Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 111 134
Rank change year-on-year -22 +23 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.094% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.48% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - £500
South East median daily rate £375 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £39.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.65% -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year - +6.92% -0.63%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 749 620 796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 35.16% 31.06% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 323 440
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £232
90th Percentile £525 £488 £469
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £41.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.53% +18.57% +75.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £27.50 £21.25
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £46.05
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.81
% change year-on-year +8.75% +5.79% +0.83%

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 23 July 2017. 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 - 1 - -
Embedded C
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware