Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 19 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++
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 208 174
Rank change year-on-year +26 -34 -4
Contract jobs citing Embedded C++ 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.065% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.068% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £400 - -
England median daily rate £400 £418 £310
% change year-on-year -4.19% +34.68% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £41.50 -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.24%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1474 1980 1526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.97% 32.08% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 1209 900
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 58
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +16.26%
10th Percentile £15.60 £11.73 £12.44
90th Percentile £49.75 £42.48 £42.91
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Embedded C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in the West Midlands

Embedded C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C++ in the West Midlands

Embedded C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C++ in the West Midlands

Embedded C++
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 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
Birmingham +4 1 £400 -
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 62304

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 62304
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA