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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 37 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing C 104 141 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.62% 6.89% 7.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.09% 18.15% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 71 76
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£325 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £328
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 30
Average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +31.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £19.30 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
738 777 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.81% 38.00% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 455 419
Average daily rate £364 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 41 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Hook -7 16 £325 +7.52%
Basingstoke +6 13 £250 +4.16% 4
Winchester -7 11 £370 +5.71% 4
Southampton -38 6 - - 1
Portsmouth -11 5 £704 +95.96% 1
Farnborough -7 4 £463 -
Havant -4 2 £300 - 2
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - - 1
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 137 (66.50%) Linux
2 109 (52.91%) C++
3 104 (50.49%) Security Cleared
4 103 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 94 (45.63%) UNIX
6 87 (42.23%) SC Cleared
7 81 (39.32%) UML
8 70 (33.98%) Analytical Skills
9 65 (31.55%) Configuration Management
10 62 (30.10%) OOD
11 61 (29.61%) ClearCase
12 60 (29.13%) Subversion
13 58 (28.16%) GoogleTest
14 57 (27.67%) NUnit
15 54 (26.21%) CppUnit
16 51 (24.76%) OO
17 48 (23.30%) Multithreading
18 47 (22.82%) Ant
19 46 (22.33%) Windows
20 44 (21.36%) Project Management
21 43 (20.87%) Java
22 38 (18.45%) Python
22 38 (18.45%) Use Case
22 38 (18.45%) Memory Management
23 35 (16.99%) Integration Testing
23 35 (16.99%) Motif
24 34 (16.50%) Microsoft
25 33 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
26 28 (13.59%) Perl
27 26 (12.62%) Derivative

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (4.37%) Node.js
2 4 (1.94%) Apache
2 4 (1.94%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.94%) CMS
3 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.46%) IIS
3 3 (1.46%) JBoss
4 2 (0.97%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.49%) Confluence
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.94%) MS Office
3 3 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.97%) Simulink
4 2 (0.97%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.49%) Maximo
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.19%) SAN
2 16 (7.77%) Fibre Channel
3 14 (6.80%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.91%) DVB
4 6 (2.91%) LDAP
4 6 (2.91%) FTP
4 6 (2.91%) SSL
4 6 (2.91%) Firewall
4 6 (2.91%) iSCSI
5 5 (2.43%) FCoE
5 5 (2.43%) LAN
5 5 (2.43%) WAN
6 4 (1.94%) SMTP
6 4 (1.94%) NAS
7 3 (1.46%) BIG-IP
7 3 (1.46%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.46%) Kerberos
7 3 (1.46%) X.400
7 3 (1.46%) X.500
7 3 (1.46%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.31%) Ingres
1 13 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.94%) MySQL
4 2 (0.97%) DB2
4 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.49%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.49%) DataStax
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.49%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 61 (29.61%) ClearCase
2 60 (29.13%) Subversion
3 58 (28.16%) GoogleTest
4 57 (27.67%) NUnit
5 54 (26.21%) CppUnit
6 47 (22.82%) Ant
7 23 (11.17%) CruiseControl
8 19 (9.22%) Rational Rose
9 16 (7.77%) Git (software)
10 15 (7.28%) ClearQuest
11 13 (6.31%) Jenkins
12 9 (4.37%) JIRA
13 5 (2.43%) StarTeam
14 4 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
15 2 (0.97%) Maven
15 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
15 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 1 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
16 1 (0.49%) ERwin
16 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (3.88%) Telecoms
1 8 (3.88%) Finance
2 6 (2.91%) Military
3 5 (2.43%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.43%) Electronics
4 2 (0.97%) Legal
4 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) German Language
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (33.50%) Developer
2 48 (23.30%) Software Engineer
3 28 (13.59%) C Developer
4 16 (7.77%) Software Developer
5 13 (6.31%) Technical Leader
6 12 (5.83%) C++ Developer
7 8 (3.88%) iOS Developer
8 7 (3.40%) Administrator
9 6 (2.91%) Analyst
10 5 (2.43%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.43%) Test Specialist
11 4 (1.94%) Technical Manager
11 4 (1.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 4 (1.94%) Consultant
11 4 (1.94%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (1.94%) Applications Developer
11 4 (1.94%) AWS Developer
12 3 (1.46%) Technical Delivery Manager
12 3 (1.46%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 3 (1.46%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.99%) Motif
2 15 (7.28%) HTML
2 15 (7.28%) XML
3 13 (6.31%) wxWidgets
4 11 (5.34%) .NET
5 10 (4.85%) Web Services
5 10 (4.85%) HTML5
6 8 (3.88%) iOS SDK
6 8 (3.88%) RESTful
7 7 (3.40%) CSS
8 6 (2.91%) Ajax
9 4 (1.94%) SAML
10 3 (1.46%) JSON
11 2 (0.97%) J2EE
11 2 (0.97%) XACML
11 2 (0.97%) OpenID
11 2 (0.97%) OAuth
11 2 (0.97%) XHTML
11 2 (0.97%) jQuery
11 2 (0.97%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 70 (33.98%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.62%) Derivative
3 14 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.37%) HACMP
4 9 (4.37%) User Experience
5 8 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.88%) Clustering
5 8 (3.88%) iPhone
6 7 (3.40%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.43%) STB
8 4 (1.94%) MPEG
8 4 (1.94%) PKI
8 4 (1.94%) Open Source
8 4 (1.94%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.46%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.46%) New Media
9 3 (1.46%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.97%) DTV
10 2 (0.97%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 137 (66.50%) Linux
2 94 (45.63%) UNIX
3 46 (22.33%) Windows
4 16 (7.77%) AIX
5 11 (5.34%) Solaris
6 9 (4.37%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.88%) HPUX
7 8 (3.88%) NetWare
8 5 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (1.94%) Android
9 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.94%) CentOS
10 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.49%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.49%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 81 (39.32%) UML
3 65 (31.55%) Configuration Management
4 62 (30.10%) OOD
5 51 (24.76%) OO
6 48 (23.30%) Multithreading
7 44 (21.36%) Project Management
8 38 (18.45%) Memory Management
8 38 (18.45%) Use Case
9 35 (16.99%) Integration Testing
10 33 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (9.22%) Unified Process
12 19 (9.22%) RUP
13 18 (8.74%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.31%) Scrum
14 13 (6.31%) Refactoring
14 13 (6.31%) Reverse Engineering
15 11 (5.34%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
15 11 (5.34%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 109 (52.91%) C++
2 43 (20.87%) Java
3 38 (18.45%) Python
4 28 (13.59%) Perl
5 25 (12.14%) SQL
6 18 (8.74%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.28%) Embedded C
8 13 (6.31%) C#
9 12 (5.83%) Shell Script
10 11 (5.34%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.37%) Objective-C
11 9 (4.37%) Korn
12 8 (3.88%) Embedded C++
13 5 (2.43%) PHP
14 4 (1.94%) VB
14 4 (1.94%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.94%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.46%) Ruby
16 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 104 (50.49%) Security Cleared
2 87 (42.23%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.77%) Degree
4 8 (3.88%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.97%) CCNP
6 2 (0.97%) CCNA
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB
7 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.49%) HND
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.97%) QA
1 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.88%) GPFS
3 6 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.46%) Firmware
4 3 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.97%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.49%) NFS
6 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.49%) OCFS2
6 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.49%) Snort
6 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.49%) XenApp
6 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (5.34%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (1.46%) WMI
2 3 (1.46%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (0.97%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.97%) Netcool
4 1 (0.49%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.49%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.49%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.49%) EdgeSight
4 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.17%) VMware
3 15 (7.28%) HP
4 13 (6.31%) IBM
4 13 (6.31%) Veritas
5 10 (4.85%) Oracle
6 8 (3.88%) EMC
7 7 (3.40%) Hitachi
7 7 (3.40%) Compaq
8 6 (2.91%) Cisco
8 6 (2.91%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.94%) Remedy
10 3 (1.46%) Clearswift
10 3 (1.46%) F5
10 3 (1.46%) NetApp
10 3 (1.46%) Juniper
11 2 (0.97%) BMC
11 2 (0.97%) Borland
11 2 (0.97%) ForgeRock
12 1 (0.49%) CA
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