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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 53 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing C 70 102 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.55% 4.74% 5.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 12.86% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 56 56
Median daily rate £320 £310 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £35.00 £36.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.75 £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
630 793 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.91% 36.88% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 518 425
Median daily rate £363 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £252
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 43 33 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £19.00 £26.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 +3 15 £290 -6.45%
Southampton +17 12 £300 +140.00% 4
Eastleigh -2 2 £333 -
Winchester -9 2 £550 +66.66%
Basingstoke -6 1 - - 4
Portsmouth -14 1 - - 1
Andover -15 1 - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 78 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 73 (43.45%) SC Cleared
3 72 (42.86%) Linux
4 66 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 53 (31.55%) C++
6 43 (25.60%) Unix
7 41 (24.40%) Integration Testing
8 37 (22.02%) Multithreading
9 35 (20.83%) GoogleTest
9 35 (20.83%) Configuration Management
9 35 (20.83%) UML
10 34 (20.24%) ClearCase
10 34 (20.24%) NUnit
10 34 (20.24%) Telecoms
11 32 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (19.05%) Subversion
11 32 (19.05%) Python
12 31 (18.45%) Project Management
12 31 (18.45%) System Integration Testing
13 30 (17.86%) Unit Testing
14 29 (17.26%) Ant
14 29 (17.26%) Derivative
15 28 (16.67%) OO
15 28 (16.67%) Memory Management
15 28 (16.67%) CppUnit
16 27 (16.07%) Use Case
16 27 (16.07%) OOD
16 27 (16.07%) Requirements Analysis
17 26 (15.48%) Perl
18 25 (14.88%) MS Excel

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 10 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.38%) CMS
3 3 (1.79%) SAS
3 3 (1.79%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.60%) Documentum
5 1 (0.60%) IIS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (14.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.74%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.19%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.29%) Wireless
2 16 (9.52%) LTE
3 12 (7.14%) DVB
4 10 (5.95%) SAN
5 9 (5.36%) 3G
5 9 (5.36%) HTTP
6 8 (4.76%) 3GPP
6 8 (4.76%) PPP
7 5 (2.98%) FTP
7 5 (2.98%) SNMP
8 2 (1.19%) 4G
8 2 (1.19%) DHCP
8 2 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (1.19%) Firewall
8 2 (1.19%) Internet
8 2 (1.19%) LAN
8 2 (1.19%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (1.19%) VPN
8 2 (1.19%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.36%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.19%) DB2
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.60%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.60%) MySQL
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (20.83%) GoogleTest
2 34 (20.24%) ClearCase
2 34 (20.24%) NUnit
3 32 (19.05%) Subversion
4 29 (17.26%) Ant
5 28 (16.67%) CppUnit
6 11 (6.55%) Git (software)
6 11 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.57%) StarTeam
8 5 (2.98%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.98%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (1.79%) JIRA
9 3 (1.79%) Rational Rose
9 3 (1.79%) Selenium
9 3 (1.79%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.19%) LabVIEW
10 2 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (20.24%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.14%) Finance
3 6 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.38%) Publishing
5 3 (1.79%) Legal
6 2 (1.19%) Banking
6 2 (1.19%) Military
6 2 (1.19%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.60%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (31.55%) Developer
2 38 (22.62%) C Developer
2 38 (22.62%) Software Engineer
3 27 (16.07%) Embedded Engineer
4 23 (13.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (9.52%) VHDL Engineer
6 14 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 14 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 14 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 13 (7.74%) C/C++ Developer
8 8 (4.76%) Analyst
8 8 (4.76%) Design Engineer
8 8 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
9 7 (4.17%) C++ Software Developer
9 7 (4.17%) Test Engineer
10 6 (3.57%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 6 (3.57%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (3.57%) Senior Network Design Engineer
11 5 (2.98%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.93%) HTML
2 10 (5.95%) .NET
2 10 (5.95%) HTML5
3 9 (5.36%) jQuery
3 9 (5.36%) Node.js
3 9 (5.36%) REST
4 8 (4.76%) Middleware
4 8 (4.76%) Web Services
5 7 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.17%) CSS
6 6 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (3.57%) WCF
7 5 (2.98%) Motif
7 5 (2.98%) XML
8 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.19%) Ajax
9 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.60%) JMX
10 1 (0.60%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.26%) Derivative
2 22 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.52%) VHDL
4 15 (8.93%) Computer Science
5 13 (7.74%) STB
6 12 (7.14%) Digital TV
6 12 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 11 (6.55%) Management Information System
8 9 (5.36%) MPEG
9 6 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.38%) Statistics
11 3 (1.79%) Clustering
11 3 (1.79%) HACMP
11 3 (1.79%) Smart Meter
12 2 (1.19%) Data Centre
12 2 (1.19%) Device Driver
12 2 (1.19%) User Experience
12 2 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 72 (42.86%) Linux
2 43 (25.60%) Unix
3 21 (12.50%) Windows
4 8 (4.76%) AIX
5 6 (3.57%) Solaris
5 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.98%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.38%) CentOS
7 4 (2.38%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.38%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (1.79%) HPUX
8 3 (1.79%) NetWare
9 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.19%) VxWorks
9 2 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 41 (24.40%) Integration Testing
3 37 (22.02%) Multithreading
4 35 (20.83%) Configuration Management
4 35 (20.83%) UML
5 32 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (18.45%) Project Management
6 31 (18.45%) System Integration Testing
7 30 (17.86%) Unit Testing
8 28 (16.67%) Memory Management
8 28 (16.67%) OO
9 27 (16.07%) OOD
9 27 (16.07%) Requirements Analysis
9 27 (16.07%) Use Case
10 24 (14.29%) Scrum
11 16 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (6.55%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (6.55%) TDD
12 11 (6.55%) User Stories
13 10 (5.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.55%) C++
2 32 (19.05%) Python
3 26 (15.48%) Perl
4 25 (14.88%) Embedded C
5 24 (14.29%) SQL
6 21 (12.50%) Java
7 13 (7.74%) Bash Shell
8 12 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 11 (6.55%) C#
9 11 (6.55%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.76%) Korn
11 7 (4.17%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.17%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.98%) Tcl
12 5 (2.98%) VB
13 3 (1.79%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.79%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.79%) VBA
14 2 (1.19%) F#
15 1 (0.60%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 78 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 73 (43.45%) SC Cleared
3 23 (13.69%) Degree
4 11 (6.55%) HND
5 8 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.17%) CCNP
6 7 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.57%) ISTQB
8 5 (2.98%) CCNA
8 5 (2.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.60%) CCIE
9 1 (0.60%) ISEB
9 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) QA
2 5 (2.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.38%) Docker
2 4 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.38%) vSphere
3 3 (1.79%) GPFS
3 3 (1.79%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.19%) Firmware
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.98%) Netcool
3 3 (1.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.19%) QRadar
4 2 (1.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.60%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.60%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.55%) Cisco
2 11 (6.55%) Oracle
3 7 (4.17%) IBM
3 7 (4.17%) SolarWinds
3 7 (4.17%) VMware
4 5 (2.98%) Aruba
4 5 (2.98%) Blue Coat
4 5 (2.98%) Riverbed
4 5 (2.98%) Splunk
5 4 (2.38%) SaltStack
6 3 (1.79%) Adobe
6 3 (1.79%) BT
6 3 (1.79%) HP
6 3 (1.79%) Remedy
6 3 (1.79%) Veritas
7 2 (1.19%) Apple
7 2 (1.19%) EMC
7 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.19%) SAP
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