Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 93 107
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 +7
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 1 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.084% 0.78% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 1.83% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Wales median daily rate - £390 -
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £318
% change year-on-year +7.14% +10.24% -9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Wales median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% - -
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -1.18% +10.39% -3.75%

Embedded C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 462 600 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.69% 42.43% 49.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 402 598
Wales median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -
10th Percentile £250 £263 £220
90th Percentile £538 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 24
Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £55.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.91% +168.29% -1.68%
10th Percentile £14.29 £17.83 £13.00
90th Percentile £39.20 £77.50 £56.16
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.67% +22.63%

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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 1 - - 1
Embedded C
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) C