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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank 540 519 526
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 40 43 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £263 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £312 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 30
Average hourly rate £40.75 £36.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £33.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £40.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% +5.00%
Embedded C++
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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
19162 18977 20042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.85% 39.44% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12618 12345 12002
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
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 382 496 691
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.18 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
South East -14 14 £320 +29.29% 28
West Midlands -7 9 £350 -
East of England -32 8 £375 +40.18% 16
South West -30 6 - - 11
Yorkshire 0 1 £290 - 5
East Midlands - - - - 2
London - - - -
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Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 61 (100.00%) C++
2 42 (68.85%) C
3 41 (67.21%) Embedded C
3 41 (67.21%) Software Engineering
4 30 (49.18%) Linux
5 18 (29.51%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (24.59%) Device Driver
7 13 (21.31%) Windows
7 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (19.67%) OO
8 12 (19.67%) C#
9 11 (18.03%) Subversion
10 9 (14.75%) JIRA
10 9 (14.75%) Web Services
10 9 (14.75%) Python
10 9 (14.75%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (14.75%) Mobile App
11 8 (13.11%) Windows Phone
11 8 (13.11%) Windows 8
11 8 (13.11%) Windows Phone 8
11 8 (13.11%) OOD
11 8 (13.11%) SQL
11 8 (13.11%) .NET
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
11 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
11 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
11 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.11%) Windows CE
11 8 (13.11%) Pocket PC
11 8 (13.11%) Windows Mobile

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.84%) Wireless
2 6 (9.84%) 3G
3 5 (8.20%) ZigBee
3 5 (8.20%) Bluetooth
4 4 (6.56%) 2G
4 4 (6.56%) Ethernet
4 4 (6.56%) LTE
4 4 (6.56%) WiMAX
5 3 (4.92%) GSM
5 3 (4.92%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.28%) HTTP
6 2 (3.28%) DVB
6 2 (3.28%) UPnP
7 1 (1.64%) NFC
7 1 (1.64%) FTP
7 1 (1.64%) SMTP
7 1 (1.64%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Subversion
2 9 (14.75%) JIRA
3 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.56%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.28%) Valgrind
5 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.28%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.64%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (1.64%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (11.48%) Electronics
2 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Software Engineer
2 17 (27.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Principle Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.92%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) Web Services
2 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) WCF
3 3 (4.92%) wxWidgets
4 2 (3.28%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) XSLT
4 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) JSON
5 1 (1.64%) Qt
5 1 (1.64%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) WPF
5 1 (1.64%) STL
5 1 (1.64%) Flash
5 1 (1.64%) POSIX
5 1 (1.64%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.64%) Middleware
5 1 (1.64%) OpenCL
5 1 (1.64%) Renderscript
5 1 (1.64%) DirectCompute
5 1 (1.64%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Device Driver
2 9 (14.75%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.11%) Pocket PC
4 7 (11.48%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.28%) STB
7 1 (1.64%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.64%) Physics
7 1 (1.64%) CUDA
7 1 (1.64%) GPGPU
7 1 (1.64%) DTV
7 1 (1.64%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.64%) EPoS
7 1 (1.64%) EMV
7 1 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Linux
2 18 (29.51%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (21.31%) Windows
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Phone
4 8 (13.11%) Windows 8
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Phone 8
4 8 (13.11%) Windows CE
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (6.56%) VxWorks
6 2 (3.28%) UNIX
6 2 (3.28%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.64%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (67.21%) Software Engineering
2 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.67%) OO
4 9 (14.75%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (13.11%) OOD
5 8 (13.11%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) UML
7 5 (8.20%) OOP
8 2 (3.28%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.28%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (1.64%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.64%) TDD
9 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.64%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.64%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.64%) Manual Testing
9 1 (1.64%) QMS
9 1 (1.64%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C++
2 42 (68.85%) C
3 41 (67.21%) Embedded C
4 12 (19.67%) C#
5 9 (14.75%) Python
6 8 (13.11%) SQL
7 5 (8.20%) Java
8 4 (6.56%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.64%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 14443
2 1 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) QNX
3 2 (3.28%) Coverity
3 2 (3.28%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.64%) Google
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