The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C++
UK
Rank 562 572 581
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 34 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.090% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 9
Median daily rate £358 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £406 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.01% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.05 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £37.50 £35.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.55 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.05 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18433 19551 19825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.65% 38.23% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12670 13272 13053
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 482 421
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £18.05 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Embedded C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Trend

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

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Embedded C++
Top 30 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++ within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +30 31 £370 +8.82% 31
South West +14 12 £440 - 6
South East +6 10 £365 +7.35% 7
Gloucestershire +4 7 £440 - 1
East of England -8 5 - - 5
Somerset - 5 - -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Brighton - 4 - -
Bath - 4 - -
Surrey +14 3 £375 - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 3 - - 4
Staines 0 3 £375 -
Cambridge - 3 - - 4
Scotland - 3 £323 -
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Berkshire +20 1 £350 - 1
Crawley +12 1 £365 -
Tewkesbury +5 1 - -
London +5 1 £1,000 +138.09% 3
West Midlands +4 1 - - 1
Stevenage -5 1 - -
Hertfordshire -8 1 - -
West Sussex -12 1 £365 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Dunfermline - 1 £320 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Inverness - 1 £325 -

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 79 (100.00%) C++
2 63 (79.75%) C
3 60 (75.95%) Embedded C
4 46 (58.23%) Software Engineering
5 29 (36.71%) Linux
6 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
8 14 (17.72%) Firmware
8 14 (17.72%) OO
8 14 (17.72%) Python
9 12 (15.19%) UML
9 12 (15.19%) Embedded Linux
9 12 (15.19%) SC Cleared
10 9 (11.39%) Scrum
10 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
10 9 (11.39%) Electronics
11 7 (8.86%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (8.86%) Windows
11 7 (8.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (7.59%) STB
12 6 (7.59%) Wireless
12 6 (7.59%) Automotive
12 6 (7.59%) DVB
12 6 (7.59%) MATLAB
13 5 (6.33%) Digital TV
13 5 (6.33%) C#
13 5 (6.33%) SQL
13 5 (6.33%) SDLC
13 5 (6.33%) Rational Rhapsody
14 4 (5.06%) Embedded Systems

Embedded C++
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:

Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.59%) DVB
2 6 (7.59%) Wireless
3 4 (5.06%) HTTP
3 4 (5.06%) ZigBee
4 3 (3.80%) 802.15
4 3 (3.80%) Bluetooth
4 3 (3.80%) RFID
5 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.53%) RS-485
5 2 (2.53%) UPnP
6 1 (1.27%) 802.11
6 1 (1.27%) DECT
6 1 (1.27%) DHCP
6 1 (1.27%) DLNA
6 1 (1.27%) IGMP
6 1 (1.27%) LAN
6 1 (1.27%) PPP
6 1 (1.27%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.53%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.39%) Electronics
2 6 (7.59%) Automotive
3 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Software Engineer
2 33 (41.77%) Embedded Engineer
3 29 (36.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 21 (26.58%) Developer
5 19 (24.05%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 18 (22.78%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (20.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (18.99%) C++ Developer
9 12 (15.19%) Embedded C Engineer
9 12 (15.19%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 11 (13.92%) C Software Engineer
10 11 (13.92%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (11.39%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 9 (11.39%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 9 (11.39%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (11.39%) Embedded Developer
12 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
13 6 (7.59%) Embedded Linux Engineer
13 6 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
14 5 (6.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) 802.1X
1 4 (5.06%) HTML
1 4 (5.06%) HTML5
1 4 (5.06%) Node.js
1 4 (5.06%) REST
2 2 (2.53%) Qt
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) GStreamer
3 1 (1.27%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (1.27%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.27%) WebKit
3 1 (1.27%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (7.59%) STB
3 5 (6.33%) Digital TV
4 4 (5.06%) Device Driver
4 4 (5.06%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.06%) MPEG
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) VHDL
6 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.53%) Robotics
7 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.27%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.27%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Linux
2 12 (15.19%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (8.86%) Windows
4 4 (5.06%) Android
5 2 (2.53%) OpenWrt
6 1 (1.27%) HPUX
6 1 (1.27%) Unix
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Software Engineering
2 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.72%) OO
4 12 (15.19%) UML
5 9 (11.39%) Scrum
6 7 (8.86%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (6.33%) SDLC
8 4 (5.06%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.06%) Multithreading
8 4 (5.06%) SOA
8 4 (5.06%) Software Architecture
8 4 (5.06%) TDD
9 3 (3.80%) Test Strategy
10 2 (2.53%) Device Driver Development
10 2 (2.53%) Image Processing
10 2 (2.53%) Kanban
10 2 (2.53%) Schematic Capture
10 2 (2.53%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (2.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C++
2 63 (79.75%) C
3 60 (75.95%) Embedded C
4 14 (17.72%) Python
5 6 (7.59%) MATLAB
6 5 (6.33%) C#
6 5 (6.33%) SQL
7 4 (5.06%) Lua
8 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.53%) Java
8 2 (2.53%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) Ada
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.19%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) MISRA
2 2 (2.53%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.27%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.27%) ISO26262
System Software
1 14 (17.72%) Firmware
2 2 (2.53%) BusyBox
Vendors
1 4 (5.06%) IBM
2 2 (2.53%) Intel
3 1 (1.27%) Altera
3 1 (1.27%) CA
3 1 (1.27%) Conax
3 1 (1.27%) EMC
3 1 (1.27%) Freescale
3 1 (1.27%) HP
3 1 (1.27%) Motorola
3 1 (1.27%) Nagra
3 1 (1.27%) Renesas
3 1 (1.27%) Verimatrix
3 1 (1.27%) Xilinx
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