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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 18 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing C 16 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.88% 4.10% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.23% 16.90% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
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 £39.50 - £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
C
Berkshire

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
61 71 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.43% 24.23% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 25
Average daily rate £330 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £39.50 £13.13 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.95% -38.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) CESG
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) PKI
7 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 3 (12.50%) IBM
8 3 (12.50%) PowerHA
8 3 (12.50%) Fujitsu
8 3 (12.50%) i5/OS
8 3 (12.50%) iSeries
8 3 (12.50%) SNA
8 3 (12.50%) WAN
8 3 (12.50%) OS/400
8 3 (12.50%) FTP
8 3 (12.50%) HTTP
8 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 3 (12.50%) HP
8 3 (12.50%) IBM Certification
8 3 (12.50%) Juniper
8 3 (12.50%) DB2

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) SNA
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) FTP
2 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) APPN
3 1 (4.17%) NFC
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) DB2
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) GNU Toolchain
1 1 (4.17%) BitKeeper
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Platform Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) APPC
2 2 (8.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) CESG
1 4 (16.67%) PKI
2 3 (12.50%) iSeries
2 3 (12.50%) AS400
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) EMV
4 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) i5/OS
4 3 (12.50%) OS/400
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Debian
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Android Development
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) COBOL
2 3 (12.50%) RPG
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) sed
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) AWK
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) IBM Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) PowerHA
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (4.17%) SELinux
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Fujitsu
3 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) Juniper
3 3 (12.50%) NetIQ
4 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
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