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 28 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.16% 0.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +11.76% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  

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 219 244 389
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 35.49% 44.04% 46.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 317 500
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £599 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 15
Median hourly rate £36.50 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +217.39% -34.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £10.00 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £16.53 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 28 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
South Wales -1 1 - -
Embedded C
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 3 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 3 (33.33%) Firmware
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) JTAG
3 3 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 3 (33.33%) Android Development
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
3 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (11.11%) Automotive

Embedded C
Co-occurring 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 (33.33%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 3 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 3 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware