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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 85 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing C 42 76 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.66% 2.71% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.77% 9.93% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 29
Median daily rate £375 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £233 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 £38.25 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +123.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £34.60 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £45.00 £17.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
C
South East

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
620 765 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.57% 27.32% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 472 373
Median daily rate £400 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% +110.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 21 £375 -5.06% 10
Bracknell -4 8 £524 +63.67% 4
Newbury -4 3 £400 +34.45% 3
Slough +6 2 - - 2
Maidenhead - 1 £225 - 2
Windsor - 1 - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 29 (41.43%) C++
2 25 (35.71%) Windows
3 22 (31.43%) C#
4 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 17 (24.29%) .NET
5 17 (24.29%) Mentoring
6 15 (21.43%) XML
6 15 (21.43%) Java
6 15 (21.43%) Linux
7 14 (20.00%) Python
7 14 (20.00%) CSS
8 13 (18.57%) SQL
8 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
9 12 (17.14%) Marketing
9 12 (17.14%) Degree
9 12 (17.14%) Presales
10 11 (15.71%) Computer Science
10 11 (15.71%) PowerShell
10 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (15.71%) VPN
11 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 10 (14.29%) Red Hat
11 10 (14.29%) IPsec
11 10 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (14.29%) Windows Server
12 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
12 9 (12.86%) Software-Defined Networking
12 9 (12.86%) Public Cloud
12 9 (12.86%) Process Improvement
12 9 (12.86%) Workflow

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
3 2 (2.86%) JBoss
3 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) Drupal
4 1 (1.43%) Jetty
4 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.43%) nginx
4 1 (1.43%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) WildFly
4 1 (1.43%) WordPress
4 1 (1.43%) Zope
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Unica
2 2 (2.86%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.86%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.43%) Magento
3 1 (1.43%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.43%) IaaS
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
3 1 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) VPN
2 10 (14.29%) IPsec
2 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.86%) BGP
3 9 (12.86%) DHCP
3 9 (12.86%) DNS
3 9 (12.86%) HTTP
3 9 (12.86%) IPv6
3 9 (12.86%) Software-Defined Networking
4 5 (7.14%) Kerberos
5 4 (5.71%) Wireless
6 3 (4.29%) 3G
6 3 (4.29%) 4G
6 3 (4.29%) SMS
7 2 (2.86%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (2.86%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (2.86%) RANAP
7 2 (2.86%) SAN
7 2 (2.86%) SGSN
7 2 (2.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Big Data
2 5 (7.14%) Datazen
2 5 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) AppScan
1 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) Ant
3 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.43%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.43%) JIRA
3 1 (1.43%) JMeter
3 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.43%) Maven
3 1 (1.43%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.43%) Selenium
3 1 (1.43%) Serena SBM
3 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (17.14%) Marketing
2 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.00%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.43%) Automotive
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Support Engineer
2 12 (17.14%) Consultant
3 9 (12.86%) Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Campaign Manager
8 3 (4.29%) CRM Campaign Manager
8 3 (4.29%) CRM Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Operations Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.29%) .NET
2 15 (21.43%) XML
3 14 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.14%) ADO
4 5 (7.14%) ADO.NET
4 5 (7.14%) Autofac
4 5 (7.14%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 5 (7.14%) ODBC
4 5 (7.14%) OLE
4 5 (7.14%) OLE DB
4 5 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (7.14%) XML Schema
5 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.86%) HTML
5 2 (2.86%) J2EE
6 1 (1.43%) SOAP
6 1 (1.43%) Web Services
6 1 (1.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.86%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.29%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.86%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.86%) DTV
5 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.86%) STB
6 1 (1.43%) Clustering
6 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.43%) IPTV
6 1 (1.43%) iSeries
6 1 (1.43%) MPEG
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (1.43%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Windows
2 15 (21.43%) Linux
3 10 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 9 (12.86%) Ubuntu
5 6 (8.57%) Unix
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.86%) Solaris
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.43%) AIX
8 1 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.43%) NetWare
8 1 (1.43%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (1.43%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.43%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Mentoring
2 12 (17.14%) Presales
3 9 (12.86%) Load Balancing
3 9 (12.86%) Process Improvement
3 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
3 9 (12.86%) Software Testing
3 9 (12.86%) Workflow
4 8 (11.43%) Project Management
5 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.57%) Memory Management
7 5 (7.14%) Business Transformation
7 5 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 5 (7.14%) ITIL
7 5 (7.14%) Migration
7 5 (7.14%) Open Source
7 5 (7.14%) Validation
8 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.71%) CRM
8 4 (5.71%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) C++
2 22 (31.43%) C#
3 15 (21.43%) Java
4 14 (20.00%) Python
5 13 (18.57%) SQL
6 11 (15.71%) PowerShell
7 9 (12.86%) VB
7 9 (12.86%) VBScript
8 6 (8.57%) VB.NET
9 5 (7.14%) Embedded C
9 5 (7.14%) Perl
9 5 (7.14%) R
9 5 (7.14%) Scala
9 5 (7.14%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.86%) PHP
10 2 (2.86%) Ruby
11 1 (1.43%) Delphi
11 1 (1.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) MCSD
2 9 (12.86%) MCSE
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.57%) MCSA
4 2 (2.86%) CEH
4 2 (2.86%) CISA
4 2 (2.86%) CISM
4 2 (2.86%) CISSP
4 2 (2.86%) CRISC
4 2 (2.86%) GIAC
4 2 (2.86%) HND
4 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) HNC
5 1 (1.43%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) MISRA
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.43%) ISO26262
2 1 (1.43%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.43%) NEBOSH
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) KVM
2 1 (1.43%) RHEV
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.86%) Nessus
2 2 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.43%) Control-M
3 1 (1.43%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.43%) Nagios
3 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Scalr
3 1 (1.43%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.43%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 9 (12.86%) Oracle
4 5 (7.14%) SAP
5 3 (4.29%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) Remedy
6 2 (2.86%) HP
6 2 (2.86%) Nokia Networks
6 2 (2.86%) Veracode
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.43%) ATG
7 1 (1.43%) BT
7 1 (1.43%) QNX
7 1 (1.43%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.43%) Seapine
7 1 (1.43%) Serena
7 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.43%) Splunk
7 1 (1.43%) Virgin Media
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