Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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++
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 189 187
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 25 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.48% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 0.47% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
East of England median daily rate £395 - £300
10th Percentile £352 - £255
90th Percentile £459 - £355
England median daily rate £400 £421 £310
% change year-on-year -5.04% +35.89% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 15
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +17.65% +3.03%
10th Percentile £41.00 £41.25 £36.25
90th Percentile £44.50 £53.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +0.62%

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 2015 1904 2243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.93% 39.38% 38.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1118 1126 1304
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £288 £238 £250
90th Percentile £575 £531 £500
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 134 172
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £15.86 £27.73 £21.03
90th Percentile £53.50 £53.38 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +22.79%

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++
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 21 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
Cambridgeshire +9 24 £395 - 7
Essex -10 1 - -
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 25 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (88.00%) C
3 21 (84.00%) Embedded C
4 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
5 16 (64.00%) Wireless
6 14 (56.00%) Linux
7 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
7 12 (48.00%) Electronics
8 10 (40.00%) Degree
8 10 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (36.00%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (32.00%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
10 8 (32.00%) Device Driver Development
10 8 (32.00%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
10 8 (32.00%) Device Driver
10 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (28.00%) 3GPP
11 7 (28.00%) NAS
11 7 (28.00%) LTE
11 7 (28.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (24.00%) R
12 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (24.00%) Python
13 4 (16.00%) Bluetooth
14 3 (12.00%) HTML
14 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
14 3 (12.00%) SQL
14 3 (12.00%) Windows
14 3 (12.00%) Statistics

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Wireless
2 10 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (28.00%) 3GPP
4 7 (28.00%) LTE
4 7 (28.00%) NAS
5 4 (16.00%) Bluetooth
6 2 (8.00%) 3G
6 2 (8.00%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.00%) Buildbot
1 2 (8.00%) CMake
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 12 (48.00%) Electronics
2 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Software Engineer
2 14 (56.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) C Software Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (44.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (44.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 11 (44.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 11 (44.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 11 (44.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (36.00%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (32.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 8 (32.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 5 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (12.00%) Developer
10 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
10 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (36.00%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (32.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.00%) Home Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (4.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) Device Driver Development
3 7 (28.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Kernel Development
5 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (12.00%) Physics
5 3 (12.00%) Statistics
6 2 (8.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.00%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (4.00%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.00%) Release Management
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (88.00%) C
3 21 (84.00%) Embedded C
4 6 (24.00%) Python
4 6 (24.00%) R
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
2 1 (4.00%) Firmware