The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 9 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing C 53 78 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.01% 16.32% 9.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.36% 32.37% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 19
Median daily rate £500 £500 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 9
Median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £39.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +18.30%

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
169 241 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.88% 50.42% 52.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 114 184
Median daily rate £434 £415 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +4 3 - - 3
Gloucester +1 2 £475 +18.75% 1
Tewkesbury +5 1 - -
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for C.

1 104 (84.55%) Security Cleared
2 88 (71.54%) DV Cleared
3 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (42.28%) Software Engineering
5 42 (34.15%) Java
6 32 (26.02%) C++
6 32 (26.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (24.39%) Requirements Management
8 29 (23.58%) Oracle
9 28 (22.76%) PRINCE2
9 28 (22.76%) Scrum
10 26 (21.14%) Project Management
11 22 (17.89%) Perl
11 22 (17.89%) Software Testing
12 20 (16.26%) MS Excel
12 20 (16.26%) Hadoop
12 20 (16.26%) SDLC
13 19 (15.45%) Change Control
13 19 (15.45%) Information Assurance
13 19 (15.45%) Linux
13 19 (15.45%) Python
13 19 (15.45%) Finance
13 19 (15.45%) Risk Management
13 19 (15.45%) Document Management
14 18 (14.63%) J2EE
15 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 16 (13.01%) Web Services
17 15 (12.20%) UML
17 15 (12.20%) Embedded C
18 14 (11.38%) ITIL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.50%) JBoss
2 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.44%) Apache
3 3 (2.44%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.44%) Confluence
3 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Project
3 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Primavera
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (7.32%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.81%) LAN
3 1 (0.81%) RS-232
3 1 (0.81%) RS-485
3 1 (0.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.26%) Hadoop
2 14 (11.38%) Big Data
3 11 (8.94%) SQL Server
4 10 (8.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.44%) OrientDB
6 2 (1.63%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.63%) MySQL
6 2 (1.63%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Selenium
2 11 (8.94%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.50%) JUnit
3 8 (6.50%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.44%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.44%) JIRA
4 3 (2.44%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.44%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 19 (15.45%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.63%) Avionics
3 2 (1.63%) Games
3 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Electronics
4 1 (0.81%) Military
4 1 (0.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (22.76%) Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Java Developer
3 21 (17.07%) Software Engineer
4 19 (15.45%) Project Officer
5 13 (10.57%) Project Support Officer
5 13 (10.57%) Support Officer
6 12 (9.76%) Test Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) Integration Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Embedded Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) DV Cleared Java Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Analyst
12 4 (3.25%) C Software Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Installation Technician
12 4 (3.25%) Requirements Engineer
13 3 (2.44%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.63%) J2EE
2 16 (13.01%) Web Services
3 12 (9.76%) EJB
4 10 (8.13%) Hibernate
4 10 (8.13%) JSF
5 9 (7.32%) REST
5 9 (7.32%) XML
6 8 (6.50%) EJB 3.0
6 8 (6.50%) JAXB
6 8 (6.50%) JPA
6 8 (6.50%) PrimeFaces
6 8 (6.50%) XSD
6 8 (6.50%) XSLT
7 4 (3.25%) Java EE
7 4 (3.25%) Spring
8 2 (1.63%) STL
9 1 (0.81%) CSS
9 1 (0.81%) HTML
9 1 (0.81%) jQuery
9 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.25%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.44%) Wiki
3 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.63%) CCTV
3 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.81%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.81%) FMCG
4 1 (0.81%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.81%) Verilog
4 1 (0.81%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.45%) Linux
2 12 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (2.44%) Unix
4 2 (1.63%) Android
4 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (42.28%) Software Engineering
3 32 (26.02%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (24.39%) Requirements Management
5 28 (22.76%) PRINCE2
5 28 (22.76%) Scrum
6 26 (21.14%) Project Management
7 22 (17.89%) Software Testing
8 20 (16.26%) SDLC
9 19 (15.45%) Change Control
9 19 (15.45%) Document Management
9 19 (15.45%) Information Assurance
9 19 (15.45%) Risk Management
10 15 (12.20%) UML
11 14 (11.38%) DevOps
11 14 (11.38%) ITIL
12 13 (10.57%) OO
12 13 (10.57%) Requirements Analysis
12 13 (10.57%) Validation
13 12 (9.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (34.15%) Java
2 32 (26.02%) C++
3 22 (17.89%) Perl
4 19 (15.45%) Python
5 15 (12.20%) Embedded C
6 12 (9.76%) Embedded C++
7 11 (8.94%) Bash Shell
7 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.88%) Ruby
9 5 (4.07%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.44%) Ada
10 3 (2.44%) C#
10 3 (2.44%) Scala
11 2 (1.63%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.63%) SQL
12 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 104 (84.55%) Security Cleared
2 88 (71.54%) DV Cleared
3 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (10.57%) Degree
5 9 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 8 (6.50%) ISEB
7 4 (3.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) DO-178B
2 4 (3.25%) PMO
3 3 (2.44%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) MISRA
4 1 (0.81%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Kibana
Vendors
1 29 (23.58%) Oracle
2 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.25%) IBM
4 3 (2.44%) EMC
5 2 (1.63%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.63%) Freescale
5 2 (1.63%) Renesas
5 2 (1.63%) Wind River
6 1 (0.81%) Altera
6 1 (0.81%) Motorola
6 1 (0.81%) Xilinx