Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 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
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 83 74
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.29% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.79% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Essex median daily rate £425 £425 -
East of England median daily rate £338 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -18.18% +17.86% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Essex median hourly rate £50.00 £41.88 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -1.47% -
10th Percentile £47.50 £39.56 £40.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.69 £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.38
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.94% -1.56%

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 327 382 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 47.32% 47.10% 37.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 252 221
Essex median daily rate £513 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.13% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £375 £263 £225
90th Percentile £625 £575 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 27
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% -
10th Percentile £32.45 £31.00 £33.06
90th Percentile £68.25 £47.00 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% +8.39%

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 26 April 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
Brentwood - 1 £425 -
Embedded C
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded 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 Essex region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Robotic Control
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Robotic Control
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree