The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Embedded C/C++ Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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/C++ Engineer
Rank - 275 247
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.020% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.021% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7839 9408 8773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.76% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4757 5661 4851
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 441 462
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title.

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
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/C++ Engineer across the South East region.

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
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/C++ Engineer across the South East region.

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Embedded C/C++ Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) DVB
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) STB
2 3 (75.00%) UPnP
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DVB
1 3 (75.00%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (75.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree