The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded C Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C Engineer
Rank - - 132
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -38.18%
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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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3065 2080 2958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.25% 92.98% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1994 1326 1735
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 163 249
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Embedded C Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded C Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded C Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Embedded C Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Embedded C Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Embedded C Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Embedded C Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Embedded C Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded C Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Coverity
2 1 (50.00%) Valgrind
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (50.00%) QNX
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Embedded C Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Embedded C Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded C Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) Valgrind
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) QNX
1 1 (50.00%) Coverity