The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C
UK / Wales
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.99% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +17.64% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  

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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 287 348 284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 40.71% 51.10% 39.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 231 177
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 2
Median hourly rate £37.77 £23.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.72% -27.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Embedded C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C in Wales

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C in Wales

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in Wales over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Embedded C in Wales

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
South Wales - 5 - - 2
Embedded C
UK

Embedded C
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) JTAG
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (30.00%) Android Development
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (30.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (30.00%) Assembly Language
4 3 (30.00%) Firmware
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Automotive

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (40.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (30.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware