The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 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 / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 85 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 6 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.50% 0.72% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Median daily rate £385 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £310
% change year-on-year +10.00% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year -2.28% +10.75%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 485 545 523
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 40.28% 43.81% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 379 319
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 11
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.55 £45.40 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in Surrey

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in Surrey

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill -14 6 £385 +7.31%
Embedded C++
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) MFC
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (37.50%) ILOG
3 3 (37.50%) DirectX
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) STL
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) MFC
2 3 (37.50%) DirectX
2 3 (37.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) UML
1 3 (37.50%) Use Case
1 3 (37.50%) User Stories
1 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ILOG