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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 65 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing C 53 84 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.84% 3.80% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.04% 11.14% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 27
Median daily rate £324 £349 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £470 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £16.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +15.55%
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
659 754 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.30% 34.09% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 468 389
Median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 44 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.69 £19.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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
Southampton +14 9 £300 -11.11% 6
Hook -1 9 £290 -4.91%
Farnborough +2 2 £488 +30.00% 2
Andover -3 2 - -
Portsmouth -10 2 - - 2
Romsey - 2 £538 - 4
Fareham - 2 - - 1
Basingstoke +6 1 - - 8
Winchester -3 1 £550 - 1
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 70 (59.32%) Security Cleared
2 65 (55.08%) SC Cleared
3 52 (44.07%) Linux
4 42 (35.59%) Unix
5 40 (33.90%) C++
6 39 (33.05%) Software Engineering
7 34 (28.81%) Integration Testing
8 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (24.58%) UML
10 28 (23.73%) Configuration Management
11 27 (22.88%) Python
12 26 (22.03%) Subversion
12 26 (22.03%) Scrum
13 25 (21.19%) NUnit
13 25 (21.19%) Ant
13 25 (21.19%) GoogleTest
14 24 (20.34%) System Integration Testing
15 23 (19.49%) Multithreading
15 23 (19.49%) ClearCase
15 23 (19.49%) Project Management
15 23 (19.49%) Derivative
16 22 (18.64%) SQL
16 22 (18.64%) CppUnit
17 21 (17.80%) OO
18 20 (16.95%) OOD
18 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
18 20 (16.95%) Requirements Analysis
19 19 (16.10%) Degree
19 19 (16.10%) Use Case
19 19 (16.10%) 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 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.54%) Documentum
2 3 (2.54%) SAS
3 2 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (16.10%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.71%) MS Office
3 4 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Office 365
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.54%) SaaS
3 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.69%) IaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) DVB
1 7 (5.93%) HTTP
2 5 (4.24%) Wireless
3 4 (3.39%) 3G
4 3 (2.54%) 2G
4 3 (2.54%) LTE
4 3 (2.54%) UTRAN
5 2 (1.69%) ATM
5 2 (1.69%) FTP
5 2 (1.69%) SNMP
5 2 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.85%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.85%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.85%) DataStage
6 1 (0.85%) DB2
6 1 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.85%) OLAP
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.85%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (22.03%) Subversion
2 25 (21.19%) Ant
2 25 (21.19%) GoogleTest
2 25 (21.19%) NUnit
3 23 (19.49%) ClearCase
4 22 (18.64%) CppUnit
5 13 (11.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
7 8 (6.78%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.24%) StarTeam
9 4 (3.39%) Selenium
9 4 (3.39%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.54%) CruiseControl
10 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.54%) JUnit
10 3 (2.54%) Rational Rose
11 2 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (1.69%) Robot Framework
12 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (6.78%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Military
2 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.54%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.54%) Electronics
3 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.69%) Avionics
4 2 (1.69%) Legal
4 2 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (45.76%) Developer
2 27 (22.88%) C Developer
3 15 (12.71%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.86%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.47%) C++ Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Analyst
6 8 (6.78%) C/C++ Developer
7 7 (5.93%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.08%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Consultant
8 6 (5.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Architect
9 5 (4.24%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) C Software Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Design Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.17%) .NET
2 11 (9.32%) HTML
3 8 (6.78%) HTML5
3 8 (6.78%) jQuery
3 8 (6.78%) Web Services
4 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.93%) CSS
4 7 (5.93%) Node.js
4 7 (5.93%) REST
5 6 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (5.08%) WCF
6 5 (4.24%) Motif
7 3 (2.54%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.54%) Middleware
7 3 (2.54%) WDK
7 3 (2.54%) XML
8 2 (1.69%) Ajax
8 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) Derivative
2 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.93%) Digital TV
4 7 (5.93%) MPEG
4 7 (5.93%) STB
5 5 (4.24%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.54%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.54%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.54%) VHDL
6 3 (2.54%) VLSI
7 2 (1.69%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.85%) Clustering
8 1 (0.85%) CMDB
8 1 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 52 (44.07%) Linux
2 42 (35.59%) Unix
3 12 (10.17%) Windows
4 4 (3.39%) CentOS
4 4 (3.39%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.69%) AIX
6 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.69%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.85%) HPUX
7 1 (0.85%) NetWare
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Solaris
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.05%) Software Engineering
2 34 (28.81%) Integration Testing
3 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (24.58%) UML
5 28 (23.73%) Configuration Management
6 26 (22.03%) Scrum
7 24 (20.34%) System Integration Testing
8 23 (19.49%) Multithreading
8 23 (19.49%) Project Management
9 21 (17.80%) OO
10 20 (16.95%) OOD
10 20 (16.95%) Requirements Analysis
11 19 (16.10%) Memory Management
11 19 (16.10%) Use Case
12 18 (15.25%) Unit Testing
13 13 (11.02%) User Stories
14 12 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (9.32%) Test Scripting
16 10 (8.47%) SOA
17 7 (5.93%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.90%) C++
2 27 (22.88%) Python
3 22 (18.64%) SQL
4 14 (11.86%) Perl
5 13 (11.02%) C#
6 10 (8.47%) Java
7 9 (7.63%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.78%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.93%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.93%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.93%) T-SQL
10 6 (5.08%) Embedded C
11 5 (4.24%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.54%) F#
12 3 (2.54%) Tcl
12 3 (2.54%) VBA
13 2 (1.69%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.69%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.69%) Korn
14 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 70 (59.32%) Security Cleared
2 65 (55.08%) SC Cleared
3 19 (16.10%) Degree
4 6 (5.08%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.08%) HND
4 6 (5.08%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.69%) CCNA
6 2 (1.69%) CCNP
6 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.85%) ISEB
7 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PMP
7 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) SLA
2 4 (3.39%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.69%) MISRA
3 2 (1.69%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Docker
1 4 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (3.39%) vSphere
2 2 (1.69%) Firmware
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) GPFS
3 1 (0.85%) vCloud
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.85%) Netcool
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.47%) Oracle
3 4 (3.39%) SaltStack
3 4 (3.39%) VMware
4 3 (2.54%) Anite
4 3 (2.54%) BT
4 3 (2.54%) Cisco
5 2 (1.69%) EMC
5 2 (1.69%) IBM
5 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.85%) Actian
6 1 (0.85%) Aruba
6 1 (0.85%) BMC
6 1 (0.85%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) ParAccel
6 1 (0.85%) Rally
6 1 (0.85%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.85%) Samsung
6 1 (0.85%) Splunk
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International
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