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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 14 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.59% - 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £275 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +1.44%
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
23 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.51% 30.30% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 9
Average daily rate £350 £438 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £386 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £506 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Dalvik
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python

C
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Android Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Dalvik
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP