The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.85% +16.66%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 344 274 302
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 54.17% 46.52% 39.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 214 223
Median daily rate £430 £400 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -2.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £35.00 £36.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Embedded C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C in Oxfordshire

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) C#

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC