The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded 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 Embedded C over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Dorset region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.47% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 92 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 32.37% 49.20% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 37
Average daily rate £418 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.46% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Embedded C
South West

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Embedded C
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Embedded C Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Embedded C
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Embedded 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 Embedded C.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SysML
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Avionics
3 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Embedded 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 Embedded C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Avionics
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SysML
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-178B