Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 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++
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 60 80
Rank change year-on-year +13 +20 -18
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 17 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.46% 0.16% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.01% 0.30% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Cambridge median daily rate £440 - £319
10th Percentile £410 - £257
90th Percentile £470 - £356
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £395 - £319
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% -15.00% +5.26%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -1.18% -22.73% +29.41%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 339 333 515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 48.99% 53.19% 53.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 180 338
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £289 £275 £263
90th Percentile £488 £476 £479
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £358 £375
% change year-on-year +4.90% -4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 36 27
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% -26.09%
10th Percentile £33.00 £32.50 £26.90
90th Percentile £52.50 £70.00 £54.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -7.25%

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in Cambridge

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in Cambridge

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 17 (100.00%) C
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (94.12%) Embedded C
3 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
4 13 (76.47%) Wireless
5 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
6 11 (64.71%) Electronics
6 11 (64.71%) Linux
7 10 (58.82%) Degree
8 9 (52.94%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (47.06%) Device Driver
9 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
9 8 (47.06%) Embedded Linux
9 8 (47.06%) Device Driver Development
9 8 (47.06%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
10 6 (35.29%) R
10 6 (35.29%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (29.41%) LTE
11 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (29.41%) NAS
11 5 (29.41%) 3GPP
11 5 (29.41%) Python
11 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
12 3 (17.65%) Bluetooth
12 3 (17.65%) HTML
12 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
12 3 (17.65%) SQL
12 3 (17.65%) Windows
12 3 (17.65%) Linux Kernel Development

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Wireless
2 9 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) 3GPP
4 5 (29.41%) LTE
4 5 (29.41%) NAS
5 3 (17.65%) Bluetooth
6 2 (11.76%) 3G
6 2 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.76%) Buildbot
1 2 (11.76%) CMake
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA Agile
General
1 11 (64.71%) Electronics
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) C Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Embedded C Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 9 (52.94%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (47.06%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Device Driver Development
3 6 (35.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Kernel Development
5 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
5 3 (17.65%) Physics
5 3 (17.65%) Statistics
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (94.12%) Embedded C
3 6 (35.29%) R
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
6 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture