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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 46 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 4 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.14% 1.08% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 2.16% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.45% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £42.10 £34.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%

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
167 231 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.58% 50.00% 51.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 108 178
Median daily rate £425 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £27.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 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
Cheltenham +8 2 - -
Embedded C
South West

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 15 (100.00%) C
2 13 (86.67%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (73.33%) Embedded C++
4 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) OO
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Python
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 3 (20.00%) UML
8 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (20.00%) Firmware
8 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
9 2 (13.33%) Big Data
9 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
9 2 (13.33%) Renesas
9 2 (13.33%) User Stories
9 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (13.33%) Coaching
9 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
9 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
9 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
9 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
9 2 (13.33%) DO-178B
9 2 (13.33%) Android
9 2 (13.33%) Spring
9 2 (13.33%) Java EE

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) RS-485
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) EJB
1 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) Java EE
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
1 2 (13.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
1 1 (6.67%) Verilog
1 1 (6.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
5 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) FPGA Design
6 1 (6.67%) Image Processing
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
2 13 (86.67%) C++
3 11 (73.33%) Embedded C++
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.67%) Ada
6 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) EMC
1 2 (13.33%) Renesas
2 1 (6.67%) Altera
2 1 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (6.67%) Freescale
2 1 (6.67%) Motorola
2 1 (6.67%) Wind River
2 1 (6.67%) Xilinx