The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 91 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.58% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.22% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate - £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Embedded C
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
501 490 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.58% 34.31% 37.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 312 256
Average daily rate £420 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 26
Average hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +112.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.60 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £57.40 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Embedded C
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded C Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +15 5 - -
Embedded C
South East

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) STB
2 5 (41.67%) DVB
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 3 (25.00%) DTV
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) MPEG
4 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 2 (16.67%) Assembly Language
5 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 2 (16.67%) Simulink

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DVB
2 3 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) RS-232
3 2 (16.67%) UPnP
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) C Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
1 3 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) STB
2 3 (25.00%) DTV
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (25.00%) MPEG
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (16.67%) Streaming Video
4 1 (8.33%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) MISRA
1 2 (16.67%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Freescale
1 2 (16.67%) VeriFone
2 1 (8.33%) Hyperion