The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 409 405 414
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 5 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.064% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.050% 0.15% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +40.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.90% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +6.66%
Embedded C
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9998 9823 10517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.46% 41.59% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7309 7031 7465
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 67 111
Average hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.47 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £51.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London - 1 £300 - 2
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) Embedded C++
3 7 (70.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
5 2 (20.00%) DirectX
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (10.00%) STB
6 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
6 1 (10.00%) DTV
6 1 (10.00%) DVB
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
6 1 (10.00%) GSM
6 1 (10.00%) POSIX
6 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Atmel

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) DVB
2 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (10.00%) GSM
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (20.00%) DirectX
2 1 (10.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) STB
2 1 (10.00%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Atmel
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