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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South West / Dorset
Rank 22 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing C 2 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.92% 7.37% 7.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 22.58% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £325 £450 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +105.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +30.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +19.14%

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
58 62 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 55.77% 32.63% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 50
Median daily rate £338 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +7 1 - - 1
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Telematics
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) Tcl
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) CAN bus
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HOOD
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CAN bus
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) HOOD
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Telematics
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft