Embedded C Contracts in the South East

Embedded C
England > South East

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East requiring Embedded C skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that cited Embedded C over the 6 months leading up to 23 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 180 201 272
Rank change year-on-year +21 +71 -38
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 10 13 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.22% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.90% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
10th Percentile £445 £335 -
25th Percentile £475 £369 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £450 -
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
75th Percentile £775 £475 -
90th Percentile £792 - -
England median daily rate £500 £488 £425
% change year-on-year +2.56% +14.71% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
10th Percentile - £43.25 -
25th Percentile £46.25 £46.25 £46.25
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
75th Percentile £50.50 - £48.75
90th Percentile £51.55 £52.25 -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £77.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +35.09% +20.00%

All Programming Languages
South East

Embedded C falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies requiring coding skills in the South East.

Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,246 1,444 2,152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.56% 24.98% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 1,008 1,445
10th Percentile £325 £318 £350
25th Percentile £413 £410 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £514 £525 £505
Median % change year-on-year -2.10% +3.96% +9.19%
75th Percentile £608 £600 £600
90th Percentile £660 £688 £650
England median daily rate £545 £550 £563
% change year-on-year -0.91% -2.22% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 70 80
10th Percentile £27.53 £21.39 £16.25
25th Percentile £49.94 £44.89 £20.56
Median hourly rate £65.00 £55.00 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £75.00 £64.63 £63.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £73.88 £68.88
England median hourly rate £65.00 £62.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% +26.44%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Embedded C as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Embedded C in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Embedded C in the South East

Embedded C
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Embedded C in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2024.

Daily rate histogram for Embedded C in the South East

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Embedded C in the South East.

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 23 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -5 6 £743 +128.46% 1
Surrey - 2 £525 - 2
Thames Valley +11 1 £450 - 5
Oxfordshire +5 1 £450 -
Kent - 1 - - 1
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Aviation
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Process Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Verification Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (50.00%) VHDL
2 4 (40.00%) FPGA
3 2 (20.00%) GNSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) FPGA Design
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) Verification and Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Xilinx