The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gloucester region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 25 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing C 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.49% 1.64% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63 17 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 47.01% 27.87% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 12 40
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £440 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £57.00 £54.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% +159.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C
Gloucestershire

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 1 August 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (66.67%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared