The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 23 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing C 13 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.47% 4.25% 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.07% 18.29% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 4
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£300 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £82.25 - £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +11.11%
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 Bracknell region.

Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 82 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.56% 23.23% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 48 25
Average daily rate £375 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £39.50 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £9.88 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £15.00 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

C
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) Finance
6 5 (17.86%) Firewall
6 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
7 4 (14.29%) Internet
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.29%) PKI
7 4 (14.29%) CESG
7 4 (14.29%) Retail
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.71%) Fujitsu
8 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (10.71%) AS400
8 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 3 (10.71%) PowerHA
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (10.71%) iSeries
8 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
8 3 (10.71%) i5/OS
8 3 (10.71%) SNA
8 3 (10.71%) FTP
8 3 (10.71%) HTTP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) APPN
3 3 (10.71%) SNA
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) FTP
3 3 (10.71%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) DB2
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) MSI
3 1 (3.57%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (3.57%) BitKeeper
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Business Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Platform Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) APPC
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) Ext JS
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) CESG
1 4 (14.29%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) iSeries
2 3 (10.71%) AS400
3 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) EMV
4 1 (3.57%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) i5/OS
4 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.71%) OS/400
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Debian
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Project Management
2 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) Scrum
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Product Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Use Case
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Kanban
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Android Development
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 3 (10.71%) RPG
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) COBOL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) sed
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) AWK
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) IBM Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 8583
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) PowerHA
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Tivoli NetView
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SELinux
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.57%) Netcool
3 1 (3.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (3.57%) Netcool/Proviso
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) IBM
3 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.71%) NetIQ
3 3 (10.71%) Fujitsu
3 3 (10.71%) Juniper
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.57%) Becrypt
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