The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 30 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.

Embedded C++
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 94
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - - 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £46.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +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 Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 591 629 518
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 44.64% 35.00% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 394 321
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +63.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £48.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in Manchester

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in Manchester