.06%) Linux
6 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (29.17%) Scrum
8 17 (23.61%) Windows
9 16 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 12 (16.67%) TDD
10 12 (16.67%) STB
10 12 (16.67%) Multithreading
11 9 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (12.50%) Wireless
12 8 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
13 7 (9.72%) Degree
13 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
13 7 (9.72%) DVB
14 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
14 6 (8.33%) Middleware
14 6 (8.33%) Electronics
14 6 (8.33%) Automotive
15 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
15 5 (6.94%) UPnP
15 5 (6.94%) UML
15 5 (6.94%) Cross-Platform Development
15 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
16 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
16 4 (5.56%) DO-178B

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:

Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Simulink
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) Wireless
2 7 (9.72%) DVB
3 5 (6.94%) UPnP
4 3 (4.17%) AMQP
4 3 (4.17%) Broadband
4 3 (4.17%) MQTT
4 3 (4.17%) ZigBee
5 2 (2.78%) HTTP
5 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.39%) 3G
6 1 (1.39%) 802.11
6 1 (1.39%) 802.15
6 1 (1.39%) DNS
6 1 (1.39%) GPRS
6 1 (1.39%) IPv4
6 1 (1.39%) IPv6
6 1 (1.39%) LAN
6 1 (1.39%) PPP
6 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.39%) GCC
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.39%) VectorCAST
General
1 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Automotive
2 6 (8.33%) Electronics
3 3 (4.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.39%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (19.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 13 (18.06%) Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Embedded C Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) C++ Developer
6 10 (13.89%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Embedded Developer
7 8 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 7 (9.72%) C Software Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (8.33%) C Developer
9 6 (8.33%) C/C++ Developer
9 6 (8.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (8.33%) Embedded C Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 6 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Middleware
2 4 (5.56%) OpenEmbedded
2 4 (5.56%) Yocto
3 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (1.39%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) Ajax
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.39%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) HTML5
4 1 (1.39%) jQuery
4 1 (1.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.39%) Qt
4 1 (1.39%) REST
4 1 (1.39%) RESTful
4 1 (1.39%) WebKit
4 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.67%) STB
3 9 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.56%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.78%) Contactless
6 2 (2.78%) Digital TV
6 2 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.78%) Fintech
7 1 (1.39%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.39%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.39%) MPEG
7 1 (1.39%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.06%) Linux
2 17 (23.61%) Windows
3 8 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.56%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.78%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.39%) pSOS
6 1 (1.39%) ThreadX
6 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (29.17%) Scrum
4 12 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 12 (16.67%) TDD
5 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.94%) Cross-Platform Development
6 5 (6.94%) UML
7 4 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.56%) Project Management
7 4 (5.56%) Software Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.17%) Change Management
8 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.17%) OO
8 3 (4.17%) Requirements Management
9 2 (2.78%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (2.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) C++
2 51 (70.83%) C
3 45 (62.50%) Embedded C
4 3 (4.17%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.78%) SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Ada
6 1 (1.39%) C#
6 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.39%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) DO-178B
1 4 (5.56%) MISRA
2 3 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.39%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.39%) JTAG
3 1 (1.39%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Firmware
2 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (4.17%) Perforce
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) CA
3 1 (1.39%) Conax
3 1 (1.39%) Nagra
3 1 (1.39%) Verimatrix
3 1 (1.39%) Wind River
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