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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 46 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.52% 0.39% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 0.79% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £300 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £323 £345
% change year-on-year
+31.78% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £38.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
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
239 253 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 54.69% 49.90% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 127 154
Median daily rate £413 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £56.53 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 4 £340 -
Embedded C
South West

Embedded C
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 14 (100.00%) C
2 13 (92.86%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
3 12 (85.71%) Embedded C++
4 7 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) UML
7 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) DO-178B
8 2 (14.29%) Renesas
8 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (14.29%) Firmware
8 2 (14.29%) EMC
9 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
9 1 (7.14%) Motorola
9 1 (7.14%) Smartcard
9 1 (7.14%) Ada
9 1 (7.14%) LAN
9 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 1 (7.14%) RS-485

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) RS-485
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Software Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (21.43%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C
2 13 (92.86%) C++
3 12 (85.71%) Embedded C++
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Ada
5 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) EMC
1 2 (14.29%) Renesas
2 1 (7.14%) Motorola