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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 553 563 518
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -45
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 68 75 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.38% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 31
Median daily rate £340 £339 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.36% -12.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £409 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £339 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 16
Median hourly rate £43.50 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £37.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.21% -5.62%
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
19914 19821 18450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.00% 38.33% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13803 13539 12014
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 408 389
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £19.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 East +12 23 £345 -13.75% 6
East of England +11 14 £300 - 6
South West +7 10 - - 9
East Midlands +4 5 - - 5
London -2 5 £340 -2.85% 2
Yorkshire +1 4 - - 3
North West +1 3 £300 - 6
West Midlands -26 3 - - 3
Embedded C
UK

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 164 (98.20%) C
2 114 (68.26%) Software Engineering
3 63 (37.72%) C++
4 49 (29.34%) Linux
5 44 (26.35%) Embedded C++
6 38 (22.75%) Wireless
7 33 (19.76%) Telecoms
8 26 (15.57%) Automotive
9 23 (13.77%) MISRA
10 22 (13.17%) Multithreading
10 22 (13.17%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (12.57%) Electronics
11 21 (12.57%) ClearCase
12 20 (11.98%) Embedded Software Development
13 19 (11.38%) LTE
14 17 (10.18%) STB
14 17 (10.18%) Embedded Systems
15 16 (9.58%) VHDL
16 15 (8.98%) Bluetooth
17 14 (8.38%) TDD
17 14 (8.38%) Embedded Linux
18 13 (7.78%) Device Driver
18 13 (7.78%) Digital TV
19 12 (7.19%) Aerospace
19 12 (7.19%) Scrum
19 12 (7.19%) Degree
20 11 (6.59%) Assembly Language
20 11 (6.59%) DO-178B
21 10 (5.99%) 3G
21 10 (5.99%) DVB

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 10 (5.99%) Simulink
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.60%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 38 (22.75%) Wireless
2 19 (11.38%) LTE
3 15 (8.98%) Bluetooth
4 10 (5.99%) 3G
4 10 (5.99%) DVB
5 8 (4.79%) 3GPP
5 8 (4.79%) Ethernet
5 8 (4.79%) PPP
6 7 (4.19%) Modbus
6 7 (4.19%) RS-232
7 6 (3.59%) Broadband
8 5 (2.99%) ZigBee
9 4 (2.40%) UPnP
9 4 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.80%) HTTP
11 2 (1.20%) Internet
11 2 (1.20%) RS-422
11 2 (1.20%) RS-485
12 1 (0.60%) 4G
12 1 (0.60%) Node B
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.80%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (12.57%) ClearCase
2 7 (4.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.80%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.80%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (1.80%) Subversion
3 3 (1.80%) VectorCAST
3 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.20%) Hudson
4 2 (1.20%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (19.76%) Telecoms
2 26 (15.57%) Automotive
3 21 (12.57%) Electronics
4 12 (7.19%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.99%) Avionics
6 1 (0.60%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.60%) Finance
6 1 (0.60%) French Language
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Military
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (56.89%) Software Engineer
2 91 (54.49%) Embedded Engineer
3 73 (43.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 28 (16.77%) Developer
5 26 (15.57%) Embedded C Engineer
6 25 (14.97%) Embedded Developer
7 18 (10.78%) C Software Engineer
7 18 (10.78%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 16 (9.58%) VHDL Engineer
9 15 (8.98%) Software Developer
10 13 (7.78%) Embedded Software Developer
11 12 (7.19%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 10 (5.99%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
13 8 (4.79%) C Developer
13 8 (4.79%) C++ Developer
13 8 (4.79%) C++ Software Engineer
13 8 (4.79%) Embedded C Developer
13 8 (4.79%) Embedded C++ Developer
14 7 (4.19%) C/C++ Developer
14 7 (4.19%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.79%) Middleware
2 3 (1.80%) .NET
2 3 (1.80%) HTML
2 3 (1.80%) HTML5
2 3 (1.80%) Node.js
2 3 (1.80%) REST
3 2 (1.20%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.60%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.60%) NumPy
4 1 (0.60%) OpenCL
4 1 (0.60%) Qt
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.60%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.18%) Embedded Systems
1 17 (10.18%) STB
2 16 (9.58%) VHDL
3 13 (7.78%) Device Driver
3 13 (7.78%) Digital TV
4 9 (5.39%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.59%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.40%) MPEG
8 2 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.20%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.60%) Robotics
9 1 (0.60%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.60%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 49 (29.34%) Linux
2 14 (8.38%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (2.99%) VxWorks
4 4 (2.40%) Windows
5 2 (1.20%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.60%) pSOS
6 1 (0.60%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (68.26%) Software Engineering
2 22 (13.17%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.17%) Multithreading
3 20 (11.98%) Embedded Software Development
4 14 (8.38%) TDD
5 12 (7.19%) Scrum
6 7 (4.19%) Project Management
7 6 (3.59%) Change Management
7 6 (3.59%) Configuration Management
8 5 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (2.99%) UML
9 4 (2.40%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (2.40%) Integration Testing
9 4 (2.40%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.40%) Refactoring
9 4 (2.40%) Software Testing
9 4 (2.40%) Test Scripting
10 3 (1.80%) OO
10 3 (1.80%) SOA
10 3 (1.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 164 (98.20%) C
2 63 (37.72%) C++
3 44 (26.35%) Embedded C++
4 11 (6.59%) Assembly Language
5 9 (5.39%) MATLAB
6 8 (4.79%) C#
7 7 (4.19%) Python
8 3 (1.80%) Ada
8 3 (1.80%) SQL
9 2 (1.20%) ANSI C
10 1 (0.60%) Ada 83
10 1 (0.60%) Ada 95
10 1 (0.60%) Java
10 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.60%) Perl
10 1 (0.60%) Ruby
10 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.60%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (7.19%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.77%) MISRA
2 11 (6.59%) DO-178B
3 6 (3.59%) MISRA C
4 5 (2.99%) ISO 9001
5 4 (2.40%) ISO26262
6 2 (1.20%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.60%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.60%) HL7
7 1 (0.60%) ISO13485
System Software
1 7 (4.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (3.59%) Perforce
2 4 (2.40%) Freescale
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.60%) Atmel
4 1 (0.60%) Lauterbach
4 1 (0.60%) Serena
4 1 (0.60%) Wind River
South West England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £1 - £1000 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago