The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 21 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing C 9 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.73% 6.12% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.33% 14.29% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £318
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% -22.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
73 105 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 30.29% 42.86% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 32
Average daily rate £335 £393 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% +3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 5
Average hourly rate £41.24 £16.72 £16.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.65% +3.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.42 £13.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) UML
3 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
4 3 (18.75%) OOD
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) JDBC
5 2 (12.50%) Windows CE
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) MS Project
5 2 (12.50%) Swing
5 2 (12.50%) Electronics
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Military
3 1 (6.25%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) C Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) Swing
3 2 (12.50%) JDBC
4 1 (6.25%) JNI
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) Qt
4 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Compact Framework
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Windows CE
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) UML
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) OOD
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ARP4754
1 1 (6.25%) ARP4761
1 1 (6.25%) DO-160
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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