Period
to 20 July 2018

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 6 months to 20 July 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 627 569 606
Rank change year-on-year -58 +37 -13
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 15 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.032% 0.057% 0.029%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.066% 0.12% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
London median daily rate £450 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -22.62% +20.00%
10th Percentile £319 £243 £340
90th Percentile £535 £388 £430
England median daily rate £373 £400 £345
% change year-on-year -6.75% +15.94% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 3
London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -20.73% +1.86%
10th Percentile £8.00 £30.75 £40.10
90th Percentile £47.63 £48.75 £52.30
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

Embedded C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22,803 19,782 19,621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 49.04% 47.21% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,447 14,643 14,809
London median daily rate £513 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 148 87
London median hourly rate £41.46 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.98% +40.91% +11.72%
10th Percentile £17.52 £16.91 £14.70
90th Percentile £61.75 £52.15 £54.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +10.67% +7.14%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in London over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in London over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Embedded C in London

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 15 (100.00%) C
2 13 (86.67%) C++
3 12 (80.00%) Embedded C++
3 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (73.33%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Android
6 5 (33.33%) OpenGL
7 4 (26.67%) Python
7 4 (26.67%) GPGPU
7 4 (26.67%) CUDA
7 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (26.67%) OpenCL
7 4 (26.67%) Renderscript
7 4 (26.67%) DirectCompute
8 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (20.00%) Firmware
9 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
9 2 (13.33%) Wireless
9 2 (13.33%) Electronics
9 2 (13.33%) OpenGL ES
9 2 (13.33%) SciPy
9 2 (13.33%) NumPy
9 2 (13.33%) GLSL
9 2 (13.33%) Cython
9 2 (13.33%) Pandas
9 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
9 2 (13.33%) Data Science
9 2 (13.33%) Anaconda

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 (13.33%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Kernel Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Python Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 4 (26.67%) DirectCompute
2 4 (26.67%) OpenCL
2 4 (26.67%) Renderscript
3 2 (13.33%) Anaconda
3 2 (13.33%) NumPy
3 2 (13.33%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (13.33%) Pandas
3 2 (13.33%) SciPy
4 1 (6.67%) DirectX
4 1 (6.67%) JNI
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Vulkan
4 1 (6.67%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (26.67%) CUDA
1 4 (26.67%) GPGPU
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.67%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (6.67%) CAN bus
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Android
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (13.33%) Data Science
4 1 (6.67%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Memory Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
2 13 (86.67%) C++
3 12 (80.00%) Embedded C++
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Cython
5 2 (13.33%) GLSL
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) HLSL
6 1 (6.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware