The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 61 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.75% - 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £360 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
C
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 319 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.18% 36.29% 51.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 171 223
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

C
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) OOD
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Android
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Android Development
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (18.18%) JMeter
5 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
5 1 (9.09%) React

C
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (9.09%) CICS
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
1 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Instructor
3 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Test Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Access Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior VBA Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) CSS3
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) DataPower
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) MVS
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
1 3 (27.27%) OO
1 3 (27.27%) OOD
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Android Development
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Kony
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin