The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 56 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Contract jobs citing C 65 110 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.33% 5.19% 6.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.48% 14.63% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 57 70
Median daily rate £325 £310 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £417 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £37.80 £32.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.20 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
620 752 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.78% 35.47% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 478 445
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 33 39
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 £22.50 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.15 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook -1 12 £290 -6.45%
Southampton +21 6 £341 - 7
Winchester -4 4 £380 +15.15%
Andover -13 2 - -
Eastleigh - 2 £333 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for C.

1 96 (45.71%) Security Cleared
2 93 (44.29%) Linux
3 90 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 87 (41.43%) Software Engineering
5 81 (38.57%) C++
6 58 (27.62%) Unix
7 51 (24.29%) Multithreading
8 50 (23.81%) UML
8 50 (23.81%) Configuration Management
9 48 (22.86%) ClearCase
9 48 (22.86%) GoogleTest
10 46 (21.90%) Integration Testing
10 46 (21.90%) NUnit
11 44 (20.95%) Project Management
12 43 (20.48%) Python
13 42 (20.00%) OO
13 42 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (20.00%) Telecoms
14 41 (19.52%) Subversion
15 40 (19.05%) OOD
16 39 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
17 38 (18.10%) System Integration Testing
17 38 (18.10%) Unit Testing
17 38 (18.10%) CppUnit
17 38 (18.10%) Memory Management
17 38 (18.10%) Ant
18 36 (17.14%) SQL
18 36 (17.14%) Use Case
18 36 (17.14%) Derivative
19 33 (15.71%) Embedded C

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.90%) CMS
3 3 (1.43%) SAS
4 2 (0.95%) Apache
4 2 (0.95%) IIS
4 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.95%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.48%) JBoss
5 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.71%) MS Office
3 3 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.95%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project
5 1 (0.48%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.95%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.48%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.90%) Wireless
2 20 (9.52%) DVB
3 18 (8.57%) LTE
4 17 (8.10%) HTTP
5 12 (5.71%) SAN
6 10 (4.76%) 3G
7 9 (4.29%) 3GPP
7 9 (4.29%) PPP
8 8 (3.81%) FTP
8 8 (3.81%) SNMP
9 3 (1.43%) VPN
10 2 (0.95%) 4G
10 2 (0.95%) DHCP
10 2 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.95%) Firewall
10 2 (0.95%) Internet
10 2 (0.95%) Intranet
10 2 (0.95%) LAN
10 2 (0.95%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.10%) NoSQL
2 13 (6.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.43%) Ingres
7 2 (0.95%) DB2
7 2 (0.95%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.48%) MySQL
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 48 (22.86%) ClearCase
1 48 (22.86%) GoogleTest
2 46 (21.90%) NUnit
3 41 (19.52%) Subversion
4 38 (18.10%) Ant
4 38 (18.10%) CppUnit
5 21 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (5.24%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (3.81%) StarTeam
8 7 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.86%) Jenkins
10 5 (2.38%) Rational Rose
11 4 (1.90%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.90%) JIRA
12 3 (1.43%) ClearQuest
12 3 (1.43%) Selenium
12 3 (1.43%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 2 (0.95%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.95%) LabVIEW
General
1 42 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (5.71%) Finance
3 8 (3.81%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.38%) Legal
5 4 (1.90%) Military
5 4 (1.90%) Publishing
6 3 (1.43%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (30.00%) Developer
2 50 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 42 (20.00%) C Developer
4 38 (18.10%) Embedded Engineer
5 25 (11.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 18 (8.57%) VHDL Engineer
7 17 (8.10%) C++ Developer
7 17 (8.10%) Network Engineer
7 17 (8.10%) Software Developer
8 15 (7.14%) C/C++ Developer
9 11 (5.24%) Analyst
9 11 (5.24%) Design Engineer
9 11 (5.24%) Network Design Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) Embedded C Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Senior Network Design Engineer
12 8 (3.81%) Senior Design Engineer
12 8 (3.81%) Senior Network Engineer
13 7 (3.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.48%) HTML
2 17 (8.10%) HTML5
2 17 (8.10%) Node.js
2 17 (8.10%) REST
3 11 (5.24%) Middleware
4 10 (4.76%) Motif
5 9 (4.29%) jQuery
6 8 (3.81%) .NET
7 7 (3.33%) Web Services
7 7 (3.33%) XML
8 6 (2.86%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.86%) CSS
9 5 (2.38%) Flash
10 4 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (1.90%) WCF
11 3 (1.43%) Ajax
11 3 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.43%) wxWidgets
12 2 (0.95%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (17.14%) Derivative
3 24 (11.43%) DTV
3 24 (11.43%) STB
4 19 (9.05%) VHDL
5 17 (8.10%) Computer Science
5 17 (8.10%) MPEG
6 12 (5.71%) Mathematics
7 11 (5.24%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (4.29%) Management Information System
9 7 (3.33%) Algorithms
10 6 (2.86%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.90%) Clustering
11 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.90%) HACMP
11 4 (1.90%) Smart Meter
11 4 (1.90%) Statistics
12 3 (1.43%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 2 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 93 (44.29%) Linux
2 58 (27.62%) Unix
3 24 (11.43%) Windows
4 9 (4.29%) AIX
5 8 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.33%) Solaris
6 7 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.90%) CentOS
8 4 (1.90%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.90%) HPUX
8 4 (1.90%) NetWare
8 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.90%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.95%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.48%) Android
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.43%) Software Engineering
2 51 (24.29%) Multithreading
3 50 (23.81%) Configuration Management
3 50 (23.81%) UML
4 46 (21.90%) Integration Testing
5 44 (20.95%) Project Management
6 42 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (20.00%) OO
7 40 (19.05%) OOD
8 38 (18.10%) Memory Management
8 38 (18.10%) System Integration Testing
8 38 (18.10%) Unit Testing
9 36 (17.14%) Use Case
10 32 (15.24%) Requirements Analysis
11 26 (12.38%) Scrum
12 23 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (9.05%) TDD
14 18 (8.57%) Embedded Software Development
14 18 (8.57%) SOA
14 18 (8.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 81 (38.57%) C++
2 43 (20.48%) Python
3 36 (17.14%) SQL
4 33 (15.71%) Embedded C
5 29 (13.81%) Perl
6 26 (12.38%) Java
7 16 (7.62%) Bash Shell
8 11 (5.24%) Korn
9 10 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.81%) C#
10 8 (3.81%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.86%) ActionScript
11 6 (2.86%) ActionScript 2.0
11 6 (2.86%) ActionScript 3.0
11 6 (2.86%) Embedded C++
11 6 (2.86%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.86%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.38%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.38%) Tcl
12 5 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 96 (45.71%) Security Cleared
2 90 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 25 (11.90%) Degree
4 13 (6.19%) HND
5 11 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.76%) CCNP
7 8 (3.81%) CCNA
8 7 (3.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.48%) CCIE
9 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.29%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.90%) Docker
3 4 (1.90%) GPFS
3 4 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.90%) vSphere
4 3 (1.43%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.95%) Firmware
6 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (4.29%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.38%) Netcool
3 3 (1.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.95%) OpenNMS
4 2 (0.95%) OpenView
4 2 (0.95%) QRadar
4 2 (0.95%) SCCM
5 1 (0.48%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.67%) Cisco
3 12 (5.71%) Oracle
4 10 (4.76%) VMware
5 8 (3.81%) IBM
6 7 (3.33%) SolarWinds
7 5 (2.38%) Adobe
7 5 (2.38%) Aruba
7 5 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 5 (2.38%) HP
7 5 (2.38%) Riverbed
7 5 (2.38%) Splunk
8 4 (1.90%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.90%) Veritas
9 3 (1.43%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.95%) Apple
10 2 (0.95%) Compaq
10 2 (0.95%) EMC
10 2 (0.95%) Hitachi
10 2 (0.95%) Remedy
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