The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gloucestershire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 20 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing C 27 17 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.78% 6.67% 18.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.71% 17.00% 35.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 36
Average daily rate
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£318 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £425 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
197 100 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 49.50% 39.22% 52.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 63 162
Average daily rate £375 £373 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 16
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £12.40 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C
South West

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 July 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
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 July 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 +2 4 - - 1
Gloucester -9 2 £285 -
Tewkesbury - - - -
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 27 (55.10%) Security Cleared
2 24 (48.98%) DV Cleared
3 16 (32.65%) C++
4 13 (26.53%) Linux
4 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
5 12 (24.49%) Java
6 8 (16.33%) Oracle
6 8 (16.33%) Embedded C
7 7 (14.29%) UNIX
7 7 (14.29%) Windows
7 7 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
8 6 (12.24%) DO-178B
8 6 (12.24%) Python
9 5 (10.20%) OO
9 5 (10.20%) ITIL
9 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
9 5 (10.20%) C#
9 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
9 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.20%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
10 4 (8.16%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (8.16%) HTML
10 4 (8.16%) Perl
10 4 (8.16%) XML
10 4 (8.16%) XSLT
11 3 (6.12%) MS Office
11 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio

C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (4.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
1 3 (6.12%) SAN
1 3 (6.12%) Network Security
2 2 (4.08%) LTE
2 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.08%) 4G
2 2 (4.08%) Wireless
2 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) FTP
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) LDAP
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) PBX
3 1 (2.04%) PSTN
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) Nortel Meridian
3 1 (2.04%) SSH
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
3 2 (4.08%) LabVIEW
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
3 2 (4.08%) Maven
3 2 (4.08%) Ant
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.04%) JUnit
4 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.04%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.08%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Avionics
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Software Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.08%) C++ Developer
5 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.08%) DBA
5 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.08%) C Developer
5 2 (4.08%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Requirements Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (2.04%) XML Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
1 4 (8.16%) XSLT
1 4 (8.16%) XML
2 3 (6.12%) HTML5
3 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) J2EE
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) Drools
4 1 (2.04%) RESTful
4 1 (2.04%) REST
4 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) DOM
4 1 (2.04%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Firmware
1 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
1 2 (4.08%) PKI
1 2 (4.08%) SCADA
1 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.04%) Handset
2 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) UNIX
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.20%) ITIL
3 5 (10.20%) OO
4 4 (8.16%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.12%) Service Management
5 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.12%) Release Management
5 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.08%) Scrum
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) C++
2 12 (24.49%) Java
3 8 (16.33%) Embedded C
4 6 (12.24%) Python
5 5 (10.20%) C#
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.04%) sed
8 1 (2.04%) AWK
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) Scala
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) Security Cleared
2 24 (48.98%) DV Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) CISSP
4 1 (2.04%) OCP
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.04%) NFS
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.08%) MKS
3 2 (4.08%) PTC
3 2 (4.08%) Wind River
4 1 (2.04%) Acronis
4 1 (2.04%) 3Com
4 1 (2.04%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.04%) Serena
4 1 (2.04%) AppSense
4 1 (2.04%) Sun
4 1 (2.04%) Nortel
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Avaya
4 1 (2.04%) NetApp
4 1 (2.04%) StorageTek
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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