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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 51 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing C 73 103 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.55% 4.97% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.09% 15.17% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 68
Median daily rate £363 £320 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £429 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £51.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £37.65 £29.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
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
658 679 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.96% 32.74% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 405 425
Median daily rate £365 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 37 36
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Winchester -7 7 £375 +13.63% 1
Hook -9 7 £290 -6.45% 1
Southampton +15 6 £383 - 7
Andover - 4 £400 - 1
Portsmouth -10 2 - -
Aldershot - 2 £475 -
Eastleigh -6 1 £325 -
Basingstoke -21 1 £400 +60.00% 1
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 90 (41.86%) Security Cleared
2 87 (40.47%) Linux
3 85 (39.53%) C++
3 85 (39.53%) Software Engineering
4 81 (37.67%) SC Cleared
5 51 (23.72%) Telecoms
5 51 (23.72%) Unix
5 51 (23.72%) Multithreading
6 50 (23.26%) Configuration Management
7 47 (21.86%) ClearCase
8 46 (21.40%) UML
9 44 (20.47%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (20.47%) GoogleTest
10 42 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
10 42 (19.53%) NUnit
10 42 (19.53%) Python
11 40 (18.60%) Project Management
12 39 (18.14%) Embedded C
13 38 (17.67%) Subversion
13 38 (17.67%) OO
13 38 (17.67%) OOD
13 38 (17.67%) Unit Testing
14 36 (16.74%) Integration Testing
14 36 (16.74%) Memory Management
15 35 (16.28%) CppUnit
15 35 (16.28%) Ant
16 33 (15.35%) SQL
16 33 (15.35%) Use Case
17 32 (14.88%) System Integration Testing
18 30 (13.95%) Degree

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 16 (7.44%) Node.js
2 9 (4.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.93%) Apache
4 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 2 (0.93%) IIS
4 2 (0.93%) JBoss
4 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.44%) MS Office
3 3 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.47%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.93%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.47%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.26%) SaaS
2 2 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.49%) Wireless
2 19 (8.84%) DVB
3 18 (8.37%) LTE
4 16 (7.44%) HTTP
5 12 (5.58%) SAN
6 10 (4.65%) 3G
6 10 (4.65%) FTP
6 10 (4.65%) SNMP
7 9 (4.19%) 3GPP
7 9 (4.19%) PPP
8 4 (1.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.40%) VPN
10 2 (0.93%) DHCP
10 2 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.93%) Firewall
10 2 (0.93%) Internet
10 2 (0.93%) Intranet
10 2 (0.93%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.44%) NoSQL
2 12 (5.58%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.86%) Ingres
6 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.93%) DB2
6 2 (0.93%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) MySQL
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (21.86%) ClearCase
2 44 (20.47%) GoogleTest
3 42 (19.53%) NUnit
4 38 (17.67%) Subversion
5 35 (16.28%) Ant
5 35 (16.28%) CppUnit
6 22 (10.23%) Git (software)
7 13 (6.05%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (4.65%) StarTeam
9 6 (2.79%) CruiseControl
9 6 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.33%) JIRA
10 5 (2.33%) Rational Rose
11 4 (1.86%) ClearQuest
12 3 (1.40%) Selenium
12 3 (1.40%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 2 (0.93%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
General
1 51 (23.72%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.51%) Finance
3 8 (3.72%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.33%) Legal
5 4 (1.86%) Military
6 3 (1.40%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.93%) Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Publishing
7 2 (0.93%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 60 (27.91%) Developer
2 51 (23.72%) Software Engineer
3 44 (20.47%) Embedded Engineer
4 39 (18.14%) C Developer
5 27 (12.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 21 (9.77%) Network Engineer
7 18 (8.37%) VHDL Engineer
8 15 (6.98%) C++ Developer
8 15 (6.98%) Design Engineer
8 15 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 14 (6.51%) C Software Engineer
9 14 (6.51%) Network Design Engineer
10 13 (6.05%) C/C++ Developer
10 13 (6.05%) C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (6.05%) Embedded C Engineer
11 12 (5.58%) Senior Network Design Engineer
12 11 (5.12%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 11 (5.12%) Senior Design Engineer
12 11 (5.12%) Senior Network Engineer
13 10 (4.65%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.84%) HTML
2 16 (7.44%) HTML5
2 16 (7.44%) REST
3 12 (5.58%) Middleware
4 9 (4.19%) jQuery
4 9 (4.19%) Motif
5 8 (3.72%) .NET
6 7 (3.26%) CSS
6 7 (3.26%) Web Services
7 6 (2.79%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.79%) XML
8 5 (2.33%) Flash
9 4 (1.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (1.86%) WCF
9 4 (1.86%) wxWidgets
10 3 (1.40%) Ajax
10 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.40%) JMS
11 2 (0.93%) EJB
11 2 (0.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (13.95%) Derivative
3 25 (11.63%) DTV
4 23 (10.70%) STB
5 19 (8.84%) VHDL
6 18 (8.37%) Computer Science
7 16 (7.44%) MPEG
8 11 (5.12%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (5.12%) Mathematics
9 7 (3.26%) Algorithms
9 7 (3.26%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.79%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.86%) Clustering
11 4 (1.86%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.86%) HACMP
11 4 (1.86%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 87 (40.47%) Linux
2 51 (23.72%) Unix
3 24 (11.16%) Windows
4 9 (4.19%) AIX
5 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.26%) Solaris
6 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.86%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.86%) HPUX
8 4 (1.86%) NetWare
9 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.40%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.93%) Android
10 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.93%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.47%) CentOS
11 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (39.53%) Software Engineering
2 51 (23.72%) Multithreading
3 50 (23.26%) Configuration Management
4 46 (21.40%) UML
5 44 (20.47%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (18.60%) Project Management
7 38 (17.67%) OO
7 38 (17.67%) OOD
7 38 (17.67%) Unit Testing
8 36 (16.74%) Integration Testing
8 36 (16.74%) Memory Management
9 33 (15.35%) Use Case
10 32 (14.88%) System Integration Testing
11 28 (13.02%) Requirements Analysis
12 27 (12.56%) Scrum
13 24 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (8.84%) SOA
15 18 (8.37%) Software Architecture
15 18 (8.37%) TDD
15 18 (8.37%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 85 (39.53%) C++
2 42 (19.53%) Python
3 39 (18.14%) Embedded C
4 33 (15.35%) SQL
5 29 (13.49%) Java
6 24 (11.16%) Perl
7 11 (5.12%) Bash Shell
7 11 (5.12%) Korn
8 9 (4.19%) Embedded C++
8 9 (4.19%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.72%) C#
10 7 (3.26%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.79%) ActionScript
11 6 (2.79%) ActionScript 2.0
11 6 (2.79%) ActionScript 3.0
11 6 (2.79%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.79%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.79%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.33%) Tcl
12 5 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 90 (41.86%) Security Cleared
2 81 (37.67%) SC Cleared
3 30 (13.95%) Degree
4 17 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (7.44%) CCNP
5 16 (7.44%) HND
6 10 (4.65%) CCNA
7 8 (3.72%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.47%) CCIE
8 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.12%) QA
2 4 (1.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.47%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.47%) JTAG
3 1 (0.47%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.86%) GPFS
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.93%) Firmware
6 1 (0.47%) Docker
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.26%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.33%) Netcool
3 3 (1.40%) SCCM
3 3 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.93%) OpenNMS
4 2 (0.93%) OpenView
4 2 (0.93%) QRadar
5 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.37%) Cisco
3 10 (4.65%) Oracle
3 10 (4.65%) VMware
4 8 (3.72%) IBM
5 7 (3.26%) SolarWinds
6 6 (2.79%) Adobe
7 5 (2.33%) Aruba
7 5 (2.33%) Blue Coat
7 5 (2.33%) F5
7 5 (2.33%) HP
7 5 (2.33%) Riverbed
7 5 (2.33%) Splunk
8 4 (1.86%) Veritas
9 3 (1.40%) BT
9 3 (1.40%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.93%) Apple
10 2 (0.93%) Compaq
10 2 (0.93%) EMC
10 2 (0.93%) Hitachi
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £13.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £90 per day + Excellent commission
Posted: 2 days ago