The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Embedded C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C++
South East / Berkshire
Rank 100 - 126
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.054% - 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +15.50%  

Embedded C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 448 577 798
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.20% 23.45% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 368 465
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -54.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Embedded C++ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in Berkshire

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in Berkshire

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in Berkshire

Embedded C++
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) UPnP
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C