The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 18 18 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Contract jobs citing C 9 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.37% 7.14% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 16.85% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £240 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -38.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £341
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.11%
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 Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 89 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 39.32% 42.38% 55.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 60
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +56.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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
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 3 July 2015, 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 14 (77.78%) C++
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) UNIX
3 8 (44.44%) OOD
3 8 (44.44%) UML
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) GoogleTest
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 6 (33.33%) iPhone
5 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 6 (33.33%) User Experience
5 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 6 (33.33%) RESTful
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 6 (33.33%) Node.js
5 6 (33.33%) iOS SDK
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
1 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 2 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) DB2
1 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 8 (44.44%) GoogleTest
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) ClearCase
3 3 (16.67%) NUnit
4 2 (11.11%) Ant
4 2 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C++ Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) RESTful
3 6 (33.33%) Web Services
3 6 (33.33%) HTML5
3 6 (33.33%) iOS SDK
4 2 (11.11%) SailPoint
4 2 (11.11%) XHTML
4 2 (11.11%) SAML
4 2 (11.11%) OAuth
4 2 (11.11%) XACML
4 2 (11.11%) OpenID
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) iPhone
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) SecurID
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) UNIX
3 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 8 (44.44%) UML
2 8 (44.44%) OOD
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 3 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Line Management
6 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 4 (22.22%) Apple Swift
5 3 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 3 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (11.11%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) ForgeRock
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
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