Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 81 89
Rank change year-on-year -28 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.44% 0.37% 0.077%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 1.12% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% - -
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -25.00% +66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -22.73% +18.47%
10th Percentile £45.13 £41.25 £52.50
90th Percentile £48.38 £43.75 £57.50
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% -22.73% +26.44%

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 622 357 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 34.46% 33.12% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 224 248
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £436 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% +16.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £273
90th Percentile £650 £609 £506
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 11 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £47.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.57% +22.08% +2.67%
10th Percentile £20.50 £37.50 £31.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £50.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +2.38%

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 24 June 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
Swindon - 5 £413 - 1
Chippenham - 2 £425 -
Embedded C
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Confluence
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Ada
5 1 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
5 1 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (12.50%) Yocto
5 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (12.50%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-178B