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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 539 551 526
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 42 34 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.073% 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 11
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £273 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £385 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 20
Average hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.55 £32.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £44.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
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
17933 17670 17036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.58% 37.97% 37.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12294 11854 10829
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 402 462
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.85 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 17 £340 -11.97% 11
East of England +7 12 - - 8
South West -5 4 - - 3
Yorkshire - 3 - -
London -8 2 £420 +16.66% 2
North West -9 2 £310 +14.81% 2
West Midlands - 1 - - 8
Embedded C++
UK

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 77 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (79.22%) C
3 54 (70.13%) Embedded C
4 42 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 31 (40.26%) Linux
6 16 (20.78%) Qt
7 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
8 13 (16.88%) Software Architecture
9 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
9 12 (15.58%) Scrum
9 12 (15.58%) Electronics
10 11 (14.29%) SQL
10 11 (14.29%) SOA
11 10 (12.99%) STB
11 10 (12.99%) QML
12 9 (11.69%) Firmware
12 9 (11.69%) Device Driver
13 8 (10.39%) Wireless
13 8 (10.39%) DTV
13 8 (10.39%) DVB
14 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
15 6 (7.79%) Bluetooth
15 6 (7.79%) HTML
15 6 (7.79%) Mechatronics
15 6 (7.79%) ZigBee
15 6 (7.79%) HTML5
15 6 (7.79%) Degree
15 6 (7.79%) Modbus

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (3.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Simulink
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) DVB
1 8 (10.39%) Wireless
2 6 (7.79%) Bluetooth
2 6 (7.79%) Modbus
2 6 (7.79%) ZigBee
3 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.90%) HTTP
5 2 (2.60%) Broadband
5 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.60%) GPRS
6 1 (1.30%) SSL
6 1 (1.30%) UPnP
6 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.19%) LabVIEW
3 3 (3.90%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.30%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.30%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.58%) Electronics
2 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.60%) Military
5 1 (1.30%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Software Engineer
2 31 (40.26%) Developer
3 29 (37.66%) Embedded Engineer
4 25 (32.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 24 (31.17%) Embedded Developer
6 19 (24.68%) Software Developer
7 16 (20.78%) Embedded Software Developer
8 15 (19.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 14 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (16.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 11 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
11 11 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (12.99%) C Software Engineer
12 10 (12.99%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (12.99%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
13 8 (10.39%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
13 8 (10.39%) Embedded C Software Engineer
13 8 (10.39%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
14 5 (6.49%) C++ Developer
15 4 (5.19%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) Qt
2 10 (12.99%) QML
3 6 (7.79%) HTML
3 6 (7.79%) HTML5
4 3 (3.90%) CSS
4 3 (3.90%) DOM
4 3 (3.90%) Ember.js
4 3 (3.90%) GStreamer
4 3 (3.90%) Middleware
4 3 (3.90%) OpenGL
4 3 (3.90%) OpenGL ES
4 3 (3.90%) REST
4 3 (3.90%) WebKit
5 1 (1.30%) .NET
5 1 (1.30%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) STB
2 9 (11.69%) Device Driver
3 8 (10.39%) DTV
4 6 (7.79%) Mechatronics
5 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (5.19%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.90%) IPTV
7 3 (3.90%) MHEG
7 3 (3.90%) MPEG
8 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.60%) CPLD
8 2 (2.60%) Handset
8 2 (2.60%) Verilog
8 2 (2.60%) VHDL
9 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.30%) Cybercrime
9 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.30%) Home Automation
9 1 (1.30%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.26%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.19%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) ThreadX
4 2 (2.60%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.88%) Software Architecture
4 12 (15.58%) Scrum
5 11 (14.29%) SOA
6 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.19%) TDD
7 4 (5.19%) Video Processing
8 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.90%) DRM
8 3 (3.90%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.90%) Multithreading
8 3 (3.90%) Signal Processing
8 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.90%) User Stories
9 2 (2.60%) Change Management
9 2 (2.60%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (2.60%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (2.60%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (79.22%) C
3 54 (70.13%) Embedded C
4 11 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (5.19%) C#
5 4 (5.19%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.90%) Assembly Language
6 3 (3.90%) Java
7 2 (2.60%) Python
8 1 (1.30%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) DO-254
1 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.30%) JTAG
2 1 (1.30%) MISRA
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (3.90%) Google
2 2 (2.60%) Altera
2 2 (2.60%) Perforce
2 2 (2.60%) Xilinx
3 1 (1.30%) Siemens
Crawley
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £45 - £52 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £42.00 - 46.20 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £35 - 45 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago