The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 20 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing C 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.31% 2.22% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 6.56% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £394 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.44%
C
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 61 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 41.32% 33.89% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 34 34
Median daily rate £403 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

C
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Guildford region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C across the Guildford region.

C Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Guildford region with a requirement for C.

1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) 2G
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) Huawei
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) LTE
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (25.00%) 4G
3 2 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Nokia
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) 3G

C
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) 2G
1 2 (25.00%) 3G
1 2 (25.00%) 4G
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) GSM
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) LTE
1 2 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (25.00%) UMTS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Physicist
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Threat Detection
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
1 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (25.00%) Huawei
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp
1 2 (25.00%) Nokia
1 2 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
1 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (12.50%) Arqiva
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) NetCracker
2 1 (12.50%) Siemens
2 1 (12.50%) Telindus
2 1 (12.50%) Virgin Media
2 1 (12.50%) ZTE