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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 9 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing C 59 63 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.62% 13.91% 6.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.42% 28.13% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 9
Median daily rate £500 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £323 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.90 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +19.71%

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
182 224 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.27% 49.45% 48.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 108 157
Median daily rate £425 £415 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 15
Median hourly rate £33.75 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £55.48 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +12 6 - - 2
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 106 (84.80%) Security Cleared
2 92 (73.60%) DV Cleared
3 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (39.20%) Software Engineering
4 40 (32.00%) Java
5 35 (28.00%) C++
6 34 (27.20%) Requirements Management
7 33 (26.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 30 (24.00%) PRINCE2
9 29 (23.20%) Oracle
10 28 (22.40%) Project Management
11 24 (19.20%) Scrum
12 23 (18.40%) Hadoop
13 21 (16.80%) Risk Management
13 21 (16.80%) Finance
13 21 (16.80%) Document Management
13 21 (16.80%) Perl
13 21 (16.80%) Information Assurance
13 21 (16.80%) Change Control
14 19 (15.20%) Linux
15 18 (14.40%) MS Excel
16 17 (13.60%) UML
16 17 (13.60%) ITIL
16 17 (13.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 16 (12.80%) Embedded C
17 16 (12.80%) Python
17 16 (12.80%) Software Testing
18 15 (12.00%) SC Cleared
18 15 (12.00%) Big Data
18 15 (12.00%) SDLC

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 10 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.80%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (4.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (4.00%) JBoss
4 4 (3.20%) Apache
4 4 (3.20%) Confluence
5 2 (1.60%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (14.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Project
3 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.80%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (8.80%) Amazon S3
2 6 (4.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.80%) LAN
3 1 (0.80%) RS-232
3 1 (0.80%) RS-485
3 1 (0.80%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) Hadoop
2 15 (12.00%) Big Data
3 14 (11.20%) Oracle Database
4 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.20%) MySQL
5 4 (3.20%) Neo4j
5 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.20%) OrientDB
5 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.60%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Cucumber
1 10 (8.00%) Selenium
2 8 (6.40%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (4.00%) JUnit
4 4 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.20%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.20%) JIRA
5 1 (0.80%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.80%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 21 (16.80%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.60%) Avionics
3 2 (1.60%) Games
4 1 (0.80%) Electronics
4 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (19.20%) Developer
2 23 (18.40%) Software Engineer
3 22 (17.60%) Java Developer
4 21 (16.80%) Project Officer
5 14 (11.20%) Project Support Officer
5 14 (11.20%) Support Officer
6 11 (8.80%) Embedded Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Test Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 9 (7.20%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Big Data Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) C Software Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Installation Technician
11 4 (3.20%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.20%) J2EE
2 12 (9.60%) Web Services
3 11 (8.80%) EJB
4 9 (7.20%) JSF
5 7 (5.60%) Hibernate
6 6 (4.80%) Java EE
6 6 (4.80%) Spring
7 5 (4.00%) EJB 3.0
7 5 (4.00%) JAXB
7 5 (4.00%) JPA
7 5 (4.00%) PrimeFaces
7 5 (4.00%) REST
7 5 (4.00%) XML
7 5 (4.00%) XSD
7 5 (4.00%) XSLT
8 2 (1.60%) STL
9 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.80%) LINQ
9 1 (0.80%) Node.js
9 1 (0.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) Mathematics
1 9 (7.20%) Physics
2 4 (3.20%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.20%) Driving Licence
2 4 (3.20%) Wiki
3 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.60%) CCTV
3 2 (1.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.80%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.80%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.80%) Verilog
4 1 (0.80%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.20%) Linux
2 10 (8.00%) Windows
3 3 (2.40%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.60%) Android
4 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (39.20%) Software Engineering
2 34 (27.20%) Requirements Management
3 33 (26.40%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (24.00%) PRINCE2
5 28 (22.40%) Project Management
6 24 (19.20%) Scrum
7 21 (16.80%) Change Control
7 21 (16.80%) Document Management
7 21 (16.80%) Information Assurance
7 21 (16.80%) Risk Management
8 17 (13.60%) ITIL
8 17 (13.60%) UML
9 16 (12.80%) Software Testing
10 15 (12.00%) SDLC
11 14 (11.20%) DevOps
11 14 (11.20%) OO
12 11 (8.80%) Change Management
12 11 (8.80%) MODAF
12 11 (8.80%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.00%) Java
2 35 (28.00%) C++
3 21 (16.80%) Perl
4 16 (12.80%) Embedded C
4 16 (12.80%) Python
5 13 (10.40%) Embedded C++
6 12 (9.60%) JavaScript
7 11 (8.80%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.00%) Assembly Language
8 5 (4.00%) Ruby
9 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.20%) Scala
9 4 (3.20%) SQL
10 3 (2.40%) Ada
10 3 (2.40%) C#
11 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.80%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 106 (84.80%) Security Cleared
2 92 (73.60%) DV Cleared
3 17 (13.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 14 (11.20%) Degree
6 5 (4.00%) ISEB
7 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.60%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) MISRA
3 1 (0.80%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (23.20%) Oracle
2 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.20%) IBM
4 3 (2.40%) EMC
5 2 (1.60%) Renesas
6 1 (0.80%) Altera
6 1 (0.80%) Motorola
6 1 (0.80%) Xilinx