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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 23 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing C 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.65% 2.86% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.02% 14.29% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -9.72%
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
47 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.46% 20.00% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 9
Average daily rate £330 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £12.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -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 October 2014.

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 October 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 6 (42.86%) CESG
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Android
6 3 (21.43%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (14.29%) MCSE
7 2 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (14.29%) MCITP
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (7.14%) NFC
8 1 (7.14%) SCCM
8 1 (7.14%) Kanban
8 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (7.14%) PaaS
8 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) NFC
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Architect
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) EMV
2 1 (7.14%) Smartcard
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
5 1 (7.14%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) UML
1 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (7.14%) Scrum
1 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
1 1 (7.14%) Kanban
1 1 (7.14%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) BT
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