Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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++
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 81 99
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18 -12
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 24 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.71% 0.089% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.86% 0.18% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £395 - £319
10th Percentile £352 - £257
90th Percentile £459 - £356
East of England median daily rate £395 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 7
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% -22.73% +29.41%
10th Percentile £41.00 £41.25 £50.00
90th Percentile £44.50 £43.75 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% - +21.21%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 622 560 776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.43% 49.96% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 272 471
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% -4.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £284 £234 £263
90th Percentile £486 £488 £475
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 51 47
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -7.25%
10th Percentile £32.50 £32.50 £35.35
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +0.67%

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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
Cambridge +13 17 £440 - 6
Embedded C++
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (87.50%) C
3 20 (83.33%) Embedded C
4 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
5 16 (66.67%) Wireless
6 13 (54.17%) Linux
7 12 (50.00%) Electronics
7 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 10 (41.67%) Degree
8 10 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (33.33%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
10 8 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
10 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
10 8 (33.33%) Device Driver
10 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 8 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
11 7 (29.17%) NAS
11 7 (29.17%) LTE
11 7 (29.17%) 3GPP
11 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (25.00%) Python
12 6 (25.00%) R
13 4 (16.67%) Bluetooth
14 3 (12.50%) HTML
14 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 3 (12.50%) SQL
14 3 (12.50%) Windows
14 3 (12.50%) Statistics

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Wireless
2 10 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (29.17%) 3GPP
4 7 (29.17%) LTE
4 7 (29.17%) NAS
5 4 (16.67%) Bluetooth
6 2 (8.33%) 3G
6 2 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.33%) Buildbot
1 2 (8.33%) CMake
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA Agile
General
1 12 (50.00%) Electronics
2 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (54.17%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 12 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (45.83%) C Software Engineer
4 11 (45.83%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (45.83%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (41.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (41.67%) Embedded C Engineer
5 10 (41.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 10 (41.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 10 (41.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (29.17%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 7 (29.17%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (12.50%) Developer
10 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
10 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (33.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.17%) Home Automation
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (4.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
3 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Kernel Development
5 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (12.50%) Physics
5 3 (12.50%) Statistics
6 2 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (87.50%) C
3 20 (83.33%) Embedded C
4 6 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) R
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware