Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 93 79
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 +2
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.96% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 0.79% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Essex median daily rate - £450 -
East of England median daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Essex median hourly rate £50.00 - £31.00
10th Percentile £47.50 - £30.50
90th Percentile £52.50 - £31.50
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +10.71% -1.18% +7.59%

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 486 379 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 46.64% 46.28% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 248 172
Essex median daily rate £500 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £353 £313 £230
90th Percentile £600 £600 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 33 42
Essex median hourly rate £35.29 £40.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.78% +15.94% -5.48%
10th Percentile £23.15 £27.15 £25.13
90th Percentile £52.13 £63.75 £44.80
East of England median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.25% - +6.67%

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 22 October 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 +17 8 - - 2
Embedded C
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (100.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Creative Thinking
3 8 (80.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 8 (80.00%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (80.00%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (70.00%) DLNA
4 7 (70.00%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (70.00%) UPnP
4 7 (70.00%) Ajax
4 7 (70.00%) Media Streaming
4 7 (70.00%) JSON
4 7 (70.00%) Broadband
4 7 (70.00%) VoIP
4 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) DHCP
4 7 (70.00%) C++
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) FTP
4 7 (70.00%) HTTP
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) CGI
4 7 (70.00%) IPv4
4 7 (70.00%) IPv6

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 7 (70.00%) Broadband
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
1 7 (70.00%) DLNA
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
1 7 (70.00%) DSL
1 7 (70.00%) FTP
1 7 (70.00%) HTTP
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
1 7 (70.00%) IPv4
1 7 (70.00%) IPv6
1 7 (70.00%) UPnP
1 7 (70.00%) VoIP
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
1 7 (70.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Ajax
1 7 (70.00%) CGI
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (70.00%) Media Streaming
3 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (10.00%) Life Science
3 1 (10.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Collaborative Working
2 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (80.00%) Creative Thinking
2 8 (80.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 8 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Altera
1 1 (10.00%) Intel