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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank 553 510 486
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -24
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 36 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 24
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £35.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £44.65 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +10.14%
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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
19115 18064 17340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.89% 38.25% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13233 11695 10759
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 526 693
Average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £14.01 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C++ across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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.

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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 -20 12 £375 - 18
London +13 6 £368 +33.63% 7
East of England -22 6 £344 - 10
South West -25 6 £350 +12.00% 8
West Midlands -20 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £290 - 2
North West - 1 £260 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
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Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 74 (100.00%) C++
2 48 (64.86%) C
2 48 (64.86%) Software Engineering
3 45 (60.81%) Embedded C
4 27 (36.49%) Linux
5 15 (20.27%) OO
5 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.92%) C#
7 13 (17.57%) Windows
7 13 (17.57%) Embedded Linux
8 12 (16.22%) Electronics
9 11 (14.86%) OOD
10 10 (13.51%) Python
10 10 (13.51%) .NET
10 10 (13.51%) OOP
10 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio
10 10 (13.51%) Web Services
10 10 (13.51%) Automotive
10 10 (13.51%) Scrum
11 9 (12.16%) Device Driver
11 9 (12.16%) Subversion
11 9 (12.16%) JIRA
11 9 (12.16%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (12.16%) Mobile App
12 8 (10.81%) Windows Phone
12 8 (10.81%) Windows 8
12 8 (10.81%) Windows Phone 8
12 8 (10.81%) Pocket PC
12 8 (10.81%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (10.81%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.11%) Wireless
3 5 (6.76%) 3G
3 5 (6.76%) Ethernet
4 4 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (5.41%) WiMAX
4 4 (5.41%) DVB
4 4 (5.41%) Bluetooth
4 4 (5.41%) LTE
5 3 (4.05%) ZigBee
6 2 (2.70%) UPnP
6 2 (2.70%) FTP
6 2 (2.70%) SMTP
6 2 (2.70%) 2G
7 1 (1.35%) 4G
7 1 (1.35%) DLNA
7 1 (1.35%) GSM
7 1 (1.35%) 2.5G
7 1 (1.35%) Internet
7 1 (1.35%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.16%) Subversion
2 9 (12.16%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.70%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (2.70%) GoogleTest
3 2 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.35%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 12 (16.22%) Electronics
2 10 (13.51%) Automotive
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Avionics
4 2 (2.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.35%) Finance
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Software Engineer
2 22 (29.73%) Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 6 (8.11%) C++ Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Embedded C Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) GUI Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Principle Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) .NET
1 10 (13.51%) Web Services
2 8 (10.81%) WCF
3 3 (4.05%) Middleware
3 3 (4.05%) wxWidgets
4 2 (2.70%) JSON
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) HTML5
4 2 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (1.35%) Qt
5 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.35%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (1.35%) REST
5 1 (1.35%) CSS3
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) STL
5 1 (1.35%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) XSD
5 1 (1.35%) XSLT
5 1 (1.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Device Driver
1 9 (12.16%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.81%) Pocket PC
3 7 (9.46%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) STB
6 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.70%) DTV
6 2 (2.70%) MPEG
6 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.35%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.35%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.35%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.35%) EPoS
7 1 (1.35%) EMV
7 1 (1.35%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.49%) Linux
2 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Phone
3 8 (10.81%) Windows 8
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Phone 8
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Mobile
3 8 (10.81%) Windows CE
4 4 (5.41%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.70%) Android
5 2 (2.70%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.35%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.86%) Software Engineering
2 15 (20.27%) OO
2 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.86%) OOD
4 10 (13.51%) OOP
4 10 (13.51%) Scrum
5 9 (12.16%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (8.11%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.11%) UML
7 3 (4.05%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (4.05%) TDD
8 2 (2.70%) QMS
8 2 (2.70%) Quality Management
8 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.70%) DRM
8 2 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (1.35%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.35%) Coaching
9 1 (1.35%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C++
2 48 (64.86%) C
3 45 (60.81%) Embedded C
4 14 (18.92%) C#
5 10 (13.51%) Python
6 8 (10.81%) SQL
7 4 (5.41%) Java
8 3 (4.05%) Perl
9 2 (2.70%) Lua
9 2 (2.70%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.70%) VB
9 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) QNX
3 2 (2.70%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.35%) Atmel
4 1 (1.35%) Facebook
4 1 (1.35%) Google
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