Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 85 91
Rank change year-on-year -23 +6 -
Contract jobs citing MISRA C 2 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.12% 0.87% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.19% 5.18% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 5
Wales median daily rate £405 £399 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.57% -27.50% -
10th Percentile £390 £371 £366
90th Percentile £420 £435 £638
UK median daily rate £373 £393 £370
% change year-on-year -4.97% +6.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £55.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -24.55% +32.53% +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 168 193 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 10.41% 16.74% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 128 127
Wales median daily rate £360 £376 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.32% -11.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £227 £175 £263
90th Percentile £540 £525 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Wales median hourly rate £42.50 £26.50 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.38% -63.45% +590.48%
10th Percentile £41.25 £15.24 £70.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £50.60 £73.95
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.80% -11.11% +4.41%

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 18 October 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 -29 2 £405 +1.57% 2
MISRA C
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Green Hills
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) MISRA
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Physics

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 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Green Hills
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft