The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C
South East / Hampshire
Rank 110 95 116
Rank change year-on-year -15 +21  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 2 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 1.38% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 4.08% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £340 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +17.64% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 628 735 838
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 33.80% 33.70% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 494 433
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 31 43
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £47.65 £45.00
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Embedded C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C in Hampshire

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C in Hampshire

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Southampton +6 1 - - 1
Fareham - 1 - -
Embedded C
South East

Embedded C
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Avionics
4 1 (20.00%) DO-178B
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Avionics
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware