Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for MISRA C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MISRA C over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 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.

MISRA C
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 81 94
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13 -
Contract jobs citing MISRA C 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.34% 0.82% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.09% 5.08% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
Wales median daily rate £403 £406 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.80% +6.78% -
10th Percentile £371 £371 £363
90th Percentile £420 £455 £587
UK median daily rate £373 £399 £325
% change year-on-year -6.46% +22.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -12.63% +14.46% +10.67%

MISRA C is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 162 197 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 11.10% 16.23% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 129 95
Wales median daily rate £364 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.04% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £175 £244
90th Percentile £561 £490 £547
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £413
% change year-on-year +1.12% +7.88% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 4
Wales median hourly rate £30.75 £25.75 £71.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.42% -63.86% +420.07%
10th Percentile £28.38 £16.47 £42.88
90th Percentile £34.53 £77.50 £73.93
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +4.53%

MISRA C
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for MISRA C in Wales

MISRA C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MISRA C in Wales

MISRA 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 MISRA C within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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 -24 5 £403 -0.80%
MISRA C
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MISRA C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for MISRA C.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Green Hills
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) MISRA
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Def Stans
4 1 (20.00%) Military

MISRA 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (80.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) MISRA
2 1 (20.00%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Green Hills
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft