The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 30 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing C 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.65% 1.90% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 5.88% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £400 £535 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% +64.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
128 68 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 42.38% 32.38% 47.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 35 69
Average daily rate £300 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.13 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +6.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.61 £20.03 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £26.23 £25.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C
South East

C
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

C
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

C Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

C
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

C
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -7 2 £320 -40.18% 3
Lewes - 2 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 2 - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (50.00%) Project Management
1 7 (50.00%) Time Management
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
3 4 (28.57%) UML
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (21.43%) Remedy
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) MS Project
5 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) VC++
5 2 (14.29%) Ada
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) DFSS
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) MKS
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Xilinx

C
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (21.43%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Avionics
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) WPF
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
1 7 (50.00%) Time Management
2 4 (28.57%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) DFSS
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) VC++
1 2 (14.29%) Ada
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) DO-178B
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
1 1 (7.14%) XenServer
1 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Remedy
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) MKS
2 2 (14.29%) Xilinx
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
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