The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank 142 109 119
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +10
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 6 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 1.10% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £35.50 £32.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.70 £36.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.57% +10.14%
Embedded C++
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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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1224 821 1071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.87% 34.88% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 522 582
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £407 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 67 90
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.01 £19.72 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C++ across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded C++
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++ across the South West region.

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Embedded C++
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++ across the South West region.

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 2 £350 - 2
Gloucestershire - - - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Embedded C++ also 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 that cited Embedded C++.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) C
3 8 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) OOP
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Electronics
5 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
5 3 (25.00%) wxWidgets
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) GoogleTest
6 2 (16.67%) Firmware
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
7 1 (8.33%) MPEG
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) Perl
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Refactoring

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Embedded C++ also 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 that cited Embedded C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) DVB
1 1 (8.33%) DLNA
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) GoogleTest
2 1 (8.33%) CppUnit
General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) wxWidgets
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) MPEG
2 1 (8.33%) DTV
2 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
4 1 (8.33%) DRM
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) C
3 8 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Atmel
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