The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 23 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing C 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.96% 1.56% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.99% 5.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £327 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.41 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
C
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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
89 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 44.06% 27.34% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 24 25
Average daily rate £350 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -40.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 10 (62.50%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Xen
5 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Device Driver
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) Games
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (25.00%) Game Development
6 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Logistics
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 2 (12.50%) Data Mining

C
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (12.50%) Confluence
1 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) LTE
2 1 (6.25%) 4G
2 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Programme Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Rollout Manager
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) WSDL
1 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Device Driver
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (25.00%) Game Development
3 3 (18.75%) Logistics
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Process Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Xen
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
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