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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C
UK / England
Rank 492 503 508
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 78 89 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 16
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £269 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 41 43
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £37.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
16489 18142 17601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.43% 38.97% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11353 12396 11970
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 481 386
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.60 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
East of England +14 38 £330 +18.79% 15
South East -12 15 £350 +3.70% 11
South West +15 12 £425 -
East Midlands +6 4 - - 4
London +9 3 £675 +147.70% 4
West Midlands +5 3 - - 4
North West - 2 - - 3
Embedded C
UK

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 153 (96.23%) C
2 107 (67.30%) Software Engineering
3 69 (43.40%) C++
4 58 (36.48%) Embedded C++
5 21 (13.21%) Degree
5 21 (13.21%) Linux
5 21 (13.21%) Python
5 21 (13.21%) C#
6 19 (11.95%) Bluetooth
6 19 (11.95%) Wireless
6 19 (11.95%) Firmware
6 19 (11.95%) Security Cleared
7 18 (11.32%) MISRA
8 17 (10.69%) Computer Science
8 17 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (9.43%) Electronics
9 15 (9.43%) Regression Testing
10 13 (8.18%) Automotive
11 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
11 11 (6.92%) Aerospace
12 10 (6.29%) Scrum
12 10 (6.29%) MATLAB
12 10 (6.29%) UML
12 10 (6.29%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (5.66%) Device Driver
14 8 (5.03%) ZigBee
14 8 (5.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 8 (5.03%) Embedded Linux
14 8 (5.03%) OO
14 8 (5.03%) MISRA C

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.26%) Apache Pig
1 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Simulink
2 1 (0.63%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.95%) Bluetooth
1 19 (11.95%) Wireless
2 8 (5.03%) ZigBee
3 7 (4.40%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (3.14%) HTTP
4 5 (3.14%) RFID
5 4 (2.52%) DVB
5 4 (2.52%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.89%) 802.15
6 3 (1.89%) AMQP
6 3 (1.89%) Internet
6 3 (1.89%) MQTT
7 2 (1.26%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.26%) LTE
7 2 (1.26%) RS-485
8 1 (0.63%) 3G
8 1 (0.63%) LAN
8 1 (0.63%) Node B
8 1 (0.63%) RS-232
8 1 (0.63%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.26%) Apache Hive
2 2 (1.26%) Big Data
2 2 (1.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.63%) MySQL
3 1 (0.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.14%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.63%) GCC
4 1 (0.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.63%) VectorCAST
General
1 15 (9.43%) Electronics
2 13 (8.18%) Automotive
3 11 (6.92%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.26%) Games
5 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.26%) Military
5 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 77 (48.43%) Embedded Engineer
1 77 (48.43%) Software Engineer
2 62 (38.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 39 (24.53%) Developer
4 33 (20.75%) Embedded C Engineer
5 28 (17.61%) Embedded Developer
6 26 (16.35%) C Software Engineer
7 23 (14.47%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 18 (11.32%) C Developer
8 18 (11.32%) Embedded C Developer
9 14 (8.81%) C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (7.55%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (6.92%) C++ Developer
11 11 (6.92%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 11 (6.92%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 9 (5.66%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
12 9 (5.66%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 9 (5.66%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 9 (5.66%) Firmware Engineer
13 7 (4.40%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) HTML
2 4 (2.52%) HTML5
2 4 (2.52%) Node.js
2 4 (2.52%) REST
3 3 (1.89%) .NET
3 3 (1.89%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.26%) EJB
4 2 (1.26%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.26%) J2EE
4 2 (1.26%) Java EE
4 2 (1.26%) Spring
4 2 (1.26%) STL
5 1 (0.63%) Ajax
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.63%) CSS
5 1 (0.63%) jQuery
5 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.29%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (5.66%) Device Driver
4 8 (5.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (3.14%) Digital TV
6 4 (2.52%) MPEG
6 4 (2.52%) STB
7 3 (1.89%) VHDL
8 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.26%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.63%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.63%) Life Science
9 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.63%) Robotics
9 1 (0.63%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.63%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.21%) Linux
2 8 (5.03%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (3.77%) Unix
4 5 (3.14%) Android
4 5 (3.14%) Nucleus RTOS
4 5 (3.14%) VxWorks
4 5 (3.14%) Windows
5 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.26%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.63%) HPUX
7 1 (0.63%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (67.30%) Software Engineering
2 17 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (9.43%) Regression Testing
4 10 (6.29%) Scrum
4 10 (6.29%) UML
5 8 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (5.03%) OO
6 7 (4.40%) Coaching
6 7 (4.40%) TDD
7 6 (3.77%) Multithreading
8 5 (3.14%) SDLC
9 4 (2.52%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (2.52%) Device Driver Development
9 4 (2.52%) Signal Processing
9 4 (2.52%) SOA
9 4 (2.52%) Software Architecture
9 4 (2.52%) User Stories
10 3 (1.89%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (1.89%) Software Testing
10 3 (1.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 153 (96.23%) C
2 69 (43.40%) C++
3 58 (36.48%) Embedded C++
4 21 (13.21%) C#
4 21 (13.21%) Python
5 10 (6.29%) MATLAB
6 5 (3.14%) Assembly Language
6 5 (3.14%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.14%) Java
6 5 (3.14%) SQL
7 4 (2.52%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.89%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.26%) Ada
10 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (13.21%) Degree
2 19 (11.95%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.32%) MISRA
2 8 (5.03%) MISRA C
3 6 (3.77%) DO-178B
4 2 (1.26%) ISO26262
System Software
1 19 (11.95%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (2.52%) IBM
2 2 (1.26%) Atmel
2 2 (1.26%) EMC
2 2 (1.26%) Renesas
3 1 (0.63%) Altera
3 1 (0.63%) Freescale
3 1 (0.63%) HP
3 1 (0.63%) Intel
3 1 (0.63%) Motorola
3 1 (0.63%) Twitter
3 1 (0.63%) Xilinx
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