The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank - 14 14
Contract jobs citing C 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - 1.45% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.67% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £355 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -9.72%
C
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 37.93% 21.74% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 10 17
Average daily rate £388 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £516 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £48.50 £21.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.58% -21.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £21.50 £23.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.30 £21.50 £31.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

C
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

C
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Design Authority
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared