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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 247 266 237
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -29
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 10 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.33% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £550 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £39.50 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
3037 3370 3037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 36.30% 33.94% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1898 2134 1703
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 £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 120 112
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £19.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Berkshire +1 4 - -
Surrey +9 3 £300 -5.51%
Embedded C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 21 (67.74%) C
3 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
4 17 (54.84%) Embedded C
5 15 (48.39%) Linux
6 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (38.71%) Scrum
7 12 (38.71%) Windows
7 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
8 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
8 7 (22.58%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (19.35%) Degree
9 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
9 6 (19.35%) Automotive
9 6 (19.35%) STB
9 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
9 6 (19.35%) DVB
10 5 (16.13%) Cross-Platform Development
10 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
11 4 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
11 4 (12.90%) UPnP
11 4 (12.90%) Project Management
11 4 (12.90%) ClearCase
12 3 (9.68%) Wireless
12 3 (9.68%) TDD
12 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
12 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (9.68%) MISRA
13 2 (6.45%) Contactless

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
1 1 (3.23%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) DVB
2 4 (12.90%) UPnP
3 3 (9.68%) Wireless
4 2 (6.45%) HTTP
4 2 (6.45%) ZigBee
5 1 (3.23%) 3G
5 1 (3.23%) 4G
5 1 (3.23%) AMQP
5 1 (3.23%) GPRS
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) LTE
5 1 (3.23%) MQTT
5 1 (3.23%) Node B
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) ClearCase
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (19.35%) Automotive
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) C++ Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) C Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C/C++ Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Ajax
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (19.35%) STB
4 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Contactless
5 2 (6.45%) Fintech
6 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.23%) Digital TV
6 1 (3.23%) MPEG
6 1 (3.23%) Smart Energy
6 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
5 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.13%) Cross-Platform Development
7 4 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.68%) TDD
9 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Exploratory Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Case Management
10 1 (3.23%) Coaching
10 1 (3.23%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
10 1 (3.23%) System Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.23%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (67.74%) C
3 17 (54.84%) Embedded C
4 2 (6.45%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
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 3 (9.68%) MISRA
2 2 (6.45%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft