The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 17 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing C 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.13% 4.35% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 16.67% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£343 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £345
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +8.27%
C
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 24 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 37.23% 26.09% 42.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 34
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

C
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Bournemouth region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Smartcard
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Multicast
4 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Game Development
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
4 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
4 1 (16.67%) DirectX
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Graphics Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 1 (16.67%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smartcard
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Game Development
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree