The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C++
South East / Kent
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.80%
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 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 112 243 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 38.89% 52.71% 48.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 193 59
Median daily rate £343 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £573 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.50%  
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 Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in Kent