The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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++
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 39 43 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.81% 2.02% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.14% 3.90% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +3.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +15.50%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 145 231 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 43.81% 51.79% 58.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 92 181
Median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £42.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £44.50
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in Gloucestershire

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in Gloucestershire

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury +2 2 - -
Embedded C++
South West

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (60.00%) C
4 11 (55.00%) Embedded C
4 11 (55.00%) OO
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Python
7 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 5 (25.00%) UML
9 5 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (25.00%) Firmware
10 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (10.00%) Windows
12 1 (5.00%) Xilinx
12 1 (5.00%) Degree
12 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
12 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (5.00%) Ada
12 1 (5.00%) LAN
12 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
12 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
12 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
12 1 (5.00%) VHDL
12 1 (5.00%) Verilog
12 1 (5.00%) Smartcard
12 1 (5.00%) EMC
12 1 (5.00%) Motorola

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) RS-485
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (5.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (5.00%) Verilog
1 1 (5.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (55.00%) OO
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) FPGA Design
6 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (60.00%) C
3 11 (55.00%) Embedded C
4 9 (45.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Altera
1 1 (5.00%) EMC
1 1 (5.00%) Motorola
1 1 (5.00%) Renesas
1 1 (5.00%) Xilinx
Dursley, Gloucestershire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
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