The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Swindon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £305
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
158 63 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 35.59% 23.33% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 43 75
Average daily rate £338 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Average hourly rate £40.50 £24.96 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.25% -41.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £12.42 £38.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £37.50 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Embedded C++
Wiltshire

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Embedded C++
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) POSIX

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) 4G
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) POSIX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C