The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank 410 384 410
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 2 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.023% 0.046%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.020% 0.057% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £400 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £305
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9782 8774 10499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.43% 40.61% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7143 6354 7145
Average daily rate £425 £450 £434
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 100 118
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £48.56 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Embedded C++
England

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C++ across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in London

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in London

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in London

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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.

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Last Year
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Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Embedded C
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) GPGPU
4 4 (40.00%) OpenCL
4 4 (40.00%) Renderscript
4 4 (40.00%) DirectCompute
4 4 (40.00%) Android
4 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
4 4 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (30.00%) DirectX
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) OOD
6 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (10.00%) LTE
7 1 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) UNIX
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (10.00%) CUDA
7 1 (10.00%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
7 1 (10.00%) Perforce
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Subversion
7 1 (10.00%) Trillium
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) GNU Toolchain
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) OpenCL
1 4 (40.00%) Renderscript
1 4 (40.00%) DirectCompute
1 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (30.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) GPGPU
1 4 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (10.00%) CUDA
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Embedded C
2 7 (70.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Perforce
1 1 (10.00%) Trillium