The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheltenham region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 16 17 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing C 5 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.27% 1.23% 19.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.20% 3.13% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 13
Average daily rate
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- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £34.25 - £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.65 - £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 32 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 35.04% 39.51% 55.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 40
Average daily rate £405 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £698
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £34.25 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C
Gloucestershire

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

C
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
2 7 (36.84%) DO-178B
2 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
3 6 (31.58%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) C++
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) XSLT
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) HTTP
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
7 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) ITSM
7 2 (10.53%) MKS
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) VMware

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) GSM
3 1 (5.26%) PBX
3 1 (5.26%) UMTS
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) 3G
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) SSH
3 1 (5.26%) Nortel Meridian
3 1 (5.26%) LTE
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) MSI
3 1 (5.26%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Avionics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Database Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Voice Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) XML
1 3 (15.79%) XSLT
1 3 (15.79%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Database Security
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
2 4 (21.05%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) OCP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) DO-178B
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.26%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) MKS
3 2 (10.53%) PTC
3 2 (10.53%) Wind River
4 1 (5.26%) Acronis
4 1 (5.26%) 3Com
4 1 (5.26%) TOWER Software
4 1 (5.26%) Serena
4 1 (5.26%) AppSense
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Nortel
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) StorageTek
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago