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 22 June 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++
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 54 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.37% 0.21% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +0.58% +7.59%  

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 121 237 233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 37.12% 49.79% 52.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 118 146
Median daily rate £400 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 22 June 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 - 4 - -
Gloucester - 3 £430 -
Embedded C++
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 17 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) OO
3 11 (64.71%) OOD
3 11 (64.71%) C
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) Python
5 9 (52.94%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Algorithms
6 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
7 6 (35.29%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Device Driver
8 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
8 4 (23.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (23.53%) Data Acquisition
8 4 (23.53%) Yocto
8 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 3 (17.65%) Open Source
9 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
9 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
9 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
9 3 (17.65%) UML
9 3 (17.65%) STL
9 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
10 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing

Embedded C++
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) C++ Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Developer
5 4 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Kernel Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Kernel Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Yocto
2 3 (17.65%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Algorithms
2 4 (23.53%) Device Driver
2 4 (23.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) OO
2 11 (64.71%) OOD
3 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (23.53%) Data Acquisition
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) UML
6 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) C
3 9 (52.94%) Python
4 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
5 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
6 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware