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 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 10 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing C 61 54 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.60% 12.08% 6.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 23.08% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 6
Median daily rate £525 £450 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +41.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +19.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £28.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
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
244 234 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.41% 52.35% 51.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 143 111
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £34.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 4 £650 +52.94% 3
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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.

1 123 (90.44%) Security Cleared
2 116 (85.29%) DV Cleared
3 43 (31.62%) Java
4 33 (24.26%) Project Management
5 32 (23.53%) C++
6 30 (22.06%) Oracle
7 27 (19.85%) PRINCE2
8 26 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (19.12%) SC Cleared
9 20 (14.71%) Linux
10 19 (13.97%) MS Excel
10 19 (13.97%) Microsoft
10 19 (13.97%) Information Assurance
11 18 (13.24%) JavaScript
12 17 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (12.50%) Requirements Management
13 16 (11.76%) Hadoop
13 16 (11.76%) Document Management
14 15 (11.03%) Software Engineering
14 15 (11.03%) Perl
14 15 (11.03%) EJB
14 15 (11.03%) Change Control
14 15 (11.03%) Relational Database
15 14 (10.29%) JBoss
15 14 (10.29%) Unix
15 14 (10.29%) Risk Management
15 14 (10.29%) Finance
16 13 (9.56%) SQL Server
16 13 (9.56%) Oracle Database
16 13 (9.56%) Bash Shell

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 14 (10.29%) JBoss
2 10 (7.35%) GlassFish
2 10 (7.35%) WebLogic
2 10 (7.35%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.41%) Apache
3 6 (4.41%) Confluence
4 5 (3.68%) IIS
5 3 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (13.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.88%) MS Office
3 5 (3.68%) MS Project
4 2 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.74%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Primavera
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) Firewall
1 5 (3.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.47%) ASN.1
2 2 (1.47%) Network Security
2 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.74%) DNS
3 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.74%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 15 (11.03%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.56%) Oracle Database
3 13 (9.56%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.88%) Big Data
5 6 (4.41%) MySQL
5 6 (4.41%) Neo4j
6 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.68%) OrientDB
7 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.74%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (8.09%) Eclipse
2 10 (7.35%) Eclipse RCP
2 10 (7.35%) JIRA
3 9 (6.62%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.41%) Protractor
4 6 (4.41%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.68%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.68%) Jasmine
5 5 (3.68%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (2.94%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.21%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.21%) Hudson
7 3 (2.21%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.47%) GCC
8 2 (1.47%) Selenium
9 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.74%) JUnit
9 1 (0.74%) Maven
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (10.29%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.21%) Electronics
3 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (34.56%) Developer
2 23 (16.91%) Java Developer
3 12 (8.82%) C++ Developer
4 11 (8.09%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 11 (8.09%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.35%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) Analyst
6 9 (6.62%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 9 (6.62%) Programme Planner
7 7 (5.15%) Coordinator
7 7 (5.15%) Project Officer
8 6 (4.41%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.41%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Delivery Project Manager
8 6 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.68%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) Data Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) Information Assurance Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.03%) EJB
2 11 (8.09%) J2EE
3 10 (7.35%) Swing
3 10 (7.35%) SWT
4 9 (6.62%) HTML
5 8 (5.88%) Spring
6 7 (5.15%) OpenCL
6 7 (5.15%) Web Services
7 6 (4.41%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.41%) RESTful
8 5 (3.68%) HTML5
8 5 (3.68%) Java EE
8 5 (3.68%) JSF
8 5 (3.68%) Node.js
9 4 (2.94%) jQuery
10 3 (2.21%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.21%) JSON
11 1 (0.74%) CSS
11 1 (0.74%) XML
11 1 (0.74%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) VHDL
2 9 (6.62%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.41%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.68%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (3.68%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.68%) Wiki
5 4 (2.94%) Physics
6 3 (2.21%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.74%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.71%) Linux
2 14 (10.29%) Unix
3 11 (8.09%) Windows
4 3 (2.21%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (2.21%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.26%) Project Management
2 27 (19.85%) PRINCE2
3 26 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.97%) Information Assurance
5 17 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 16 (11.76%) Document Management
7 15 (11.03%) Change Control
7 15 (11.03%) Software Engineering
8 14 (10.29%) Risk Management
9 12 (8.82%) Scrum
9 12 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (8.09%) UML
11 10 (7.35%) DevOps
11 10 (7.35%) ITIL
12 9 (6.62%) Coaching
13 8 (5.88%) Service Delivery
14 7 (5.15%) OO
15 6 (4.41%) Change Management
15 6 (4.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 43 (31.62%) Java
2 32 (23.53%) C++
3 18 (13.24%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.03%) Perl
5 13 (9.56%) Bash Shell
6 9 (6.62%) Python
6 9 (6.62%) SQL
7 8 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.88%) Ruby
8 6 (4.41%) Scala
9 5 (3.68%) C#
10 3 (2.21%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.47%) VC++
12 1 (0.74%) Ada
12 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.74%) PHP
12 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 123 (90.44%) Security Cleared
2 116 (85.29%) DV Cleared
3 26 (19.12%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.15%) Degree
5 5 (3.68%) CISSP
5 5 (3.68%) CLAS
5 5 (3.68%) IISP
6 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.74%) MCAD
7 1 (0.74%) MCITP
7 1 (0.74%) MCSD
7 1 (0.74%) MCTS
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.35%) QA
2 5 (3.68%) DO-178B
2 5 (3.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.68%) JSP 440
2 5 (3.68%) RMADS
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) Firmware
2 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (22.06%) Oracle
2 19 (13.97%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.35%) Sybase
4 3 (2.21%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.21%) Serena
5 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.74%) EMC
5 1 (0.74%) HP
5 1 (0.74%) IBM
5 1 (0.74%) OpenText
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.74%) Zend