Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 355 375
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 -9
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 6 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.40% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 5
South East median daily rate £320 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - +19.40%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £254
90th Percentile £330 £550 £429
England median daily rate £400 £418 £310
% change year-on-year -4.19% +34.68% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 14
South East median hourly rate £48.75 £45.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +16.88% -4.94%
10th Percentile £42.83 £35.75 £35.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £53.75 £44.45
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +0.62%

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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5889 5820 6721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.22% 35.28% 34.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3665 3558 4172
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 218 250
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.48 £15.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £53.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in the South East

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in the South East

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in the South East

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Sussex -5 3 - -
Surrey -24 1 £320 -14.67% 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 3
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (16.67%) VxWorks
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) MISRA C
5 1 (16.67%) MISRA
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (16.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) MISRA
1 1 (16.67%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware