Period
to 17 October 2019

The median contractor rate for an Embedded C Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Software Engineer - Embedded C
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 222 205
Contract jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.018% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £400 £313 £378
% change year-on-year +28.00% -17.22% +11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
North West median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £48.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -9.28% +15.48% +6.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 4,933 5,625 5,321
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.71% 94.97% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,216 3,493 3,290
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £225 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 345 249
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.04 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £46.80 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.35 £18.70
% change year-on-year +8.99% -1.87% +1.08%

Embedded C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in the North West

Embedded C Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in the North West

Embedded C Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in the North West