The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 237 250 252
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 14 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.46% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £550 £330 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -8.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £328 £338
% change year-on-year
+34.35% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 11
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £35.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.70 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.55%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2659 3231 3200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.79% 34.36% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1568 1976 1880
Median daily rate £400 £380 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 147 105
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £17.35 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded C++ across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £350 -
Surrey - 3 - -
West Sussex +8 1 £365 - 1
Embedded C++
England

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (80.77%) C
3 17 (65.38%) Embedded C
4 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
5 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (50.00%) Scrum
7 9 (34.62%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) Linux
8 8 (30.77%) Multithreading
9 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
10 6 (23.08%) Cross-Platform Development
11 5 (19.23%) Wireless
11 5 (19.23%) Firmware
11 5 (19.23%) Automotive
12 4 (15.38%) TDD
12 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
12 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (11.54%) Degree
13 3 (11.54%) ZigBee
13 3 (11.54%) 802.15
13 3 (11.54%) HTTP
13 3 (11.54%) RFID
13 3 (11.54%) C#
13 3 (11.54%) Bluetooth
13 3 (11.54%) HTML
13 3 (11.54%) 802.1X
14 2 (7.69%) Schematic Capture
14 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
14 2 (7.69%) HTML5
14 2 (7.69%) NoSQL

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Wireless
2 3 (11.54%) 802.15
2 3 (11.54%) Bluetooth
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) RFID
2 3 (11.54%) ZigBee
3 2 (7.69%) DVB
3 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.85%) 3G
4 1 (3.85%) 4G
4 1 (3.85%) AMQP
4 1 (3.85%) LTE
4 1 (3.85%) MQTT
4 1 (3.85%) Node B
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (19.23%) Automotive
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) C++ Developer
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
1 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Team Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) 802.1X
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) HTML5
2 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Ajax
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Digital TV
2 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (7.69%) MPEG
2 2 (7.69%) STB
2 2 (7.69%) VHDL
3 1 (3.85%) Contactless
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 6 (23.08%) Cross-Platform Development
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Schematic Capture
7 2 (7.69%) SOA
7 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) Coaching
8 1 (3.85%) MVC
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (80.77%) C
3 17 (65.38%) Embedded C
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Firmware