The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 48 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.63% 0.45% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 0.85% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £48.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Embedded C
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
243 234 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.84% 52.35% 51.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 144 112
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £34.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Embedded C
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Embedded C across the Gloucestershire region.

Embedded C Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C across the Gloucestershire region.

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Cheltenham +1 1 - -
Embedded C
South West

Embedded C
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 4 (57.14%) Avionics
1 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
3 2 (28.57%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Serena
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Ada
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) Automotive

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Avionics
2 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Lead Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Integration Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Black-Box Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Ada
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Serena