The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 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++
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 409 420 418
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.037% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.031% 0.085% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £400 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +13.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £310
% change year-on-year +10.00% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £41.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.73% +1.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year -2.28% +10.75%  

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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9772 9446 9820
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.80% 43.58% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7229 7201 7171
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 40 85
Median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £15.05 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £102.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in London

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in London

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London - 1 - -
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Qt
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (33.33%) HOOD
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) GPRS

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
1 1 (33.33%) HOOD
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language