The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank - 150 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.027% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.085% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.20 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.50% +6.66%
Embedded C++
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1335 1173 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.09% 31.84% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 759 533
Median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 23
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £31.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.23 £46.09 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Embedded C++
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens