The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++
Rank 555 567 528
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -39
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 41 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.041% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
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£331 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £33.50 £26.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%

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
20477 19909 17450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.62% 37.39% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13660 13089 10709
Average daily rate £400 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 459 611
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.74 £17.40 £16.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C++ within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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++
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++
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Embedded C++
Top 30 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++ within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 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 +1 33 £331 +5.15% 51
South East +1 15 £331 +12.28% 18
East of England 0 6 £345 -13.47% 12
London +3 5 £350 - 1
Berkshire - 5 - - 7
Hampshire +4 4 £338 +50.00% 4
Scotland -2 4 - - 1
South West +6 3 - - 9
Essex 0 3 - - 2
Cambridge -2 3 £345 -13.47% 6
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £345 -13.47% 8
West Midlands -12 2 - - 6
Oxfordshire -19 2 £325 +5.69% 2
Surrey - 2 - - 1
Worcestershire +2 1 - - 4
Bristol +1 1 - - 1
Wiltshire -1 1 - - 1
West Lothian -4 1 - -
Oxford -13 1 £325 +12.06%
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - - 1
Redditch - 1 - - 2
Southampton - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Dunfermline - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £300 -
Fife - 1 - -

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 90 (100.00%) C++
2 67 (74.44%) C
3 65 (72.22%) Software Engineering
4 64 (71.11%) Embedded C
5 48 (53.33%) Linux
6 25 (27.78%) Windows
7 15 (16.67%) OO
7 15 (16.67%) Electronics
8 14 (15.56%) Multithreading
9 12 (13.33%) UML
9 12 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
10 11 (12.22%) GSM
10 11 (12.22%) Visual Studio
10 11 (12.22%) Wireless
10 11 (12.22%) Embedded Linux
11 9 (10.00%) LTE
11 9 (10.00%) Device Driver
11 9 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (10.00%) 3G
11 9 (10.00%) OOD
12 8 (8.89%) Python
12 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
12 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
13 7 (7.78%) WiMAX
13 7 (7.78%) IPv4
13 7 (7.78%) IPv6
13 7 (7.78%) UMTS
13 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
13 7 (7.78%) 4G
14 6 (6.67%) Embedded Systems

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1 (1.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.11%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) GSM
1 11 (12.22%) Wireless
2 9 (10.00%) 3G
2 9 (10.00%) LTE
2 9 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.78%) IPv4
4 7 (7.78%) IPv6
4 7 (7.78%) UMTS
4 7 (7.78%) 4G
4 7 (7.78%) WiMAX
5 4 (4.44%) Ethernet
6 3 (3.33%) GPRS
7 2 (2.22%) Bluetooth
7 2 (2.22%) DVB
7 2 (2.22%) 2G
8 1 (1.11%) ASN.1
8 1 (1.11%) Internet
8 1 (1.11%) PSTN
8 1 (1.11%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) SQLite
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.11%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.11%) CANoe
3 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.11%) ClearQuest
General
1 15 (16.67%) Electronics
2 4 (4.44%) Automotive
3 3 (3.33%) Avionics
4 2 (2.22%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Software Engineer
2 32 (35.56%) Developer
3 29 (32.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (15.56%) Software Developer
5 13 (14.44%) C++ Developer
6 9 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Embedded Software Developer
7 8 (8.89%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Embedded C Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) C Software Engineer
12 2 (2.22%) Embedded C Developer
12 2 (2.22%) C Developer
12 2 (2.22%) C++ Software Engineer
12 2 (2.22%) Firmware Engineer
12 2 (2.22%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) HTML
2 3 (3.33%) Middleware
3 2 (2.22%) .NET
3 2 (2.22%) CSS
3 2 (2.22%) OpenGL
3 2 (2.22%) DirectX
4 1 (1.11%) STL
4 1 (1.11%) Flash
4 1 (1.11%) MFC
4 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.11%) Google Maps API
4 1 (1.11%) HTML5
4 1 (1.11%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.11%) CSS3
4 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.22%) Streaming Video
4 2 (2.22%) VHDL
4 2 (2.22%) Verilog
4 2 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.22%) Mechatronics
5 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.11%) Physics
5 1 (1.11%) Robotics
5 1 (1.11%) STB
5 1 (1.11%) BeagleBone
5 1 (1.11%) Arduino
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 48 (53.33%) Linux
2 25 (27.78%) Windows
3 11 (12.22%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (5.56%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.22%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.22%) Android
5 2 (2.22%) UNIX
5 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 15 (16.67%) OO
3 14 (15.56%) Multithreading
4 12 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 12 (13.33%) UML
5 9 (10.00%) OOD
6 3 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.22%) SDLC
8 1 (1.11%) TDD
8 1 (1.11%) DRM
8 1 (1.11%) Workflow
8 1 (1.11%) Validation
8 1 (1.11%) Information Security
8 1 (1.11%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (1.11%) SysML
8 1 (1.11%) Web Development
8 1 (1.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.11%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.11%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) C++
2 67 (74.44%) C
3 64 (71.11%) Embedded C
4 8 (8.89%) Python
5 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.44%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.33%) VB
7 3 (3.33%) Java
8 2 (2.22%) SQL
9 1 (1.11%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.11%) C++/CLI
9 1 (1.11%) C#
9 1 (1.11%) VC++
9 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (2.22%) QNX
1 2 (2.22%) Facebook
1 2 (2.22%) Twitter
2 1 (1.11%) IBM
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.11%) Apple
2 1 (1.11%) MKS
2 1 (1.11%) Telelogic
2 1 (1.11%) Google
2 1 (1.11%) Fujitsu
2 1 (1.11%) Atmel
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £37 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 28 days ago