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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 20 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing C 4 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.45% 3.92% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 11.11% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £450 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +18.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.38% +2.85%
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
44 72 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 37.93% 35.29% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 55 32
Average daily rate £375 £338 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £248 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £448 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) GSM
3 2 (22.22%) UMTS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) JAXB
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Struts
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Nokia
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) PMI
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall

C
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 2G
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) GSM
1 2 (22.22%) LTE
1 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (22.22%) UMTS
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Polish Language
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) C Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) JAXB
1 2 (22.22%) JAX-WS
1 2 (22.22%) JNI
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Struts
1 2 (22.22%) SWT
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Line Management
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) XenApp
1 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
1 2 (22.22%) Huawei
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp
1 2 (22.22%) Nokia
1 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
2 1 (11.11%) NetCracker
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (11.11%) Siemens
2 1 (11.11%) VeriFone
2 1 (11.11%) ZTE
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Nigel Frank International
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