Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 19 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 80 79
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 +14
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 4 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.51% 0.11% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 0.34% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Essex median daily rate £450 - -
East of England median daily rate £375 £330 £300
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Essex median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%

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 Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 345 290 462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 43.89% 33.30% 37.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 193 253
Essex median daily rate £503 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.57% -6.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £313 £242 £233
90th Percentile £600 £525 £525
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 42 63
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.37% +11.49%
10th Percentile £26.35 £30.75 £25.40
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.98 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +0.67%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Essex

Embedded C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C in Essex

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C in Essex

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 19 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
Brentwood - 3 £450 -
Embedded C
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Essex region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) API Development
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) API Development
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Degree