The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Guildford region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank - 25 10
Contract jobs citing C 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 1.86% 8.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.61% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 83 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 36.22% 51.55% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 24
Average daily rate £325 £323 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +9.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £158 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 11
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C
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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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Game Development
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft