The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 15 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3  
Contract jobs citing C 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 2.27% 4.63% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 13.89% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £600 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +182.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 36 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 43.18% 33.33% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 22
Median daily rate £363 £450 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +47.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £316 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Bournemouth

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C in Bournemouth.

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Bournemouth

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Bournemouth

C
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for C.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware