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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 50 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing C 72 50 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.48% 2.98% 4.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.65% 7.68% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 51
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £154 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £409 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 9
Average hourly rate £36.25 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £16.58 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £33.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -9.45%
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
746 651 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.06% 38.75% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 373 433
Average daily rate £360 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £248 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 64
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
Southampton -6 10 £344 +9.12% 4
Portsmouth +1 8 £388 - 1
Winchester +8 7 £350 -
Basingstoke +15 6 £513 +51.85% 2
Fareham - 1 - - 3
Havant - 1 £160 - 3
Ringwood - - - -
Yateley - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 76 (38.19%) Linux
2 71 (35.68%) Software Engineering
3 55 (27.64%) C++
4 52 (26.13%) Security Cleared
5 44 (22.11%) UNIX
6 39 (19.60%) SC Cleared
7 36 (18.09%) Java
8 34 (17.09%) Python
9 31 (15.58%) Degree
10 30 (15.08%) Windows
11 29 (14.57%) Perl
11 29 (14.57%) Telecoms
12 23 (11.56%) ITIL
13 22 (11.06%) SQL
13 22 (11.06%) UML
13 22 (11.06%) ClearCase
14 20 (10.05%) Oracle
14 20 (10.05%) Embedded C
14 20 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (9.55%) SAN
15 19 (9.55%) XML
16 18 (9.05%) OO
17 17 (8.54%) Project Management
17 17 (8.54%) Configuration Management
18 16 (8.04%) Military
18 16 (8.04%) AIX
18 16 (8.04%) Microsoft
19 15 (7.54%) MS Excel
19 15 (7.54%) PHP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 10 (5.03%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.02%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.02%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.01%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.01%) Apache
6 2 (1.01%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 15 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.53%) MS Office
3 3 (1.51%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.51%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.01%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.01%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.55%) SAN
2 14 (7.04%) Fibre Channel
2 14 (7.04%) TCP/IP
3 13 (6.53%) Network Security
4 10 (5.03%) DVB
5 9 (4.52%) Firewall
5 9 (4.52%) Internet
6 8 (4.02%) Ethernet
6 8 (4.02%) IPv6
7 7 (3.52%) LDAP
8 6 (3.02%) MPLS
9 5 (2.51%) DNS
9 5 (2.51%) NAS
9 5 (2.51%) LTE
10 4 (2.01%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.01%) FCoE
10 4 (2.01%) HTTP
10 4 (2.01%) LAN
10 4 (2.01%) Wireless
11 3 (1.51%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.02%) Oracle Database
2 8 (4.02%) MySQL
2 8 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.52%) SQLPlus
4 5 (2.51%) DB2
4 5 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.01%) Big Data
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 22 (11.06%) ClearCase
2 8 (4.02%) Subversion
3 7 (3.52%) NUnit
3 7 (3.52%) Rational Rose
3 7 (3.52%) Ant
3 7 (3.52%) GoogleTest
3 7 (3.52%) CppUnit
4 3 (1.51%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.51%) AppScan
4 3 (1.51%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.01%) Selenium
5 2 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.01%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.50%) Introscope
6 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.50%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.50%) LLVM
6 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (14.57%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.04%) Military
3 6 (3.02%) Finance
4 5 (2.51%) Retail
5 3 (1.51%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.01%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 61 (30.65%) Software Engineer
2 43 (21.61%) Developer
3 18 (9.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (7.54%) Consultant
5 12 (6.03%) Architect
6 10 (5.03%) Software Developer
7 8 (4.02%) Project Manager
8 7 (3.52%) Network Engineer
8 7 (3.52%) Design Engineer
8 7 (3.52%) Change Consultant
8 7 (3.52%) C Developer
9 6 (3.02%) Test Engineer
10 5 (2.51%) Android Developer
11 4 (2.01%) Network Design Engineer
11 4 (2.01%) C Software Engineer
11 4 (2.01%) Designer
11 4 (2.01%) C++ Developer
11 4 (2.01%) Test Specialist
11 4 (2.01%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.01%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.55%) XML
2 13 (6.53%) POSIX
3 11 (5.53%) .NET
4 10 (5.03%) Web Services
4 10 (5.03%) Middleware
5 7 (3.52%) Motif
6 6 (3.02%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (3.02%) HTML
7 5 (2.51%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.51%) JSP
7 5 (2.51%) REST
8 4 (2.01%) SOAP
8 4 (2.01%) CSS
9 3 (1.51%) LAMP
9 3 (1.51%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.51%) STL
9 3 (1.51%) XSLT
9 3 (1.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (1.51%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.54%) DTV
3 10 (5.03%) STB
3 10 (5.03%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.52%) Device Driver
5 8 (4.02%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.52%) Derivative
6 7 (3.52%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.02%) HACMP
8 5 (2.51%) VHDL
8 5 (2.51%) Clustering
9 4 (2.01%) Wiki
9 4 (2.01%) Replication
10 3 (1.51%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.01%) Open Source
11 2 (1.01%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 76 (38.19%) Linux
2 44 (22.11%) UNIX
3 30 (15.08%) Windows
4 16 (8.04%) AIX
5 15 (7.54%) Android
6 11 (5.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.02%) Mac OS X
8 7 (3.52%) Solaris
9 6 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.51%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.51%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (2.01%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (2.01%) HPUX
12 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.51%) NetWare
12 3 (1.51%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.01%) SUSE
13 2 (1.01%) Debian
14 1 (0.50%) VMS
14 1 (0.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (35.68%) Software Engineering
2 23 (11.56%) ITIL
3 22 (11.06%) UML
4 20 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (9.05%) OO
6 17 (8.54%) Project Management
6 17 (8.54%) Configuration Management
7 12 (6.03%) Multithreading
7 12 (6.03%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (6.03%) OOD
8 10 (5.03%) SOA
9 9 (4.52%) Test Automation
10 8 (4.02%) Use Case
10 8 (4.02%) Programme Management
11 7 (3.52%) Scrum
11 7 (3.52%) Unified Process
11 7 (3.52%) PRINCE2
11 7 (3.52%) RUP
11 7 (3.52%) Cyber Security
11 7 (3.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 55 (27.64%) C++
2 36 (18.09%) Java
3 34 (17.09%) Python
4 29 (14.57%) Perl
5 22 (11.06%) SQL
6 20 (10.05%) Embedded C
7 15 (7.54%) PHP
8 13 (6.53%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.03%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.52%) JavaScript
10 9 (4.52%) Korn
11 8 (4.02%) PL/SQL
11 8 (4.02%) C#
12 5 (2.51%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.01%) VBScript
13 4 (2.01%) VB
14 3 (1.51%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.01%) Ruby
15 2 (1.01%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (1.01%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 52 (26.13%) Security Cleared
2 39 (19.60%) SC Cleared
3 31 (15.58%) Degree
4 13 (6.53%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.51%) CCNP
7 3 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.51%) HND
8 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.01%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.01%) CBAP
8 2 (1.01%) MCSE
8 2 (1.01%) CCIE
8 2 (1.01%) CISSP
8 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.01%) CISM
9 1 (0.50%) CISA
9 1 (0.50%) MBA
9 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.50%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) SLA
2 4 (2.01%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) JTAG
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.01%) vSphere
3 3 (1.51%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.51%) GPFS
3 3 (1.51%) OCFS2
4 2 (1.01%) Firmware
5 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.51%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (10.05%) Oracle
2 16 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.54%) VMware
4 13 (6.53%) Cisco
5 11 (5.53%) IBM
6 8 (4.02%) HP
7 7 (3.52%) Juniper
8 6 (3.02%) Brocade
8 6 (3.02%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (3.02%) EMC
8 6 (3.02%) Veritas
8 6 (3.02%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.01%) Intel
10 3 (1.51%) Compaq
10 3 (1.51%) Dell
10 3 (1.51%) Software AG
10 3 (1.51%) NetApp
10 3 (1.51%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.51%) Adobe
10 3 (1.51%) Sun
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £304.69 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago