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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++
Rank 130 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.064% - 0.078%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£270 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.92% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1089 942 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.63% 35.29% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 549 556
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 43
Average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £25.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +29.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £16.60 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.80 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C++ across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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++
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
Manchester - 2 £270 - 5
Cheshire - - - - 1
Embedded C++
England

Embedded C++
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (25.00%) GSM
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) GSM
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) GUI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Rate: £250 - £320
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Rate: £250 - £300 Daily Rate
Posted: 16 days ago