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 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 18 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing C 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.00% 1.56% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 3.77% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £318
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
51 53 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 42.50% 41.41% 54.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 46
Average daily rate £315 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £281 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) System Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Intel
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) CA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) JAXB
3 2 (20.00%) Websense
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Struts
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (20.00%) ArcSight

C
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Android Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Polish Language
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) Struts
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) JAXB
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) JNI
1 2 (20.00%) SWT
1 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) System Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) BPMN
2 2 (20.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) SysML
2 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) BPEL
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C++
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) Intel
1 2 (20.00%) Juniper
1 2 (20.00%) CA
1 2 (20.00%) Websense
1 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (20.00%) FireEye
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Siebel