Period
to 12 December 2019

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 6 months to 12 December 2019 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
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 84 100
Rank change year-on-year +30 +16 +1
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 7 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.21% 0.63% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 1.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £350 - -
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% -34.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +2.41%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 268 570 602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 46.21% 51.40% 50.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 427 481
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +3.93%
10th Percentile £325 £323 £325
90th Percentile £598 £540 £586
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% +37.80%
10th Percentile £18.00 £39.50 £25.75
90th Percentile £50.63 £53.00 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +9.76%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

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

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2019. 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
Oxford +22 2 £350 - 4
Abingdon - 1 £360 - 1
Embedded C
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 7 (100.00%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Law
4 3 (42.86%) Automotive
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
5 2 (28.57%) Firmware
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) ThreadX
5 2 (28.57%) SafeRTOS
5 2 (28.57%) CAN bus
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) Avionics
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
6 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 1 (14.29%) Simulink

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 4 (57.14%) Law
2 3 (42.86%) Automotive
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CAN bus
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) SafeRTOS
1 2 (28.57%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware