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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 26 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing C 10 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.72% 7.24% 5.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.49% 28.57% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 4
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£320 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £125.00 £16.72 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+647.60% +4.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -4.28%
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
69 77 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.65% 25.33% 34.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 19
Average daily rate £400 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £200 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Average hourly rate £125.00 £13.13 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+852.38% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Internet
4 4 (15.38%) Finance
4 4 (15.38%) PKI
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) iSeries
5 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.54%) PowerHA
5 3 (11.54%) Retail
5 3 (11.54%) Fujitsu
5 3 (11.54%) i5/OS
5 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
5 3 (11.54%) AS400
5 3 (11.54%) Tivoli NetView
5 3 (11.54%) IBM Certification
5 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) IBM
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) NetIQ
5 3 (11.54%) APPC
5 3 (11.54%) APPN
5 3 (11.54%) Linux

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (11.54%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) APPN
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) FTP
3 3 (11.54%) HTTP
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (11.54%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) BitKeeper
3 1 (3.85%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Designer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Junior
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Business Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) APPC
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) POSIX
2 2 (7.69%) Ext JS
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) PKI
2 3 (11.54%) iSeries
2 3 (11.54%) AS400
3 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) i5/OS
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.54%) OS/400
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Debian
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Scrum
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Time Management
3 2 (7.69%) Use Case
3 2 (7.69%) Product Management
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
2 3 (11.54%) Perl
2 3 (11.54%) RPG
2 3 (11.54%) COBOL
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) C++
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) sed
4 1 (3.85%) AWK
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) IBM Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMP
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) PowerHA
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (3.85%) Netcool/Proviso
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Netcool
2 1 (3.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Fujitsu
1 3 (11.54%) Juniper
1 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
1 3 (11.54%) IBM
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) NetIQ
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Becrypt
3 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix