The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 49 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Contract jobs citing C 78 98 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.49% 4.76% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.81% 12.47% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 26
Average daily rate
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£311 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.07% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £411 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £318
% change year-on-year
- +14.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £22.75 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
795 786 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.52% 38.17% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 422 426
Average daily rate £360 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 57
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £21.10 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
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 Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -15 12 £355 +22.41% 1
Hook +8 8 £283 -13.07% 1
Basingstoke -7 5 £250 +25.00% 3
Southampton -8 5 £338 -3.57% 3
Andover -7 2 £306 -
Portsmouth -7 2 - - 1
Eastleigh -2 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 99 (53.80%) Linux
2 91 (49.46%) C++
3 89 (48.37%) Security Cleared
4 77 (41.85%) Software Engineering
5 69 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 61 (33.15%) UML
6 61 (33.15%) UNIX
7 47 (25.54%) OO
7 47 (25.54%) OOD
8 36 (19.57%) Java
8 36 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (16.30%) GoogleTest
11 28 (15.22%) Project Management
11 28 (15.22%) Multithreading
11 28 (15.22%) Python
12 26 (14.13%) ClearCase
12 26 (14.13%) Configuration Management
12 26 (14.13%) Memory Management
13 25 (13.59%) NUnit
13 25 (13.59%) Subversion
13 25 (13.59%) Perl
14 24 (13.04%) MS Excel
14 24 (13.04%) Degree
15 22 (11.96%) Use Case
15 22 (11.96%) Telecoms
15 22 (11.96%) Microsoft
16 21 (11.41%) JavaScript
17 20 (10.87%) Integration Testing
18 19 (10.33%) Management Information System

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (4.35%) SAS
2 6 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.72%) Apache
3 5 (2.72%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.63%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.63%) IIS
4 3 (1.63%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.09%) WordPress
5 2 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.09%) JBoss
5 2 (1.09%) CMS
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.09%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.54%) Lync
Applications
1 24 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.07%) MS Office
3 7 (3.80%) MS Project
4 3 (1.63%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.09%) Simulink
6 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.54%) Maximo
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.61%) SAN
2 10 (5.43%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (4.89%) iSCSI
3 9 (4.89%) FCoE
3 9 (4.89%) Wireless
4 7 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.80%) LAN
5 6 (3.26%) LDAP
6 5 (2.72%) WAN
6 5 (2.72%) DVB
7 4 (2.17%) VPN
8 3 (1.63%) DNS
8 3 (1.63%) SSL
8 3 (1.63%) Internet
8 3 (1.63%) HTTP
8 3 (1.63%) Kerberos
8 3 (1.63%) IPsec
8 3 (1.63%) LTE
9 2 (1.09%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (1.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (1.63%) MySQL
4 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.09%) DB2
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 30 (16.30%) GoogleTest
2 26 (14.13%) ClearCase
3 25 (13.59%) Subversion
3 25 (13.59%) NUnit
4 19 (10.33%) Ant
5 17 (9.24%) CppUnit
6 9 (4.89%) Rational Rose
7 7 (3.80%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.26%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.26%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (2.17%) ClearQuest
9 4 (2.17%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (1.63%) Hudson
10 3 (1.63%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.63%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.09%) Maven
11 2 (1.09%) StarTeam
11 2 (1.09%) HP UFT
General
1 22 (11.96%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.89%) Finance
3 7 (3.80%) Legal
4 6 (3.26%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.72%) Military
6 4 (2.17%) Electronics
7 2 (1.09%) Marketing
7 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) German Language
8 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (27.72%) Developer
2 40 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 29 (15.76%) C Developer
4 17 (9.24%) C++ Developer
5 16 (8.70%) Analyst
6 11 (5.98%) Technical Leader
7 6 (3.26%) Network Engineer
8 5 (2.72%) Development Specialist
8 5 (2.72%) Consultant
8 5 (2.72%) Architect
8 5 (2.72%) Project Manager
8 5 (2.72%) Software Analyst
9 4 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (2.17%) IP Engineer
9 4 (2.17%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 4 (2.17%) AWS Developer
9 4 (2.17%) Programme Manager
9 4 (2.17%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (2.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (1.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.24%) HTML
2 11 (5.98%) XML
3 10 (5.43%) CSS
4 7 (3.80%) Middleware
4 7 (3.80%) Motif
4 7 (3.80%) Ajax
5 6 (3.26%) .NET
5 6 (3.26%) jQuery
6 5 (2.72%) Web Services
6 5 (2.72%) SAML
7 4 (2.17%) XHTML
8 3 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.63%) Dojo
8 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.63%) JSP
9 2 (1.09%) STL
9 2 (1.09%) WCF
9 2 (1.09%) OAuth
9 2 (1.09%) XACML
9 2 (1.09%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.33%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.07%) Derivative
4 11 (5.98%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.72%) Device Driver
6 5 (2.72%) DTV
7 4 (2.17%) STB
8 3 (1.63%) MPEG
8 3 (1.63%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.09%) Social Media
9 2 (1.09%) HACMP
9 2 (1.09%) Clustering
9 2 (1.09%) VHDL
9 2 (1.09%) SecurID
9 2 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.09%) Statistics
10 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.54%) PKI
10 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 99 (53.80%) Linux
2 61 (33.15%) UNIX
3 19 (10.33%) Windows
4 9 (4.89%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.17%) Solaris
6 3 (1.63%) AIX
6 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.63%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.09%) HPUX
7 2 (1.09%) NetWare
8 1 (0.54%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.54%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.54%) Android
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (41.85%) Software Engineering
2 61 (33.15%) UML
3 47 (25.54%) OO
3 47 (25.54%) OOD
4 36 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (15.22%) Project Management
5 28 (15.22%) Multithreading
6 26 (14.13%) Configuration Management
6 26 (14.13%) Memory Management
7 22 (11.96%) Use Case
8 20 (10.87%) Integration Testing
9 17 (9.24%) ITIL
10 16 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 15 (8.15%) System Integration Testing
12 11 (5.98%) Migration
13 10 (5.43%) PRINCE2
13 10 (5.43%) Refactoring
13 10 (5.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 10 (5.43%) Reverse Engineering
14 9 (4.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (49.46%) C++
2 36 (19.57%) Java
3 28 (15.22%) Python
4 25 (13.59%) Perl
5 21 (11.41%) JavaScript
6 15 (8.15%) SQL
7 10 (5.43%) Embedded C
8 7 (3.80%) Embedded C++
9 6 (3.26%) PHP
9 6 (3.26%) Korn
9 6 (3.26%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.72%) VB
10 5 (2.72%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.72%) C#
11 4 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.17%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.63%) VBScript
13 2 (1.09%) Ruby
13 2 (1.09%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 89 (48.37%) Security Cleared
2 69 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 24 (13.04%) Degree
4 7 (3.80%) HND
5 3 (1.63%) CCNP
5 3 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.63%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.09%) MCP
6 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.09%) PMP
6 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.09%) CCNA
6 2 (1.09%) ISEB
6 2 (1.09%) MCSE
7 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) TickIT
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.09%) QA
3 2 (1.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.63%) Shibboleth
4 2 (1.09%) Firmware
4 2 (1.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.09%) GPFS
5 1 (0.54%) Snort
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.09%) Netcool
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.09%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.52%) VMware
3 11 (5.98%) Oracle
4 10 (5.43%) IBM
5 8 (4.35%) HP
6 7 (3.80%) Cisco
7 3 (1.63%) Adobe
7 3 (1.63%) Juniper
7 3 (1.63%) Veritas
7 3 (1.63%) Serena
7 3 (1.63%) Google
8 2 (1.09%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.09%) Facebook
8 2 (1.09%) Twitter
8 2 (1.09%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.09%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.09%) Remedy
8 2 (1.09%) SAP
8 2 (1.09%) Cognos
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £349.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £240 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
X4 Group
Rate: £13 - 18 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago