The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 15 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 2 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.13% - 23.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% - 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate
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£326 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
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 Brentwood region.

Programming Languages Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 40.63% 63.16% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 7
Average daily rate £325 £233 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.78% -28.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

C
Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) CGI
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Trac
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) UPnP
2 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi

C
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) UPnP
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Trac
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine
2 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C