Period
to 20 September 2020

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 20 September 2020 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
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 75 65
Rank change year-on-year +36 -10 -30
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 3 14 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.04% 1.16% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 3.04% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £400 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +28.33% -20.00%
East of England median daily rate £395 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -1.25% +33.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 12
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.25 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.97% -2.16% +10.12%
10th Percentile £46.25 £41.78 £41.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.43 £53.63
East of England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.75 £46.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% -1.61% +10.71%

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 133 461 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 46.02% 38.04% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 268 248
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +17.24%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £300
90th Percentile £603 £638 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 40 36
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +9.20% +8.07%
10th Percentile £39.55 £41.25 £24.75
90th Percentile £63.00 £51.25 £52.50
Median hourly rate £45.75 £47.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year -2.66% +8.05% +8.75%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Embedded C in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Embedded C in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Embedded C in Cambridgeshire.

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 20 September 2020. 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 +34 2 - - 4
Embedded C
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) Qt
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Yocto
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Law

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%) 3GPP
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Qt
2 1 (33.33%) Yocto
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware