The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 61 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.93% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 2.96% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £278 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £315 £341
% change year-on-year
+34.92% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -4.34%
Embedded C
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
242 203 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.52% 31.52% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 110 158
Median daily rate £425 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £22.95 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £42.05 £41.50
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Embedded C
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Embedded C Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Embedded C
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) Simulink
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) MISRA C
3 1 (20.00%) MISRA

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Validation Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Validation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA C