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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South West / Bristol
Rank 57 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing C 10 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.31% 1.40% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 3.79% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £400 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.35 £22.80 £35.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £43.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +20.00%

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
275 290 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.09% 36.85% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 215 261
Median daily rate £385 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 4 (16.00%) Simulink
5 4 (16.00%) Ada
5 4 (16.00%) C++
5 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
5 4 (16.00%) Validation
5 4 (16.00%) Primavera
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.00%) UML
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) Windows
6 3 (12.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (12.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
6 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Wireshark

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 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Simulink
2 2 (8.00%) Stateflow
3 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Primavera
2 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.00%) AMQP
2 1 (4.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (12.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (8.00%) GDB
3 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Ada Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Developer
4 1 (4.00%) MATLAB Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) SOC Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Ajax
1 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
1 1 (4.00%) JSON
1 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (4.00%) PyQt
1 1 (4.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) STB
3 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) Validation
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Line Management
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (12.00%) UML
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (16.00%) Ada
2 4 (16.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (8.00%) Fortran
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Lua
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (4.00%) MISRA
1 1 (4.00%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) MathWorks
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Serena
3 1 (4.00%) Remedy