Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 128 150
Rank change year-on-year +13 +22 +18
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 81 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.69% 1.17% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 2.95% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 3 5
East of England median daily rate £350 £330 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +18.80% -16.77%
10th Percentile £278 £315 £237
90th Percentile £425 £345 £340
England median daily rate £360 £358 £323
% change year-on-year +0.70% +10.85% -7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 30
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +9.38% -1.23%
10th Percentile £36.63 £34.04 £33.75
90th Percentile £48.73 £70.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -1.18% +4.94% +1.25%

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 1,855 1,795 1,954
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.74% 39.71% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,071 1,048 1,096
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £295 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 135 185
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £42.20 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.21% +8.21% +4.00%
10th Percentile £18.35 £30.60 £26.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £51.66
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -3 66 £350 +6.06% 39
Hertfordshire -2 10 £285 - 7
Essex -4 4 £450 - 3
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Embedded C
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 78 (96.30%) C
2 54 (66.67%) Wireless
3 46 (56.79%) Python
4 43 (53.09%) Software Engineering
5 41 (50.62%) Telecoms
6 32 (39.51%) C++
7 31 (38.27%) Linux
8 28 (34.57%) Bluetooth
9 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (23.46%) Embedded Systems
11 18 (22.22%) Electronics
12 17 (20.99%) Windows
12 17 (20.99%) Degree
13 16 (19.75%) Embedded C++
13 16 (19.75%) 3GPP
13 16 (19.75%) LTE
13 16 (19.75%) Signal Processing
14 12 (14.81%) Assembly Language
15 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
16 9 (11.11%) Device Driver
16 9 (11.11%) Perforce
16 9 (11.11%) NAS
16 9 (11.11%) Test Automation
17 8 (9.88%) Algorithms
17 8 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
17 8 (9.88%) VHDL
17 8 (9.88%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (9.88%) Integration Testing
17 8 (9.88%) Test Scripting
17 8 (9.88%) TDD

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 (2.47%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (66.67%) Wireless
2 28 (34.57%) Bluetooth
3 16 (19.75%) 3GPP
3 16 (19.75%) LTE
4 9 (11.11%) NAS
5 8 (9.88%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.70%) HTTP
8 2 (2.47%) 3G
8 2 (2.47%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.70%) JIRA
1 3 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (50.62%) Telecoms
2 18 (22.22%) Electronics
3 1 (1.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (50.62%) Embedded Engineer
2 32 (39.51%) Software Engineer
3 25 (30.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 22 (27.16%) Developer
4 22 (27.16%) Embedded Developer
5 16 (19.75%) Embedded C Engineer
6 13 (16.05%) C Developer
6 13 (16.05%) C Software Engineer
6 13 (16.05%) Embedded C Developer
7 12 (14.81%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 11 (13.58%) Embedded Software Developer
8 11 (13.58%) Software Developer
9 10 (12.35%) Tester
10 9 (11.11%) Automation Tester
10 9 (11.11%) Bluetooth Engineer
11 8 (9.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (9.88%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (8.64%) DSP Engineer
12 7 (8.64%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 7 (8.64%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) HTML
1 3 (3.70%) JSON
1 3 (3.70%) Middleware
1 3 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 8 (9.88%) Algorithms
4 8 (9.88%) VHDL
5 1 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.27%) Linux
2 17 (20.99%) Windows
3 5 (6.17%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.09%) Software Engineering
2 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.75%) Signal Processing
4 9 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 8 (9.88%) Integration Testing
5 8 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (9.88%) TDD
5 8 (9.88%) Test Scripting
6 7 (8.64%) Digital Signal Processing
6 7 (8.64%) Feature Driven Development
6 7 (8.64%) Scrum
7 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
8 5 (6.17%) Device Driver Development
9 4 (4.94%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) SDLC
10 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.70%) OO
10 3 (3.70%) Physics
10 3 (3.70%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 78 (96.30%) C
2 46 (56.79%) Python
3 32 (39.51%) C++
4 16 (19.75%) Embedded C++
5 12 (14.81%) Assembly Language
6 4 (4.94%) R
7 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.70%) SQL
8 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) MISRA
2 2 (2.47%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Firmware
2 4 (4.94%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Perforce