Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 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
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 190 182
Rank change year-on-year +47 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 31 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.76% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 0.64% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
East of England median daily rate £405 £408 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% - -
England median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
East of England median hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £45.65 £41.25 £39.94
90th Percentile £62.15 £47.50 £46.38
England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -3.63%

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 1,461 1,708 1,753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.68% 38.43% 40.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 961 1,086
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £543
England median daily rate £480 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +1.05% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 79 138
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% -2.38%
10th Percentile £14.10 £16.23 £30.75
90th Percentile £57.30 £52.50 £52.41
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +5.81%

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 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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +27 26 £400 - 2
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £410 -6.82% 4
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 31 (100.00%) C++
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (90.32%) C
3 25 (80.65%) Embedded C
4 16 (51.61%) UML
4 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (51.61%) Embedded Software Development
5 15 (48.39%) Rational Rhapsody
6 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
6 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) 5G
7 9 (29.03%) Linux
8 5 (16.13%) Wireless
9 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
10 2 (6.45%) LTE
10 2 (6.45%) NAS
10 2 (6.45%) Internet
10 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
10 2 (6.45%) Simulink
10 2 (6.45%) Law
10 2 (6.45%) 3GPP
11 1 (3.23%) SNMP
11 1 (3.23%) Firmware
11 1 (3.23%) Python
11 1 (3.23%) Automotive
11 1 (3.23%) Coaching
11 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
11 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) 5G
2 5 (16.13%) Wireless
3 2 (6.45%) 3GPP
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) LTE
3 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.23%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (6.45%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Software Engineer
2 16 (51.61%) C Software Engineer
2 16 (51.61%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (51.61%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Protocol Stack Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Embedded Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) UML
3 1 (3.23%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (90.32%) C
3 25 (80.65%) Embedded C
4 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware