The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 10 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing C 51 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.78% 6.87% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.57% 13.43% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 17
Average daily rate
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£461 £318 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.27% -29.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £255 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £413 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +30.43%
C
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
226 201 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.19% 51.15% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 104 63
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 12
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.10 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £42.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

C
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -8 4 £425 - 6
Gloucester +5 2 £410 +43.85% 5
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 98 (83.76%) Security Cleared
2 90 (76.92%) DV Cleared
3 33 (28.21%) Java
4 25 (21.37%) Software Engineering
4 25 (21.37%) SC Cleared
5 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (17.95%) J2EE
7 19 (16.24%) C++
7 19 (16.24%) Linux
8 16 (13.68%) Information Assurance
9 15 (12.82%) Change Control
9 15 (12.82%) Embedded C
9 15 (12.82%) Finance
10 14 (11.97%) PRINCE2
10 14 (11.97%) Web Services
11 13 (11.11%) Oracle
12 12 (10.26%) Risk Management
12 12 (10.26%) Rational DOORS
13 11 (9.40%) DO-178B
13 11 (9.40%) Aerospace
13 11 (9.40%) SQL
14 10 (8.55%) Windows
14 10 (8.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (8.55%) Integration Testing
15 9 (7.69%) Document Management
15 9 (7.69%) Python
15 9 (7.69%) XML
16 8 (6.84%) UML
16 8 (6.84%) Configuration Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (4.27%) JBoss
2 4 (3.42%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.71%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.71%) Node.js
4 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.56%) ASN.1
3 2 (1.71%) HTTP
3 2 (1.71%) Wireless
4 1 (0.85%) IPsec
4 1 (0.85%) VoIP
4 1 (0.85%) X.509
4 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.85%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.85%) Network Security
4 1 (0.85%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.42%) MySQL
1 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
1 4 (3.42%) Apache Accumulo
1 4 (3.42%) Impala
2 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.71%) SQLite
3 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (5.98%) JUnit
3 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.42%) Mockito
4 3 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.71%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.85%) JIRA
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.85%) GCC
General
1 15 (12.82%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.27%) Automotive
4 3 (2.56%) Military
4 3 (2.56%) Avionics
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (33.33%) Developer
2 19 (16.24%) Java Developer
3 18 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) C++ Developer
4 10 (8.55%) Project Officer
5 9 (7.69%) Analyst
6 7 (5.98%) Project Support Officer
7 5 (4.27%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.42%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Administrator
8 4 (3.42%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (3.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.42%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Functional Tester
9 3 (2.56%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 3 (2.56%) Business Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Security Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.95%) J2EE
2 14 (11.97%) Web Services
3 9 (7.69%) XML
4 7 (5.98%) Hibernate
4 7 (5.98%) JSF
5 5 (4.27%) Java EE
5 5 (4.27%) EJB
6 4 (3.42%) JavaBeans
6 4 (3.42%) RESTful
6 4 (3.42%) GraphX
7 3 (2.56%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (2.56%) JPA
7 3 (2.56%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (2.56%) HTML5
7 3 (2.56%) CSS3
7 3 (2.56%) JAX-RS
7 3 (2.56%) JAXB
7 3 (2.56%) Django
7 3 (2.56%) CSS
7 3 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) VHDL
2 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.71%) CESG
3 2 (1.71%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.71%) Statistics
3 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.85%) SystemC
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (0.85%) Verilog
4 1 (0.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.85%) ASIC
4 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Linux
2 10 (8.55%) Windows
3 2 (1.71%) UNIX
3 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.85%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) Software Engineering
2 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.68%) Information Assurance
4 15 (12.82%) Change Control
5 14 (11.97%) PRINCE2
6 12 (10.26%) Risk Management
7 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.55%) Integration Testing
8 9 (7.69%) Document Management
9 8 (6.84%) Requirements Management
9 8 (6.84%) UML
9 8 (6.84%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.98%) Project Management
11 6 (5.13%) Scrum
11 6 (5.13%) Test Scripting
12 5 (4.27%) ITIL
12 5 (4.27%) Analytics
12 5 (4.27%) Incident Management
13 3 (2.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.21%) Java
2 19 (16.24%) C++
3 15 (12.82%) Embedded C
4 11 (9.40%) SQL
5 9 (7.69%) Python
6 5 (4.27%) C#
7 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.56%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) Tcl
10 1 (0.85%) Perl
10 1 (0.85%) PHP
10 1 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 98 (83.76%) Security Cleared
2 90 (76.92%) DV Cleared
3 25 (21.37%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (6.84%) CISSP
6 2 (1.71%) Degree
7 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) DO-178B
2 5 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (3.42%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (11.11%) Oracle
2 8 (6.84%) Serena
3 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.56%) Wind River
5 2 (1.71%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.71%) Sybase
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.85%) Green Hills
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