The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Embedded C Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C Developer
Rank 614 636 629
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded C Developer 14 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.016% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.017% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Median daily rate £450 £290 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -12.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47474 52672 53743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31013 33568 33961
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1672 2047 2214
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Embedded C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Embedded C Developer in the job title.

Embedded C Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Embedded C Developer within the UK.

Embedded C Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Embedded C Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C Developer within the UK.

Embedded C Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Embedded C Developer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 14 £450 +55.17% 6
Cambridge +22 12 - - 4
East of England +20 12 - - 4
Cambridgeshire +18 12 - - 4
South East +26 2 £450 +60.71%
Hampshire +21 1 - -
Surrey +17 1 £450 +60.71%
Woking - 1 £450 -

Embedded C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Embedded C Developer 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 featuring Embedded C Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) C
2 18 (94.74%) Embedded C
3 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
4 11 (57.89%) Degree
5 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
5 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) MISRA C
7 2 (10.53%) MISRA
7 2 (10.53%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (10.53%) Node.js
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
7 2 (10.53%) DO-178B
7 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) STB
7 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) Python
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) MPEG

Embedded C Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (15.79%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) DVB
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) SNMP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) StarTeam
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
1 2 (10.53%) Military
2 1 (5.26%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) HTML5
1 2 (10.53%) Node.js
1 2 (10.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
2 2 (10.53%) Digital TV
2 2 (10.53%) MPEG
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (10.53%) STB
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
3 3 (15.79%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.26%) SysML
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C
2 18 (94.74%) Embedded C
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) DO-178B
1 2 (10.53%) MISRA
1 2 (10.53%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Coverity