The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 15 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing C 21 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.84% 3.57% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.34% 11.48% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Median daily rate £330 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £343 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £343 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
C
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 61 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 35.07% 31.12% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 26 36
Median daily rate £400 £305 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -24.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £350 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £28.10 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

C
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

C
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 8 £353 +2.91% 3
Poole -3 1 - - 2
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Dorset region with a requirement for C.

1 15 (45.45%) Aerospace
2 14 (42.42%) Avionics
3 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 8 (24.24%) Degree
4 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
4 8 (24.24%) MISRA C
4 8 (24.24%) MISRA
5 7 (21.21%) CAN bus
5 7 (21.21%) DO-178B
5 7 (21.21%) LabVIEW
6 6 (18.18%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (18.18%) VxWorks
6 6 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 5 (15.15%) C++
7 5 (15.15%) SQL
7 5 (15.15%) Validation
8 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
8 4 (12.12%) CMS
8 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
8 4 (12.12%) Finance
8 4 (12.12%) .NET
8 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.12%) HTML
8 4 (12.12%) C#
8 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.12%) CSS
8 4 (12.12%) Middleware

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (12.12%) CMS
1 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (6.06%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.03%) DAB
4 1 (3.03%) NFC
4 1 (3.03%) OFDM
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Ingres
1 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) LabVIEW
2 4 (12.12%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) WiX
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 15 (45.45%) Aerospace
2 14 (42.42%) Avionics
3 4 (12.12%) Finance
4 3 (9.09%) Automotive
4 3 (9.09%) Electronics
5 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Military
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Design Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Development Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Programmer
4 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Development Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (3.03%) DBA
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
1 4 (12.12%) jQuery
1 4 (12.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) CAN bus
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
2 4 (12.12%) iPhone
3 3 (9.09%) ASTM
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Verilog
4 1 (3.03%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Nucleus RTOS
1 6 (18.18%) VxWorks
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
3 6 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Validation
5 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
6 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Change Control
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.03%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Human Factors
8 1 (3.03%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.03%) Product Marketing
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C++
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) C#
2 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) VC++
4 2 (6.06%) Assembly Language
5 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) APMP
3 1 (3.03%) HNC
3 1 (3.03%) HND
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) MISRA
1 8 (24.24%) MISRA C
2 7 (21.21%) DO-178B
3 6 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (12.12%) DO-160
5 1 (3.03%) Def Stans
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Cadence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Dorset
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £35 - 45 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 10 days ago