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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 - 73
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.69% - 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £310
% change year-on-year +10.00% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year -2.28% +10.75%  

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 227 272 367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.27% 46.02% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 158 238
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 22
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

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

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C++
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 24 June 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 - 1 - - 4
Embedded C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
3 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
3 3 (42.86%) Nucleus RTOS
4 2 (28.57%) Robotics
4 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) LabVIEW
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Flash
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) Home Automation
5 1 (14.29%) MISRA
5 1 (14.29%) Smart Home

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 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Robotics
2 1 (14.29%) Home Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Nucleus RTOS
1 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA