Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 109 91
Rank change year-on-year +33 -18 +6
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.42% 0.083% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.16% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxfordshire median daily rate - - £350
South East median daily rate £385 £360 £550
% change year-on-year +6.94% -34.55% +61.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 - £36.50
10th Percentile £41.75 - £35.50
90th Percentile £52.25 - £43.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% -5.68%

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 475 612 631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 49.84% 50.54% 52.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 479 460
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £316 £313 £304
90th Percentile £538 £591 £575
South East median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +18.06% -7.69%
10th Percentile £41.25 £27.10 £15.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £77.50 £41.85
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +5.13%

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 22 January 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 - 2 - -
Embedded C
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (25.00%) Simulink
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver

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 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware