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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 16 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing C 37 7 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.89% 3.14% 16.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.05% 8.43% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 28
Average daily rate
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£350 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 - £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
205 83 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 43.71% 37.22% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 42 106
Average daily rate £375 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £12.75 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.60 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 -1 5 - - 9
Gloucester -11 2 £285 - 6
Tewkesbury - 2 - -
Stroud - - - -
Cirencester - - - -
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 33 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 30 (52.63%) DV Cleared
3 22 (38.60%) C++
3 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
4 15 (26.32%) Java
5 11 (19.30%) Embedded C
6 10 (17.54%) Linux
6 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.54%) Integration Testing
7 8 (14.04%) Oracle
7 8 (14.04%) DO-178B
8 7 (12.28%) Python
8 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
8 7 (12.28%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (10.53%) XML
9 6 (10.53%) Windows
9 6 (10.53%) OO
10 5 (8.77%) C#
10 5 (8.77%) ClearCase
10 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.77%) Scrum
10 5 (8.77%) Software Testing
10 5 (8.77%) Release Management
10 5 (8.77%) LTE
10 5 (8.77%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
11 4 (7.02%) UNIX
11 4 (7.02%) 3G
11 4 (7.02%) Finance
11 4 (7.02%) Aerospace

C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) LTE
2 4 (7.02%) 3G
3 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.26%) GSM
3 3 (5.26%) UMTS
3 3 (5.26%) HTTP
4 2 (3.51%) SAN
4 2 (3.51%) Network Security
4 2 (3.51%) Wireless
4 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.51%) AMQP
4 2 (3.51%) 4G
5 1 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (1.75%) SSL
5 1 (1.75%) WAN
5 1 (1.75%) LAN
5 1 (1.75%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (8.77%) ClearCase
3 4 (7.02%) Subversion
4 3 (5.26%) Maven
4 3 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (5.26%) Ant
4 3 (5.26%) JUnit
4 3 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (3.51%) Metasploit
5 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.51%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.26%) Avionics
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Developer
3 5 (8.77%) C++ Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Leader
6 2 (3.51%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Requirements Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.51%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (3.51%) Development Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Consultant
7 1 (1.75%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) XML
2 3 (5.26%) HTML
2 3 (5.26%) XSLT
2 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.51%) JSF
3 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.51%) JAXB
3 2 (3.51%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) J2EE
3 2 (3.51%) EJB
3 2 (3.51%) SOAP
3 2 (3.51%) STL
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) HTML5
3 2 (3.51%) REST
3 2 (3.51%) JAX-RS
3 2 (3.51%) JPA
3 2 (3.51%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (3.51%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (1.75%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (3.51%) SCADA
2 2 (3.51%) Firmware
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.75%) PKI
3 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
2 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.54%) Integration Testing
3 6 (10.53%) OO
4 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.77%) Scrum
4 5 (8.77%) Software Testing
4 5 (8.77%) Release Management
5 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.02%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Project Management
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL
6 3 (5.26%) UML
7 2 (3.51%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) C++
2 15 (26.32%) Java
3 11 (19.30%) Embedded C
4 7 (12.28%) Python
5 5 (8.77%) C#
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.26%) SQL
7 3 (5.26%) Ruby
8 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.51%) Perl
9 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.75%) Scala
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 30 (52.63%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) ISEB
4 2 (3.51%) CISSP
4 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.75%) HND
5 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Wind River
3 3 (5.26%) Serena
3 3 (5.26%) JBoss
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Software AG
4 1 (1.75%) MKS
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) PTC
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 20 days ago