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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 7 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing C 72 44 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.82% 8.61% 5.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.64% 17.05% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 2
Average daily rate £520 £461 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.73% -8.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 3
Average hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +168.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.38% +2.85%
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
214 258 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.03% 50.49% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 178 42
Average daily rate £420 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £340 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £30.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +36.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £36.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 7 - - 6
Cirencester 0 2 £288 -17.85%
Tewkesbury -2 2 - -
Gloucester - 1 £400 - 4
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 117 (90.70%) Security Cleared
2 109 (84.50%) DV Cleared
3 45 (34.88%) Java
4 32 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
6 27 (20.93%) C++
6 27 (20.93%) Information Assurance
7 22 (17.05%) SC Cleared
8 21 (16.28%) PRINCE2
8 21 (16.28%) Linux
8 21 (16.28%) Finance
9 20 (15.50%) Risk Management
9 20 (15.50%) J2EE
9 20 (15.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (15.50%) Change Control
10 18 (13.95%) Document Management
10 18 (13.95%) Requirements Management
10 18 (13.95%) Unix
10 18 (13.95%) Oracle
11 15 (11.63%) Web Services
11 15 (11.63%) JUnit
11 15 (11.63%) Project Management
12 14 (10.85%) C#
12 14 (10.85%) Microsoft
12 14 (10.85%) TDD
13 13 (10.08%) Software Engineering
13 13 (10.08%) JBoss
13 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
13 13 (10.08%) Eclipse
13 13 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (10.08%) JBoss
2 9 (6.98%) Apache
3 7 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.43%) GlassFish
3 7 (5.43%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.43%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.78%) Eucalyptus
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.78%) Node.js
5 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.53%) MS Office
2 11 (8.53%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.55%) MS Project
4 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) LDAP
2 6 (4.65%) Firewall
3 5 (3.88%) Internet
4 4 (3.10%) HTTP
5 2 (1.55%) DNS
5 2 (1.55%) Network Security
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.78%) DHCP
6 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.78%) IPv4
6 1 (0.78%) LAN
6 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.78%) WAN
6 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.75%) Oracle Database
2 9 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.20%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (11.63%) JUnit
2 13 (10.08%) Eclipse
3 9 (6.98%) Selenium
4 7 (5.43%) Eclipse RCP
4 7 (5.43%) Protractor
5 6 (4.65%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.65%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.65%) IntelliJ
5 6 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.65%) Maven
6 4 (3.10%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.78%) JIRA
7 1 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (16.28%) Finance
2 7 (5.43%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.10%) Electronics
4 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (41.09%) Developer
2 34 (26.36%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 8 (6.20%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (6.20%) Programme Planner
5 7 (5.43%) C++ Developer
5 7 (5.43%) Project Officer
6 6 (4.65%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (4.65%) Linux Developer
6 6 (4.65%) Project Controller
6 6 (4.65%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.65%) Software Engineer
7 5 (3.88%) C Developer
7 5 (3.88%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (3.88%) Information Assurance Practitioner
7 5 (3.88%) Project Control Officer
7 5 (3.88%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.88%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (3.88%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.50%) J2EE
2 15 (11.63%) Web Services
3 11 (8.53%) .NET
4 10 (7.75%) XML
5 9 (6.98%) AngularJS
5 9 (6.98%) Hibernate
5 9 (6.98%) JMS
5 9 (6.98%) XSLT
6 7 (5.43%) EJB
6 7 (5.43%) Swing
6 7 (5.43%) SWT
7 6 (4.65%) RESTEasy
7 6 (4.65%) YAML
8 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.88%) OpenCL
9 4 (3.10%) HTML
10 3 (2.33%) CSS
10 3 (2.33%) HTML5
10 3 (2.33%) jQuery
11 2 (1.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.98%) Client/Server
2 8 (6.20%) VHDL
3 7 (5.43%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.65%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.55%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.55%) Physics
6 2 (1.55%) PMI
7 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Replication
7 1 (0.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.28%) Linux
2 18 (13.95%) Unix
3 8 (6.20%) Windows
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.93%) Information Assurance
3 21 (16.28%) PRINCE2
4 20 (15.50%) Change Control
4 20 (15.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (15.50%) Risk Management
5 18 (13.95%) Document Management
5 18 (13.95%) Requirements Management
6 15 (11.63%) Project Management
7 14 (10.85%) TDD
8 13 (10.08%) Software Engineering
8 13 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.75%) Open Source
9 10 (7.75%) System Testing
9 10 (7.75%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.98%) SOA
10 9 (6.98%) UML
11 8 (6.20%) Coaching
12 7 (5.43%) Web Application Development
13 6 (4.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.88%) Java
2 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
3 27 (20.93%) C++
4 14 (10.85%) C#
5 11 (8.53%) Bash Shell
5 11 (8.53%) Perl
5 11 (8.53%) SQL
6 9 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.65%) Python
8 5 (3.88%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 117 (90.70%) Security Cleared
2 109 (84.50%) DV Cleared
3 22 (17.05%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (5.43%) CISSP
5 7 (5.43%) CLAS
6 5 (3.88%) IISP
7 2 (1.55%) Degree
7 2 (1.55%) HNC
7 2 (1.55%) HND
7 2 (1.55%) MAPM
7 2 (1.55%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.78%) APMP
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.78%) ISEB
8 1 (0.78%) MCAD
8 1 (0.78%) MCITP
8 1 (0.78%) MCSD
8 1 (0.78%) MCTS
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) QA
2 7 (5.43%) DO-178B
2 7 (5.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 7 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.88%) JSP 440
3 5 (3.88%) RMADS
4 2 (1.55%) COSHH
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.33%) Firmware
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 18 (13.95%) Oracle
2 14 (10.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.43%) Sybase
4 5 (3.88%) Serena
5 3 (2.33%) VMware
6 2 (1.55%) Cisco
7 1 (0.78%) EMC
7 1 (0.78%) ESRI
7 1 (0.78%) Freescale
7 1 (0.78%) HP
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) NetApp
7 1 (0.78%) OpenText
7 1 (0.78%) Wind River
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International
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