Period
to 19 December 2018

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 6 months to 19 December 2018 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.

Embedded C++
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 - 161
Rank change year-on-year - +161 +14
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% - 0.094%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Berkshire median daily rate £373 - -
South East median daily rate £373 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £47.50 - £41.25
10th Percentile £46.25 - £36.88
90th Percentile £48.75 - £46.63
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £48.75 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.56% +16.07% +9.09%

Embedded C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,340 1,196 1,203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.05% 28.85% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 707 706
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £433 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.85% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 31 30
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -7.69% +2.14%
10th Percentile £29.00 £10.75 £12.23
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £48.83
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Embedded C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in Berkshire

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 5 £373 - 1
Embedded C++
South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Automotive
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) FMEA
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) RS-232
2 4 (80.00%) MISRA C
2 4 (80.00%) MISRA
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) Simulink
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Qt

Embedded C++
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (100.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) PC Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) FMEA
2 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) MISRA
1 4 (80.00%) MISRA C