Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 December 2018 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++
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 169 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 -5
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 20 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 0.51% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 1.34% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
East of England median daily rate £400 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
England median daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +37.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
East of England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.10% -13.85% +14.71%
10th Percentile £38.45 £41.00 £41.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £53.13
England median hourly rate £46.50 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +10.71% -1.18% +2.41%

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,853 1,946 1,885
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.70% 38.50% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,113 1,093 1,097
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £288 £238
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +1.60% +10.00% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 127 137
East of England median hourly rate £44.50 £40.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.88% -2.41% +9.21%
10th Percentile £15.12 £18.50 £30.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in the East of England

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in the East of England

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Embedded C++ in the East of England

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in the East of England

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Embedded C++ in the East of England

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +10 11 £368 -16.48% 11
Hertfordshire +3 7 £400 - 3
Bedfordshire - 1 £500 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (55.00%) Embedded C
3 11 (55.00%) C
4 4 (20.00%) 5G
4 4 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) UML
5 3 (15.00%) Firmware
5 3 (15.00%) VxWorks
5 3 (15.00%) Electronics
5 3 (15.00%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Law
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless
6 2 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
7 1 (5.00%) 3GPP
7 1 (5.00%) SNMP
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) Windows
7 1 (5.00%) Internet
7 1 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) ThreadX

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (20.00%) 5G
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) LTE
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) NFC
3 1 (5.00%) RS-232
3 1 (5.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Protocol Stack Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Qt
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 3 (15.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.00%) ThreadX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) UML
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Android Development
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (55.00%) C
2 11 (55.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) EMC
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft