The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 23 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 Erskine 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 21 20 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing C 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.66% 1.75% 46.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.82% 5.26% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate £363 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 41.46% 33.33% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 6
Average daily rate £405 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £345 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
C
Renfrewshire

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

C
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

C
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) CAD
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) MODAF
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CAD
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) MODAF
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (40.00%) HP