The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 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 Basingstoke 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 24 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Contract jobs citing C 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.29% 2.50% 4.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% 5.31% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate £243 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £290 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £329 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
93 113 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 44.29% 47.08% 47.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 73 41
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Average hourly rate £32.75 £34.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.13 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £39.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
C
Hampshire

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

C
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Basingstoke region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) Brocade
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) IPv6
2 6 (60.00%) MPLS
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Network Design
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) CCIE
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) LTE
6 1 (10.00%) GSM
6 1 (10.00%) UMTS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (60.00%) IPv6
1 6 (60.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) GSM
3 1 (10.00%) UMTS
3 1 (10.00%) LTE
General
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Juniper
1 6 (60.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 6 (60.00%) Brocade
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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