The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South East / Berkshire
Rank 67 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Contract jobs citing C 40 31 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.99% 1.23% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.58% 4.84% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 21
Median daily rate £350 £375 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £208 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £494 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 9
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £40.45 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £45.00 £56.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +19.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
528 640 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.22% 25.42% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 396 423
Median daily rate £425 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 19
Median hourly rate £34.25 £38.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.03% +6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.60 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 28 £313 -10.71% 3
Slough - 3 - - 2
Newbury +4 2 £350 - 2
Bracknell 0 2 - - 5
Maidenhead -4 1 - - 3
Wokingham - 1 - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 17 (25.37%) Linux
2 14 (20.90%) Python
2 14 (20.90%) C++
3 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.40%) Degree
4 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
5 11 (16.42%) C#
5 11 (16.42%) SQL
5 11 (16.42%) Windows
5 11 (16.42%) Finance
5 11 (16.42%) Office 365
5 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Intune
6 10 (14.93%) Project Management
6 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
8 8 (11.94%) HTTP
8 8 (11.94%) Java
8 8 (11.94%) VMware
9 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
9 7 (10.45%) OO
9 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
9 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
9 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (10.45%) Bash Shell
9 7 (10.45%) DevOps
10 6 (8.96%) Skype
10 6 (8.96%) Skype for Business
10 6 (8.96%) Data Quality

C
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.96%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.49%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
2 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) HFM
2 1 (1.49%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Office 365
2 4 (5.97%) Yammer
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.99%) IaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) HTTP
2 6 (8.96%) Skype
3 4 (5.97%) AMQP
4 3 (4.48%) VPN
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.99%) DNS
5 2 (2.99%) DVB
5 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.99%) VLAN
5 2 (2.99%) WAN
5 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.49%) HSRP
6 1 (1.49%) IMAP
6 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.49%) MRTG
6 1 (1.49%) Network Security
6 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) Big Data
2 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.49%) OLAP
3 1 (1.49%) OrientDB
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) GoCD
1 5 (7.46%) Jasmine
2 3 (4.48%) JMeter
3 2 (2.99%) Gerrit
3 2 (2.99%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) AppScan
4 1 (1.49%) Burp Suite
4 1 (1.49%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.49%) GDB
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.49%) MSTest
4 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) WinDbg
4 1 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.96%) Aerospace
3 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Games
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) German Language
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Developer
2 8 (11.94%) Software Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) Software Developer
4 6 (8.96%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) C Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 2 (2.99%) IT Manager
6 2 (2.99%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Lead Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Performance Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Programme Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Python Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
1 5 (7.46%) HTML
1 5 (7.46%) JSON
1 5 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (5.97%) .NET
3 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.48%) HTML5
3 3 (4.48%) Laravel
3 3 (4.48%) Node.js
3 3 (4.48%) Symfony
3 3 (4.48%) Web Services
4 2 (2.99%) DirectX
4 2 (2.99%) Django
4 2 (2.99%) Flask
4 2 (2.99%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (2.99%) OpenGL
4 2 (2.99%) WebGL
4 2 (2.99%) XML
5 1 (1.49%) Middleware
5 1 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
1 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.97%) Virtual Team
2 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.48%) Robotics
3 2 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) STB
4 1 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.49%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) IPTV
4 1 (1.49%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.49%) MPEG
4 1 (1.49%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.49%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Linux
2 11 (16.42%) Windows
3 4 (5.97%) Android
4 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.48%) Unix
5 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.49%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) Debian
6 1 (1.49%) Kali Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) Project Management
2 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (10.45%) DevOps
2 7 (10.45%) OO
2 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
3 6 (8.96%) Migration
3 6 (8.96%) SysML
3 6 (8.96%) UML
4 5 (7.46%) API Development
4 5 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (7.46%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (7.46%) Escalation Management
4 5 (7.46%) Microservices
4 5 (7.46%) Project Governance
4 5 (7.46%) SOLID
5 4 (5.97%) Scrum
6 3 (4.48%) ITIL
6 3 (4.48%) SOA
6 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) C++
1 14 (20.90%) Python
2 11 (16.42%) C#
2 11 (16.42%) SQL
3 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.94%) Java
5 7 (10.45%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.96%) Ada
6 6 (8.96%) PHP
7 5 (7.46%) F#
7 5 (7.46%) Go
7 5 (7.46%) Haskell
7 5 (7.46%) OCaml
7 5 (7.46%) Ruby
7 5 (7.46%) Rust
8 2 (2.99%) Cython
8 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) HNC
4 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.99%) PgMP
4 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.49%) CCNP
5 1 (1.49%) CCSP
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CISSP
5 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) GPEN
5 1 (1.49%) GWAPT
5 1 (1.49%) GXPN
5 1 (1.49%) OSCE
5 1 (1.49%) OSCP
5 1 (1.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.99%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Docker
2 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.97%) VMware ESX
2 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) vSphere
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.49%) Ceph
4 1 (1.49%) Dovecot
4 1 (1.49%) iptables
4 1 (1.49%) KVM
4 1 (1.49%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (7.46%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.99%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) Cacti
4 1 (1.49%) Core Impact
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.49%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.49%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.49%) Nessus
4 1 (1.49%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.49%) Nmap
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.49%) Puppet
4 1 (1.49%) RANCID
4 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.49%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) VMware
3 6 (8.96%) HP
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) EMC
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle
6 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.48%) Samsung
7 2 (2.99%) Genesys
7 2 (2.99%) Juniper
7 2 (2.99%) SAP
8 1 (1.49%) Ariba
8 1 (1.49%) DocuSign
8 1 (1.49%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.49%) F5
8 1 (1.49%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.49%) Serena
8 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
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