The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +17.64% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  

Embedded C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 366 436 394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 40.67% 28.87% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 264 249
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Median hourly rate £49.62 £39.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.21% -17.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Embedded C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Edinburgh

Embedded C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C in Edinburgh

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C in Edinburgh

Embedded C
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago