The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank - 124 115
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.079% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.25% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.20 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.50% +6.66%
Embedded C++
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
918 789 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.29% 31.03% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 494 425
Median daily rate £384 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 47 25
Median hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% -17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.45 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Embedded C++
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Embedded C++ Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded C++
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Embedded C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded C++
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Qt

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++