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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 249 258 251
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 20 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.14% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.39% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 2
Median daily rate £375 £400 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +55.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £271 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £408 £284
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £39.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.49% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
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
3166 3346 2903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.68% 34.98% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1969 2106 1583
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 89 97
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £16.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Surrey +7 11 £375 +18.11%
Berkshire -3 4 £345 +43.75% 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £340 -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
3 19 (61.29%) Linux
4 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (54.84%) C
6 15 (48.39%) Windows
7 14 (45.16%) Scrum
7 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
8 13 (41.94%) Embedded C
9 9 (29.03%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (25.81%) DVB
11 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
11 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
11 7 (22.58%) TDD
11 7 (22.58%) STB
11 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
12 6 (19.35%) Degree
13 5 (16.13%) UPnP
13 5 (16.13%) Project Management
13 5 (16.13%) ClearCase
13 5 (16.13%) Cross-Platform Development
13 5 (16.13%) Defect Tracking
13 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
14 3 (9.68%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (9.68%) Automotive
14 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
14 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
15 2 (6.45%) Fintech
15 2 (6.45%) DO-178B

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 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DVB
2 5 (16.13%) UPnP
3 2 (6.45%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.23%) GPRS
4 1 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) VLAN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) ClearCase
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) C++ Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Embedded Developer
3 7 (22.58%) C Developer
3 7 (22.58%) C/C++ Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded C Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 9 (29.03%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (22.58%) STB
4 2 (6.45%) Contactless
4 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
4 2 (6.45%) Fintech
5 1 (3.23%) Digital TV
5 1 (3.23%) MPEG
5 1 (3.23%) Smart Energy
5 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
6 5 (16.13%) Cross-Platform Development
6 5 (16.13%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Exploratory Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Case Management
9 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
9 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Stress Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (54.84%) C
3 13 (41.94%) Embedded C
4 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) DO-178B
1 2 (6.45%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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