The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded C Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C Software Engineer
Rank 627 608 580
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -28
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.008% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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
55134 51382 48884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 35199 31088 29037
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2028 1976 2121
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Embedded C Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Embedded C Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Embedded C Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Embedded C Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Embedded C Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Embedded C Software Engineer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 3 £340 -2.85% 2
East of England +7 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -8 2 - - 1
South East -32 1 £340 -2.85%
Fife - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £340 -

Embedded C Software Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) GPRS
3 2 (33.33%) PSTN
3 2 (33.33%) PPP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Avionics
4 1 (16.67%) DO-178B
4 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (16.67%) Green Hills
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OO

Embedded C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) GPRS
1 2 (33.33%) PSTN
1 2 (33.33%) PPP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Avionics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Green Hills
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter