The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank 534 517 477
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -40
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 19 29 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.063% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.16% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Average daily rate
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£368 £285 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.94% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £261 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £296 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £285 £320
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 60
Average hourly rate £36.50 £36.75 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.15 £32.35 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £38.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -11.76%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17921 17889 19187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.40% 38.60% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11701 11307 11661
Average daily rate £399 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 534 730
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £18.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 22 July 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++
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 22 July 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
East of England -23 10 £388 +35.96% 20
South East -14 3 £258 - 5
London +16 2 - - 9
West Midlands -11 2 £350 - 3
South West - 2 - - 10
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 41 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (73.17%) C
3 29 (70.73%) Embedded C
4 28 (68.29%) Software Engineering
5 26 (63.41%) Linux
6 15 (36.59%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
8 7 (17.07%) Windows
8 7 (17.07%) OO
9 6 (14.63%) Automotive
9 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
9 6 (14.63%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (12.20%) OOD
11 4 (9.76%) Java
11 4 (9.76%) Python
11 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
11 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
11 4 (9.76%) Subversion
11 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
12 3 (7.32%) XML
12 3 (7.32%) UNIX
12 3 (7.32%) UML
12 3 (7.32%) Firmware
12 3 (7.32%) VxWorks
12 3 (7.32%) QNX
12 3 (7.32%) Electronics
12 3 (7.32%) Scrum
12 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (4.88%) C#
13 2 (4.88%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) 3G
2 2 (4.88%) Wireless
2 2 (4.88%) 2G
2 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth
2 2 (4.88%) GSM
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.44%) LTE
3 1 (2.44%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Valgrind
2 2 (4.88%) GNU Toolchain
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 6 (14.63%) Automotive
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Software Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Embedded C Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) C Software Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Principle Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) C++ Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Radio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) XSLT
2 2 (4.88%) OpenGL
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) OpenCL
2 2 (4.88%) Renderscript
2 2 (4.88%) DirectCompute
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) STL
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
2 3 (7.32%) Firmware
3 2 (4.88%) GPGPU
3 2 (4.88%) CUDA
3 2 (4.88%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.44%) Pocket PC
4 1 (2.44%) Robotics
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Windows
4 3 (7.32%) UNIX
4 3 (7.32%) VxWorks
5 2 (4.88%) Android
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.44%) Windows CE
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.07%) OO
3 6 (14.63%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) OOD
5 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) UML
7 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.44%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.44%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.44%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.44%) OOP
8 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (73.17%) C
3 29 (70.73%) Embedded C
4 4 (9.76%) Python
4 4 (9.76%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) QNX
2 2 (4.88%) Coverity
3 1 (2.44%) Freescale
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) MKS
3 1 (2.44%) Green Hills
3 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
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