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 29 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 90 92
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 7 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.58% 0.63% 0.077%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 1.43% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Surrey median daily rate £380 - -
South East median daily rate £380 £345 £450
% change year-on-year +10.14% -23.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -  
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year - +6.91%  

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 491 558 523
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 40.35% 44.18% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 770 661
Surrey median daily rate £422 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £310 £315 £285
90th Percentile £525 £550 £475
South East median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 74 29
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
10th Percentile £29.75 £9.95 £12.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £46.00 £52.19
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +4.70% +7.59%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 29 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
Woking -2 2 £393 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
Embedded C
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 (80.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) MISRA
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (30.00%) Automotive
4 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (30.00%) Simulink
4 3 (30.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
5 2 (20.00%) CAD
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) OrCAD
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Freescale
6 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (10.00%) CANoe
6 1 (10.00%) FlexRay
6 1 (10.00%) ISO 26262
6 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) SysML

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Simulink
2 2 (20.00%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) CANoe
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) C Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) MATLAB Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Verilog
2 1 (10.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) CAD
2 2 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) SysML
3 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) MISRA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cadence
1 1 (10.00%) Freescale
1 1 (10.00%) Xilinx