Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

Embedded C
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 164 171
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +4
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 3 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.073% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.42% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Berkshire median daily rate £351 - £333
10th Percentile £350 - £306
90th Percentile £351 - £365
South East median daily rate £368 £550 £349
% change year-on-year -33.18% +57.59% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Berkshire median hourly rate - £41.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.21% -5.00%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%

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 1167 1202 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.35% 27.96% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 692 742
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.40% +1.20%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £530 £506
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 43
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -13.51% +13.85%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.20 £54.74
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) C#

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Kernel Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript