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 30 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 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 28 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing C 14 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.95% 2.36% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.03% 5.00% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate
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£200 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
155 140 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 43.79% 47.30% 40.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 69 72
Average daily rate £290 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £253 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 5
Average hourly rate £16.60 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

C Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +4 11 £200 - 4
Eastbourne - - - -
Lewes - - - -
Uckfield - - - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (28.57%) Games
1 6 (28.57%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) UML
3 4 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Ada
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Lua
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Avionics
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) DO-178B
3 4 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (14.29%) Xilinx
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) MS Office
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow

C
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (28.57%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (19.05%) Avionics
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
1 10 (47.62%) C Developer
2 6 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Games Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Games Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) UML
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Time Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) Ada
2 4 (19.05%) Lua
2 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Xen
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
1 1 (4.76%) XenServer
1 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Xilinx
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix