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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 56 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing C 18 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.93% 2.53% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.16% 6.15% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 1
Median daily rate £425 £400 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.63 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.13% -34.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £12.82 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £38.90 £44.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
349 374 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.41% 41.19% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 315 254
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 8
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.27 £9.28 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £94.10 £44.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 21 (55.26%) C++
2 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
3 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) Embedded C
5 5 (13.16%) Validation
5 5 (13.16%) CAD
5 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) PLM
6 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (10.53%) Ada
6 4 (10.53%) MS Office
6 4 (10.53%) UML
7 3 (7.89%) HTML
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) XML
7 3 (7.89%) XSL
7 3 (7.89%) Perl
7 3 (7.89%) Swing
7 3 (7.89%) Remedy
7 3 (7.89%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) Subversion
7 3 (7.89%) Degree
7 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
1 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.89%) CATIA
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.63%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.63%) Primavera
2 1 (2.63%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) WebEx
2 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.63%) GGSN
2 1 (2.63%) GPRS
2 1 (2.63%) GSM
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) OpenFlow
2 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.63%) SGSN
2 1 (2.63%) Wireless
2 1 (2.63%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.63%) DB2
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) GDB
2 2 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
3 3 (7.89%) Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (5.26%) PMO Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Product Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Products Support Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Ada Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Software Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) HTML
1 3 (7.89%) Itk
1 3 (7.89%) Swing
1 3 (7.89%) XML
1 3 (7.89%) XSL
2 2 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (2.63%) OpenDaylight
3 1 (2.63%) PlayReady
3 1 (2.63%) PyQt
3 1 (2.63%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) CESG
2 1 (2.63%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Digital TV
2 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.63%) IPTV
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) STB
2 1 (2.63%) Streaming Video
2 1 (2.63%) Telematics
2 1 (2.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) VxWorks
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
2 5 (13.16%) CAD
2 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
2 5 (13.16%) PLM
2 5 (13.16%) Project Management
2 5 (13.16%) Validation
3 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 4 (10.53%) UML
4 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.26%) ERP
5 2 (5.26%) OO
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Programme Governance
5 2 (5.26%) SOA
5 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) C++
2 5 (13.16%) Embedded C
2 5 (13.16%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) Ada
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Ada 95
6 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) APMP
3 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (2.63%) CLAS
3 1 (2.63%) HND
3 1 (2.63%) IISP
3 1 (2.63%) PMP
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.63%) DO-178B
1 1 (2.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.63%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) MISRA
1 1 (2.63%) MISRA C
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.89%) PTC
1 3 (7.89%) Remedy
2 2 (5.26%) Broadcom
2 2 (5.26%) Serena
2 2 (5.26%) Siemens
2 2 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (2.63%) Huawei
3 1 (2.63%) Netezza
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com