The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 23 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.24% - 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% - 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
C
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 58 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 48.51% 60.42% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 22
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £221 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.46 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.65% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

C
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (20.00%) Summit
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 14001
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) AWK
5 1 (10.00%) Jython
5 1 (10.00%) Firmware

C
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Testing Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) AWK
3 1 (10.00%) Jython
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP