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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 45 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 5 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.05% - 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.39% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
209 109 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.09% 43.60% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 61 94
Average daily rate £405 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £200 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -18.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £12.75 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.90 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Cheltenham - 4 - -
Embedded C
South West

Embedded C
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (100.00%) C
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (75.00%) DO-178B
4 8 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (41.67%) Aerospace
6 4 (33.33%) Avionics
6 4 (33.33%) Wind River
7 3 (25.00%) Serena
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) C++
9 1 (8.33%) Java
9 1 (8.33%) OO
9 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
9 1 (8.33%) Automotive
9 1 (8.33%) Electronics
9 1 (8.33%) Degree
9 1 (8.33%) Change Control
9 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (8.33%) Coaching

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (41.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (33.33%) Avionics
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (8.33%) C Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Wind River
2 3 (25.00%) Serena