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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 51 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing C 18 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.17% 0.80% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.08% 2.33% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Median daily rate £388 £420 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £345 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £555 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 10
Median hourly rate £32.50 £36.40 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +32.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £36.40 £26.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £36.40 £38.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
296 301 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.71% 34.52% 44.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 238 304
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £429 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 13
Median hourly rate £39.50 £38.70 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.86 £25.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £40.54 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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 24 May 2016.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

C
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 - -
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 19 (52.78%) C++
2 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) Linux
5 5 (13.89%) UML
5 5 (13.89%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) Ada
6 4 (11.11%) Information Security
6 4 (11.11%) CISSP
6 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 4 (11.11%) CESG
6 4 (11.11%) IISP
6 4 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (8.33%) MISRA C
7 3 (8.33%) MISRA
7 3 (8.33%) Itk
7 3 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (8.33%) Ada 95
7 3 (8.33%) Android
7 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.33%) Subversion
7 3 (8.33%) Teamcenter
7 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 3 (8.33%) Degree
7 3 (8.33%) SysML
7 3 (8.33%) JSP 440
7 3 (8.33%) 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 3 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.78%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.78%) Primavera
2 1 (2.78%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) GGSN
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) OpenFlow
1 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.78%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) DB2
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) GDB
2 2 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Ada Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Business Objects Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Planner
6 1 (2.78%) Report Developer
6 1 (2.78%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
1 3 (8.33%) Itk
1 3 (8.33%) Swing
1 3 (8.33%) XML
1 3 (8.33%) XSL
2 2 (5.56%) XSLT
3 1 (2.78%) Android SDK
3 1 (2.78%) Cocoa
3 1 (2.78%) iOS SDK
3 1 (2.78%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) CESG
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Android
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) VxWorks
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (13.89%) UML
3 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 4 (11.11%) Information Security
4 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.33%) SysML
4 3 (8.33%) Validation
5 2 (5.56%) Android Development
5 2 (5.56%) CAD
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.56%) ERP
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) PLM
5 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
5 2 (5.56%) SOA
5 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) C++
2 5 (13.89%) Ada
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) Ada 95
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++
4 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) CISSP
2 4 (11.11%) IISP
3 3 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) CLAS
4 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (8.33%) JSP 440
2 3 (8.33%) MISRA
2 3 (8.33%) MISRA C
3 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) Def Stans
3 1 (2.78%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Broadcom
2 2 (5.56%) Serena
2 2 (5.56%) Siemens
2 2 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (2.78%) Huawei
3 1 (2.78%) Netezza
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
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