The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 27 March 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++
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 60 61
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.56% 0.32% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 0.77% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -10.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +15.50%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 240 261 274
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.78% 42.03% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 140 140
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £301 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.15 £14.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in Cambridgeshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cambridge - 3 - - 3
Embedded C++
East of England

Embedded C++
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 2 (66.67%) Robotics
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) Python