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 3 months to 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 76 93
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.095% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.60% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +17.73% +0.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

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 342 335 420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.63% 31.31% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 187 227
Median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.89% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +48.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £38.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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

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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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 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 25 April 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

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 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware