The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 20 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.01% - 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% - 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £188
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £318
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +14.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
C
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 42.42% 20.55% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 13
Average daily rate £345 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £468 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

C
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) XHTML
3 2 (25.00%) TickIT
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Information Management
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) German Language
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development

C
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Android Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XHTML
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C++
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Google