Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 222 237
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15 -40
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.070% 0.072% 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median daily rate £275 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
England median daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +23.53% +3.82%
10th Percentile £37.25 £36.80 £31.65
90th Percentile £47.75 £47.60 £35.55
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2176 2531 2694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.04% 36.50% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1490 1740 1680
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £526 £500 £526
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 60 95
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £29.01 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.87% -22.63% +31.87%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.15 £16.75
90th Percentile £51.71 £42.63 £52.47
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +23.33%

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

Embedded C
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

Embedded C
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

Embedded C
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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 3 - - 3
Merseyside +5 1 £275 -
Embedded C
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) IEC 62304
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) Infor
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 26262
3 1 (25.00%) Infor LN
3 1 (25.00%) MISRA

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Infor LN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) IEC 62304
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 26262
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Infor
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft