The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 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 / North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 163 151
Rank change year-on-year +26 -12  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.034% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% 0.077% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £310
% change year-on-year +10.00% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year -1.71% +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 the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1091 1302 1213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 36.91% 34.64% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1744 1468
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £269 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £519 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 78 36
Median hourly rate £41.00 £28.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.85% -22.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £18.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.63 £45.75 £57.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Embedded C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in the North West

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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++ in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in the North West

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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++ in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Manchester +15 1 - - 1
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC