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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank 532 490 488
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -2
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 25 32 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.074% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.20% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Average daily rate £320 £288 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% -34.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £305
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 34
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.20 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19062 15930 19785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.12% 36.89% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12543 9991 11907
Average daily rate £375 £385 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 584 705
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.63 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Embedded C++
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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++
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -12 11 £320 - 27
East of England -28 9 £350 - 8
London -38 2 - - 3
West Midlands - 2 - - 3
South West -30 1 £310 +12.72% 11
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
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Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 71 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (61.97%) Software Engineering
3 42 (59.15%) C
4 41 (57.75%) Embedded C
5 34 (47.89%) Linux
6 18 (25.35%) Embedded Linux
7 17 (23.94%) Windows
8 15 (21.13%) Scrum
8 15 (21.13%) OOD
9 12 (16.90%) Automotive
10 11 (15.49%) OO
10 11 (15.49%) Windows CE
10 11 (15.49%) Subversion
11 10 (14.08%) UML
12 9 (12.68%) C#
13 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
13 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (11.27%) Multithreading
13 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
14 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
14 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
14 7 (9.86%) Pocket PC
14 7 (9.86%) PDA
14 7 (9.86%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (9.86%) JIRA
14 7 (9.86%) WCF
14 7 (9.86%) SQLite
14 7 (9.86%) Electronics
14 7 (9.86%) SQL
14 7 (9.86%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.45%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.23%) LTE
2 3 (4.23%) Wireless
3 2 (2.82%) 2G
3 2 (2.82%) WiMAX
3 2 (2.82%) Wireless Security
3 2 (2.82%) 3G
3 2 (2.82%) X.509
3 2 (2.82%) NAS
3 2 (2.82%) 4G
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
3 2 (2.82%) GSM
4 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
1 7 (9.86%) SQLite
2 2 (2.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Subversion
2 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
3 7 (9.86%) JIRA
4 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.82%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.41%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 12 (16.90%) Automotive
2 7 (9.86%) Electronics
3 5 (7.04%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Software Engineer
2 15 (21.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Developer
5 8 (11.27%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) C Software Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Mobile Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Embedded C Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) C++ Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) .NET
1 7 (9.86%) OpenGL
1 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
1 7 (9.86%) WCF
2 4 (5.63%) MFC
2 4 (5.63%) XML
2 4 (5.63%) OpenCL
2 4 (5.63%) Renderscript
2 4 (5.63%) DirectCompute
3 3 (4.23%) DirectX
4 2 (2.82%) Middleware
4 2 (2.82%) Qt
4 2 (2.82%) XSLT
4 2 (2.82%) POSIX
4 2 (2.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Pocket PC
1 7 (9.86%) PDA
1 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.45%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (8.45%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (5.63%) GPGPU
4 3 (4.23%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.82%) Physics
6 1 (1.41%) CUDA
6 1 (1.41%) Robotics
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.89%) Linux
2 18 (25.35%) Embedded Linux
3 17 (23.94%) Windows
4 11 (15.49%) Windows CE
5 7 (9.86%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (8.45%) Android
7 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.82%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.41%) ThreadX
8 1 (1.41%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.97%) Software Engineering
2 15 (21.13%) OOD
2 15 (21.13%) Scrum
3 11 (15.49%) OO
4 10 (14.08%) UML
5 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.27%) Multithreading
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (2.82%) 3D Programming
7 2 (2.82%) SysML
7 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.82%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.82%) OOP
7 2 (2.82%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (1.41%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.41%) Project Management
8 1 (1.41%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.41%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C++
2 42 (59.15%) C
3 41 (57.75%) Embedded C
4 9 (12.68%) C#
5 7 (9.86%) SQL
6 3 (4.23%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.41%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (2.82%) Siemens
1 2 (2.82%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (1.41%) Trillium
2 1 (1.41%) IBM
2 1 (1.41%) MKS
2 1 (1.41%) Perforce
2 1 (1.41%) Green Hills
2 1 (1.41%) Fujitsu
2 1 (1.41%) Freescale
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