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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 558 579 590
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +11
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 50 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.072% 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 10
Median daily rate £440 £330 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £309 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £397 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £328 £338
% change year-on-year
+34.35% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 22
Median hourly rate £42.25 £38.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £33.00 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £43.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.55%
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
19214 19539 19354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.81% 39.03% 37.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13322 13437 13370
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 503 394
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 6 December 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 West +21 20 £440 - 2
South East +13 14 £550 +66.66% 6
London - 5 £340 - 2
West Midlands -24 4 - - 1
East of England +1 3 - - 2
North West +3 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +8 1 - - 4
Embedded C++
UK

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 78 (100.00%) C++
2 64 (82.05%) C
3 56 (71.79%) Embedded C
4 50 (64.10%) Software Engineering
5 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (29.49%) Linux
7 16 (20.51%) Scrum
7 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
7 16 (20.51%) Windows
8 13 (16.67%) OO
9 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 12 (15.38%) UML
10 11 (14.10%) Firmware
11 10 (12.82%) Multithreading
12 9 (11.54%) Wireless
12 9 (11.54%) Electronics
13 7 (8.97%) TDD
13 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
13 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
13 7 (8.97%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (7.69%) Digital TV
14 6 (7.69%) DVB
14 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (7.69%) STB
14 6 (7.69%) 802.1X
14 6 (7.69%) Cross-Platform Development
15 5 (6.41%) Rational Rhapsody
15 5 (6.41%) MATLAB

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 5 (6.41%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Wireless
2 6 (7.69%) DVB
3 5 (6.41%) HTTP
3 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.13%) 802.15
4 4 (5.13%) ZigBee
5 3 (3.85%) AMQP
5 3 (3.85%) Bluetooth
5 3 (3.85%) MQTT
5 3 (3.85%) RFID
6 2 (2.56%) 802.11
6 2 (2.56%) DHCP
6 2 (2.56%) DLNA
6 2 (2.56%) DNS
6 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.56%) IGMP
6 2 (2.56%) IPv4
6 2 (2.56%) IPv6
6 2 (2.56%) PPP
6 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.41%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (11.54%) Electronics
2 5 (6.41%) Automotive
3 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (43.59%) Software Engineer
2 29 (37.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 23 (29.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (24.36%) Developer
5 18 (23.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 17 (21.79%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (16.67%) C++ Developer
7 13 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (14.10%) C Software Engineer
8 11 (14.10%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (12.82%) Embedded C Engineer
9 10 (12.82%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 8 (10.26%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 8 (10.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 8 (10.26%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (10.26%) Embedded Developer
11 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
12 5 (6.41%) Embedded Linux Engineer
12 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
13 4 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 5 (6.41%) HTML
3 4 (5.13%) HTML5
3 4 (5.13%) Node.js
3 4 (5.13%) REST
4 2 (2.56%) OpenEmbedded
4 2 (2.56%) OpenGL
4 2 (2.56%) WebKit
4 2 (2.56%) Yocto
5 1 (1.28%) .NET
5 1 (1.28%) Ajax
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.28%) CSS
5 1 (1.28%) jQuery
5 1 (1.28%) Qt
5 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.69%) Digital TV
2 6 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (7.69%) STB
3 4 (5.13%) MPEG
4 3 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.56%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.56%) VHDL
6 1 (1.28%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.28%) Contactless
6 1 (1.28%) Fintech
6 1 (1.28%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Linux
2 16 (20.51%) Windows
3 6 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) HPUX
4 1 (1.28%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (1.28%) Unix
4 1 (1.28%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.28%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.10%) Software Engineering
2 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.51%) Scrum
4 13 (16.67%) OO
5 12 (15.38%) UML
6 10 (12.82%) Multithreading
7 7 (8.97%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (8.97%) TDD
8 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.69%) Cross-Platform Development
9 4 (5.13%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (5.13%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.13%) SOA
9 4 (5.13%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.85%) Test Strategy
11 2 (2.56%) Exploratory Testing
11 2 (2.56%) Schematic Capture
11 2 (2.56%) SDLC
11 2 (2.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C++
2 64 (82.05%) C
3 56 (71.79%) Embedded C
4 5 (6.41%) MATLAB
4 5 (6.41%) SQL
5 4 (5.13%) Python
6 3 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.28%) Ada
8 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.28%) Java
8 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.28%) Perl
8 1 (1.28%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) MISRA
2 1 (1.28%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.28%) JTAG
2 1 (1.28%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) IBM
2 2 (2.56%) CA
2 2 (2.56%) Conax
2 2 (2.56%) Intel
2 2 (2.56%) Nagra
2 2 (2.56%) Verimatrix
3 1 (1.28%) EMC
3 1 (1.28%) HP
3 1 (1.28%) Motorola
3 1 (1.28%) Renesas