The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 118 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.47% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1067 721 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.51% 35.46% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 375 468
Average daily rate £320 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 19
Average hourly rate £29.00 £15.46 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.55% +6.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £12.04 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.25 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Embedded C
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Embedded C Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (40.00%) Windows CE
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Degree

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (40.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree