Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 17 January 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 - 124
Rank change year-on-year - +124 -3
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.26% - 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 - -
South East median daily rate £360 £550 £338
% change year-on-year -34.55% +62.96% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year -3.61% -5.68% +10.00%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 888 523 799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.58% 31.09% 33.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 274 390
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £291 £263 £257
90th Percentile £526 £535 £526
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% +80.72% +18.57%
10th Percentile £32.50 £13.25 £12.93
90th Percentile £77.50 £44.88 £44.13
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +9.76% +7.19% +12.50%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Buckinghamshire

Embedded C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C in Buckinghamshire

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C in Buckinghamshire

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
High Wycombe - 3 £325 - 2
Embedded C
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 5 (83.33%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (50.00%) VHDL
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 2 (33.33%) RS-232
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Kernel Development
4 1 (16.67%) Device Driver Development

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (33.33%) RS-232
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (50.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Kernel Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++