Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 16 November 2019 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 108 90
Rank change year-on-year -2 -18 +4
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 16 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.79% 0.40% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 1.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £313 £400
% change year-on-year +36.00% -21.88% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £41.25 -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -0.58%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 663 543 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.74% 31.37% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 340 255
Wiltshire median daily rate £433 £450 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.89% +15.24% +9.23%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £300
90th Percentile £590 £614 £538
South West median daily rate £433 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.76% +13.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 8
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £44.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +18.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £23.75 £38.15 £26.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £42.78
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Wiltshire

Embedded C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded C in Wiltshire

Embedded C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded C in Wiltshire

Embedded C
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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
Chippenham - 2 £394 -
Embedded C
South West

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 16 (100.00%) C
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) C++
2 15 (93.75%) Unix
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Embedded C++
3 12 (75.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 12 (75.00%) FreeRTOS
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) ThreadX
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (6.25%) Validation

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 15 (93.75%) C Software Engineer
3 13 (81.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (81.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (62.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 10 (62.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (56.25%) Embedded C Engineer
5 9 (56.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 7 (43.75%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (43.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 7 (43.75%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (43.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 7 (43.75%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Unix
2 12 (75.00%) FreeRTOS
2 12 (75.00%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C
2 15 (93.75%) C++
2 15 (93.75%) Embedded C++