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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 10 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing C 53 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.50% 9.55% 8.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.62% 18.22% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 5
Median daily rate £513 £474 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.17% +45.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £356 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £539 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
257 258 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 55.75% 52.44% 43.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 159 102
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £54.90 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +8 9 - - 9
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 105 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 101 (84.87%) DV Cleared
3 42 (35.29%) Java
4 36 (30.25%) C++
5 31 (26.05%) Project Management
6 27 (22.69%) SC Cleared
7 26 (21.85%) Oracle
7 26 (21.85%) PRINCE2
7 26 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (19.33%) Requirements Management
9 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 21 (17.65%) Hadoop
10 18 (15.13%) Information Assurance
11 17 (14.29%) Linux
12 16 (13.45%) Document Management
13 15 (12.61%) ITIL
13 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
13 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
13 15 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (11.76%) Oracle Database
14 14 (11.76%) UML
14 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
14 14 (11.76%) Perl
14 14 (11.76%) Risk Management
14 14 (11.76%) Finance
15 13 (10.92%) Change Control
16 12 (10.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (10.08%) Unix
17 11 (9.24%) EJB
17 11 (9.24%) Degree

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 8 (6.72%) JBoss
2 7 (5.88%) Apache
2 7 (5.88%) Confluence
2 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (4.20%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.20%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.36%) IIS
5 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Project
3 4 (3.36%) MS Office
4 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.84%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Primavera
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (7.56%) Amazon S3
2 7 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Firewall
1 4 (3.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) ASN.1
3 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 14 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.24%) Big Data
3 11 (9.24%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.88%) MySQL
4 7 (5.88%) Neo4j
4 7 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.04%) OrientDB
6 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.84%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) JIRA
2 9 (7.56%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (5.04%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.20%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.20%) Eclipse RCP
4 5 (4.20%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.52%) Hudson
6 3 (2.52%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (2.52%) Protractor
7 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.68%) GCC
7 2 (1.68%) Selenium
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (27.73%) Developer
2 16 (13.45%) Java Developer
3 14 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 12 (10.08%) Project Officer
5 11 (9.24%) C++ Developer
6 10 (8.40%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 10 (8.40%) Project Manager
7 9 (7.56%) Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) DV Cleared Project Manager
9 7 (5.88%) Consultant
9 7 (5.88%) Project Support Officer
9 7 (5.88%) Support Officer
10 6 (5.04%) Big Data Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Data Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (4.20%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Programme Planner
11 5 (4.20%) Project Control Officer
11 5 (4.20%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.24%) EJB
2 9 (7.56%) Spring
3 7 (5.88%) OpenCL
4 6 (5.04%) HTML
4 6 (5.04%) Java EE
4 6 (5.04%) JSF
5 5 (4.20%) J2EE
5 5 (4.20%) Swing
5 5 (4.20%) SWT
6 4 (3.36%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.36%) Node.js
7 3 (2.52%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.52%) HTML5
7 3 (2.52%) jQuery
7 3 (2.52%) JSON
7 3 (2.52%) RESTful
7 3 (2.52%) Web Services
8 1 (0.84%) Kafka
8 1 (0.84%) REST
8 1 (0.84%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.56%) Cyberthreat
1 9 (7.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.88%) VHDL
3 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.04%) Wiki
4 5 (4.20%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.20%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.36%) Physics
6 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.68%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.84%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.29%) Linux
2 12 (10.08%) Unix
3 6 (5.04%) Windows
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.05%) Project Management
2 26 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.85%) PRINCE2
3 23 (19.33%) Requirements Management
4 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 18 (15.13%) Information Assurance
6 16 (13.45%) Document Management
7 15 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (12.61%) ITIL
8 14 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 14 (11.76%) UML
9 13 (10.92%) Change Control
10 12 (10.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (9.24%) DevOps
12 9 (7.56%) MODAF
12 9 (7.56%) Scrum
12 9 (7.56%) SysML
12 9 (7.56%) TOGAF
13 7 (5.88%) OO
13 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.29%) Java
2 36 (30.25%) C++
3 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.76%) Perl
4 11 (9.24%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.56%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.56%) SQL
6 7 (5.88%) Ruby
6 7 (5.88%) Scala
7 5 (4.20%) Python
8 4 (3.36%) C#
8 4 (3.36%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.52%) Assembly Language
9 3 (2.52%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.68%) VC++
11 1 (0.84%) Ada
11 1 (0.84%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 105 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 101 (84.87%) DV Cleared
3 27 (22.69%) SC Cleared
4 11 (9.24%) Degree
5 5 (4.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.36%) CEH
6 4 (3.36%) CISSP
6 4 (3.36%) CLAS
6 4 (3.36%) IISP
6 4 (3.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) DO-178B
2 4 (3.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.36%) JSP 440
2 4 (3.36%) RMADS
3 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) Oracle
2 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.20%) Sybase
4 3 (2.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.84%) IBM
5 1 (0.84%) Zend