Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MISRA C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MISRA C over the 6 months to 24 May 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.

MISRA C
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 787 842 792
Rank change year-on-year +55 -50 +45
Contract jobs citing MISRA C 29 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.011% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.090% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
England median daily rate £400 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £363 £315 £309
90th Percentile £409 £345 £350
UK median daily rate £400 £398 £393
% change year-on-year +0.63% +1.27% +20.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 2
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -23.81% +25.00%
10th Percentile £41.25 £35.63 £51.25
90th Percentile £51.80 £43.50 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -23.81% +25.00%

MISRA C is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 8,561 11,157 9,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 10.22% 12.11% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,290 7,204 6,307
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £250 £263 £252
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 324 324
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.79% -7.05%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.30 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

MISRA C
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MISRA C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MISRA C in England

MISRA C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MISRA C in England

MISRA C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MISRA C in England

MISRA C
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MISRA C in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MISRA C in England

MISRA C
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MISRA C within the England region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
South West -18 13 £388 -
South East +24 9 £375 +13.64%
Midlands +17 5 £400 -
West Midlands +2 5 £400 -
North of England +17 1 - -
East of England +3 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
MISRA C
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing MISRA 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 England region with a requirement for MISRA C.

1 29 (100.00%) MISRA
2 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
3 19 (65.52%) C
4 16 (55.17%) Configuration Management
4 16 (55.17%) UML
4 16 (55.17%) Rational Rhapsody
5 15 (51.72%) Aerospace
6 14 (48.28%) C++
7 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
8 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
8 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (37.93%) Sequence Diagram
9 11 (37.93%) TMS320
9 11 (37.93%) Rational Team Concert
9 11 (37.93%) Rational DOORS
9 11 (37.93%) IBM
9 11 (37.93%) Publishing
10 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
11 8 (27.59%) Validation
11 8 (27.59%) Apache Flex
11 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (24.14%) Degree
12 7 (24.14%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (24.14%) Qt
12 7 (24.14%) Linux
13 6 (20.69%) Embedded C
13 6 (20.69%) Subversion
14 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (17.24%) SDLC
14 5 (17.24%) Multithreading

MISRA C
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) RS-485
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.45%) Modbus
2 1 (3.45%) Profibus
2 1 (3.45%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Rational Rhapsody
2 11 (37.93%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (37.93%) Rational Team Concert
3 6 (20.69%) Subversion
4 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (51.72%) Aerospace
2 11 (37.93%) Publishing
3 3 (10.34%) Automotive
3 3 (10.34%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Avionics
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Software Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) C++ Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C++ Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) DOORS Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Embedded Developer
8 2 (6.90%) GUI Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Software Validation Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Software Verification Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Validation Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Embedded C Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Apache Flex
2 7 (24.14%) Qt
3 5 (17.24%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) TMS320
2 7 (24.14%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.45%) CESG
4 1 (3.45%) CPLD
4 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.45%) Verilog
4 1 (3.45%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 16 (55.17%) Configuration Management
2 16 (55.17%) UML
3 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (37.93%) Sequence Diagram
5 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) Validation
7 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
7 5 (17.24%) SDLC
7 5 (17.24%) Static Code Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
9 3 (10.34%) Line Management
9 3 (10.34%) Physics
9 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
10 2 (6.90%) Change Control
10 2 (6.90%) OO
10 2 (6.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) C
2 14 (48.28%) C++
3 6 (20.69%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.34%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (13.79%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (100.00%) MISRA
2 1 (3.45%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) IBM
2 5 (17.24%) Green Hills
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft