The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 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 Reading 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 55 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.23% - 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.79%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
249 310 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.82% 32.56% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 139 128
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.07 £20.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £30.95 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Embedded C
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Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Embedded C
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Embedded C Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Embedded C
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (100.00%) C
2 11 (91.67%) GDB
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) IPv4
5 5 (41.67%) IPv6
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) MPLS
6 4 (33.33%) OSPF
6 4 (33.33%) BGP
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (16.67%) UNIX
9 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (8.33%) Wireless
9 1 (8.33%) LTE

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) IPv4
1 5 (41.67%) IPv6
2 4 (33.33%) MPLS
2 4 (33.33%) OSPF
2 4 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) LTE
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) GDB
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Programmer
1 7 (58.33%) C Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C Programmer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) DSP Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
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