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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 81 63 74
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing C 38 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.63% 2.00% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.26% 8.35% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 18
Median daily rate £345 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
607 587 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.10% 24.00% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 359 320
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £34.00 £17.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 26 June 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
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 26 June 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 -1 17 £375 +19.04% 8
Bracknell -2 11 £335 +34.00% 3
Newbury -8 2 £400 -
Maidenhead - 1 £225 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 34 (44.16%) C++
2 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
3 24 (31.17%) C#
4 22 (28.57%) Windows
5 21 (27.27%) Linux
5 21 (27.27%) Degree
6 19 (24.68%) .NET
7 18 (23.38%) Mentoring
8 17 (22.08%) SQL
8 17 (22.08%) XML
8 17 (22.08%) Project Management
9 16 (20.78%) Java
10 14 (18.18%) CSS
10 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 13 (16.88%) HTTP
11 13 (16.88%) VB
11 13 (16.88%) Marketing
11 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
11 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
11 13 (16.88%) Windows Server
12 12 (15.58%) Ubuntu
12 12 (15.58%) IPsec
12 12 (15.58%) VPN
13 11 (14.29%) DNS
13 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
13 11 (14.29%) VBScript
13 11 (14.29%) DHCP
13 11 (14.29%) Python
13 11 (14.29%) Finance

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 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) Drupal
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.30%) Jetty
4 1 (1.30%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.30%) nginx
4 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Unica
2 2 (2.60%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.60%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.30%) Magento
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (1.30%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.30%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) IaaS
3 2 (2.60%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) HTTP
2 12 (15.58%) IPsec
2 12 (15.58%) VPN
3 11 (14.29%) DHCP
3 11 (14.29%) DNS
3 11 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
3 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 10 (12.99%) BGP
4 10 (12.99%) IPv6
5 4 (5.19%) DVB
6 3 (3.90%) Kerberos
6 3 (3.90%) SMS
6 3 (3.90%) UPnP
7 2 (2.60%) 3G
7 2 (2.60%) 4G
7 2 (2.60%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (2.60%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (2.60%) RANAP
7 2 (2.60%) SGSN
7 2 (2.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.19%) Big Data
3 4 (5.19%) Datazen
3 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
6 1 (1.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) AppScan
1 3 (3.90%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.60%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) Ant
3 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) JMeter
3 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.30%) Maven
3 1 (1.30%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.30%) Selenium
3 1 (1.30%) Serena SBM
3 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.30%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (16.88%) Marketing
2 11 (14.29%) Finance
3 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (16.88%) Support Engineer
2 12 (15.58%) Developer
3 10 (12.99%) Consultant
4 5 (6.49%) Analyst
4 5 (6.49%) Architect
4 5 (6.49%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) C Developer
5 4 (5.19%) C/C++ Developer
5 4 (5.19%) C++ Developer
5 4 (5.19%) Change Manager
5 4 (5.19%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Office 365 Manager
5 4 (5.19%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.19%) Technical Support
6 3 (3.90%) Embedded C Developer
6 3 (3.90%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Operations Manager
6 3 (3.90%) Security Architect
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Developer
6 3 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) .NET
2 17 (22.08%) XML
3 14 (18.18%) CSS
4 5 (6.49%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.19%) ADO
5 4 (5.19%) ADO.NET
5 4 (5.19%) Autofac
5 4 (5.19%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (5.19%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.19%) ODBC
5 4 (5.19%) OLE
5 4 (5.19%) OLE DB
5 4 (5.19%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (5.19%) XML Schema
6 3 (3.90%) HTML
7 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.60%) HTML5
8 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.30%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 11 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.19%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.90%) STB
5 2 (2.60%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.30%) AS400
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.30%) iSeries
6 1 (1.30%) MPEG
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Windows
2 21 (27.27%) Linux
3 13 (16.88%) Windows Server
4 12 (15.58%) Ubuntu
5 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.19%) Unix
7 2 (2.60%) Android
7 2 (2.60%) Solaris
8 1 (1.30%) AIX
8 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Mentoring
2 17 (22.08%) Project Management
3 11 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 11 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 10 (12.99%) Presales
4 10 (12.99%) Workflow
5 9 (11.69%) Process Improvement
6 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.39%) ITIL
7 7 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (9.09%) Escalation Management
7 7 (9.09%) Project Governance
8 6 (7.79%) CRM
8 6 (7.79%) Migration
8 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.49%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.49%) Open Source
10 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
10 4 (5.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) C++
2 24 (31.17%) C#
3 17 (22.08%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) Java
5 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
5 13 (16.88%) VB
6 11 (14.29%) Python
6 11 (14.29%) VBScript
7 5 (6.49%) Perl
7 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.49%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.19%) Embedded C
8 4 (5.19%) R
8 4 (5.19%) Scala
9 3 (3.90%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.60%) PHP
10 2 (2.60%) Ruby
11 1 (1.30%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) MCSD
2 8 (10.39%) MCSE
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.79%) MCSA
4 4 (5.19%) A+ Certification
5 2 (2.60%) CEH
5 2 (2.60%) CISA
5 2 (2.60%) CISM
5 2 (2.60%) CISSP
5 2 (2.60%) CRISC
5 2 (2.60%) GIAC
5 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.30%) NEBOSH
2 1 (1.30%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SDET
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.60%) vSphere
4 1 (1.30%) Docker
4 1 (1.30%) KVM
4 1 (1.30%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.60%) Nessus
3 2 (2.60%) Puppet
4 1 (1.30%) Ansible
4 1 (1.30%) Control-M
4 1 (1.30%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.30%) Nagios
4 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.30%) Scalr
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.30%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle
4 5 (6.49%) SAP
5 4 (5.19%) HP
5 4 (5.19%) VMware
6 3 (3.90%) IBM
7 2 (2.60%) Cisco
7 2 (2.60%) EMC
7 2 (2.60%) Genesys
7 2 (2.60%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (2.60%) Remedy
7 2 (2.60%) Veracode
8 1 (1.30%) Amdocs
8 1 (1.30%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.30%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.30%) Serena
8 1 (1.30%) Splunk
8 1 (1.30%) Virgin Media
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
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