The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 25 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Embedded C 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.48% 3.41% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 8.70% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Embedded 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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 69 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 37.14% 39.20% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 38
Average daily rate £325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £20.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (75.00%) wxWidgets
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) DO-178B

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B