The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 57 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing C 17 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.87% 2.05% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.64% 5.52% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
Median daily rate £288 £413 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.30% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £386 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £455 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £34.75 £13.52 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +15.55%
C
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
366 326 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.18% 37.13% 39.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 265 262
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £9.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £100.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

C
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for C.

1 15 (44.12%) C++
2 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
3 8 (23.53%) Validation
4 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
4 5 (14.71%) Ada
4 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
5 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 4 (11.76%) MS Office
5 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (8.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Degree
6 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.82%) PLM
6 3 (8.82%) PTC
6 3 (8.82%) Primavera
6 3 (8.82%) CATIA
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Perl

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
1 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.82%) CATIA
3 2 (5.88%) Simulink
3 2 (5.88%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Primavera
2 1 (2.94%) Sentinel
2 1 (2.94%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) WebEx
2 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.94%) GPRS
2 1 (2.94%) GSM
2 1 (2.94%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
2 1 (2.94%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.88%) GDB
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
2 3 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Developer
2 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Architect
3 2 (5.88%) PMO Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Product Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Products Support Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Software Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) PyQt
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) Itk
2 1 (2.94%) PlayReady
2 1 (2.94%) Swing
2 1 (2.94%) Widevine
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) CESG
2 1 (2.94%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Digital TV
2 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.94%) IPTV
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Physics
2 1 (2.94%) STB
2 1 (2.94%) Streaming Video
2 1 (2.94%) Telematics
2 1 (2.94%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 8 (23.53%) Project Management
2 8 (23.53%) Validation
3 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (8.82%) CAD
5 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) PLM
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
5 3 (8.82%) UML
6 2 (5.88%) Line Management
6 2 (5.88%) OOP
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Governance
6 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) C++
2 5 (14.71%) Ada
2 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
3 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 3 (8.82%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) Fortran
5 2 (5.88%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) APMP
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) CLAS
3 1 (2.94%) IISP
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.94%) DO-178B
1 1 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.94%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) RMADS
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) PTC
1 3 (8.82%) Remedy
2 2 (5.88%) MathWorks
2 2 (5.88%) Serena
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft