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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 19 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing C 148 105 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.81% 5.07% 4.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.67% 12.44% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 43 29
Average daily rate £300 £320 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.48 £11.04 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.90 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -
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
600 844 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.65% 40.73% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 408 354
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 46
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £22.69 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 25 £295 -3.22% 1
Southampton +18 11 - - 2
Winchester -7 10 £330 -0.75% 1
Basingstoke +3 8 £275 -17.29% 3
Portsmouth -1 5 - -
Havant - 2 £210 -
Eastleigh +8 1 £338 -
Andover -9 1 £425 - 1
Gosport - 1 - -
Waterlooville - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £275 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 122 (49.80%) C++
2 119 (48.57%) Linux
3 106 (43.27%) Security Cleared
4 101 (41.22%) Software Engineering
5 91 (37.14%) SC Cleared
6 70 (28.57%) UML
7 69 (28.16%) Unix
8 65 (26.53%) Configuration Management
8 65 (26.53%) Multithreading
9 62 (25.31%) Python
9 62 (25.31%) ClearCase
10 60 (24.49%) NUnit
10 60 (24.49%) GoogleTest
11 56 (22.86%) OOD
12 54 (22.04%) Unit Testing
12 54 (22.04%) OO
13 53 (21.63%) Project Management
14 52 (21.22%) Memory Management
15 51 (20.82%) Analytical Skills
16 46 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
17 45 (18.37%) Subversion
18 44 (17.96%) Integration Testing
19 43 (17.55%) CppUnit
19 43 (17.55%) Ant
20 41 (16.73%) Use Case
21 40 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
21 40 (16.33%) Telecoms
22 39 (15.92%) System Integration Testing
23 38 (15.51%) Derivative
24 36 (14.69%) SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (4.90%) Node.js
2 7 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.63%) JBoss
3 4 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.22%) IIS
4 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) CMS
6 1 (0.41%) Eucalyptus
6 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 30 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.94%) MS Office
3 6 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.45%) MS Project
4 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.82%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.04%) SaaS
2 2 (0.82%) Office 365
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.39%) DVB
2 16 (6.53%) Wireless
3 12 (4.90%) HTTP
4 8 (3.27%) FTP
4 8 (3.27%) SNMP
5 7 (2.86%) LTE
5 7 (2.86%) UPnP
6 5 (2.04%) VPN
7 4 (1.63%) 3G
7 4 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.63%) LAN
7 4 (1.63%) SAN
8 3 (1.22%) 3GPP
8 3 (1.22%) DHCP
8 3 (1.22%) DNS
8 3 (1.22%) PPP
8 3 (1.22%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.82%) Intranet
9 2 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.90%) NoSQL
2 7 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.45%) Ingres
3 6 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.22%) DB2
6 3 (1.22%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.82%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.82%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (25.31%) ClearCase
2 60 (24.49%) GoogleTest
2 60 (24.49%) NUnit
3 45 (18.37%) Subversion
4 43 (17.55%) Ant
4 43 (17.55%) CppUnit
5 22 (8.98%) Git (software)
6 15 (6.12%) Rational DOORS
7 10 (4.08%) CruiseControl
8 8 (3.27%) ClearQuest
8 8 (3.27%) StarTeam
9 5 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.63%) JIRA
10 4 (1.63%) Maven
10 4 (1.63%) Rational Rose
10 4 (1.63%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (1.22%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.22%) Selenium
11 3 (1.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 20 (8.16%) Finance
3 11 (4.49%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.67%) Military
5 5 (2.04%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.04%) Legal
6 2 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 82 (33.47%) Developer
2 55 (22.45%) C Developer
2 55 (22.45%) Software Engineer
3 41 (16.73%) Embedded Engineer
4 25 (10.20%) C++ Developer
5 23 (9.39%) C/C++ Developer
6 20 (8.16%) C Software Engineer
6 20 (8.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 18 (7.35%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (6.94%) Embedded C Engineer
9 16 (6.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 15 (6.12%) Network Engineer
11 12 (4.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 11 (4.49%) Analyst
12 11 (4.49%) Design Engineer
12 11 (4.49%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 11 (4.49%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (4.08%) Network Design Engineer
14 9 (3.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
14 9 (3.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.94%) HTML
2 13 (5.31%) Middleware
3 12 (4.90%) HTML5
3 12 (4.90%) REST
4 10 (4.08%) XML
5 9 (3.67%) Motif
6 8 (3.27%) Web Services
7 6 (2.45%) .NET
7 6 (2.45%) jQuery
7 6 (2.45%) wxWidgets
8 5 (2.04%) Ajax
8 5 (2.04%) Flash
8 5 (2.04%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.63%) Apache Flex
9 4 (1.63%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (1.63%) Java EE 5
9 4 (1.63%) JPA
9 4 (1.63%) JSF
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.82%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (15.51%) Derivative
3 27 (11.02%) STB
4 21 (8.57%) DTV
5 19 (7.76%) Embedded Systems
6 12 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.90%) MPEG
7 10 (4.08%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.67%) Algorithms
8 9 (3.67%) VHDL
9 6 (2.45%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.04%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (1.63%) HACMP
12 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.22%) Wiki
13 2 (0.82%) Clustering
13 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.82%) PMI
13 2 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 119 (48.57%) Linux
2 69 (28.16%) Unix
3 25 (10.20%) Windows
4 9 (3.67%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.45%) AIX
6 6 (2.45%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.04%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.82%) Android
9 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.82%) HPUX
9 2 (0.82%) NetWare
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.82%) Solaris
9 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (41.22%) Software Engineering
2 70 (28.57%) UML
3 65 (26.53%) Configuration Management
3 65 (26.53%) Multithreading
4 56 (22.86%) OOD
5 54 (22.04%) OO
5 54 (22.04%) Unit Testing
6 53 (21.63%) Project Management
7 52 (21.22%) Memory Management
8 46 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (17.96%) Integration Testing
10 41 (16.73%) Use Case
11 40 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 39 (15.92%) System Integration Testing
13 26 (10.61%) Scrum
14 23 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (8.16%) ITIL
16 17 (6.94%) SOA
17 16 (6.53%) Software Architecture
18 15 (6.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 122 (49.80%) C++
2 62 (25.31%) Python
3 36 (14.69%) SQL
4 26 (10.61%) Embedded C
5 24 (9.80%) Java
6 13 (5.31%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.49%) C#
8 10 (4.08%) Perl
9 7 (2.86%) Embedded C++
10 6 (2.45%) ActionScript
10 6 (2.45%) ActionScript 2.0
10 6 (2.45%) ActionScript 3.0
10 6 (2.45%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.45%) Korn
11 5 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.04%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.63%) Ada
12 4 (1.63%) Ada 83
12 4 (1.63%) Ada 95
13 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 106 (43.27%) Security Cleared
2 91 (37.14%) SC Cleared
3 28 (11.43%) Degree
4 14 (5.71%) CCNP
4 14 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.08%) HND
6 8 (3.27%) CCNA
6 8 (3.27%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.22%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.41%) IISP
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PgMP
9 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.82%) JSP 440
2 2 (0.82%) TickIT
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.41%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.41%) JTAG
3 1 (0.41%) RMADS
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.04%) Firmware
2 5 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.82%) GPFS
3 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.22%) SCCM
3 2 (0.82%) vRealize
4 1 (0.41%) Netcool
4 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.41%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.41%) OpenView
4 1 (0.41%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.71%) Cisco
3 11 (4.49%) Oracle
4 9 (3.67%) Adobe
4 9 (3.67%) VMware
5 7 (2.86%) HP
5 7 (2.86%) IBM
5 7 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.45%) Remedy
7 5 (2.04%) BT
7 5 (2.04%) F5
8 2 (0.82%) Apple
8 2 (0.82%) BMC
8 2 (0.82%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.82%) MathWorks
8 2 (0.82%) Serena
8 2 (0.82%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.82%) Veritas
8 2 (0.82%) Xilinx
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £299 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago