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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 42 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing C 82 55 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.97% 3.16% 4.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.88% 7.95% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 52
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£350 £315 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £161 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £16.25 £25.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £42.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.16%
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
754 692 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.48% 39.82% 38.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 395 427
Average daily rate £361 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 46 55
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.39 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -7 11 £350 +11.11% 10
Winchester +9 8 £320 -
Portsmouth -3 7 £388 - 1
Basingstoke +16 6 £513 +34.42% 3
Hook - 3 £325 -
Fareham - 1 - - 5
Havant - 1 £160 -
Petersfield - - - -
Yateley - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Ringwood - - - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 80 (37.04%) Linux
2 73 (33.80%) Software Engineering
3 59 (27.31%) C++
4 56 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 45 (20.83%) UNIX
6 44 (20.37%) Java
7 40 (18.52%) SC Cleared
8 37 (17.13%) Python
9 36 (16.67%) Degree
10 34 (15.74%) Windows
11 33 (15.28%) Perl
12 31 (14.35%) Telecoms
13 28 (12.96%) ITIL
14 26 (12.04%) SQL
15 24 (11.11%) ClearCase
16 23 (10.65%) SAN
17 22 (10.19%) Microsoft
17 22 (10.19%) Oracle
18 21 (9.72%) Configuration Management
19 20 (9.26%) PHP
19 20 (9.26%) UML
19 20 (9.26%) Embedded C
19 20 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (8.33%) VMware
21 18 (8.33%) Military
21 18 (8.33%) MS Excel
21 18 (8.33%) XML
22 17 (7.87%) SharePoint
22 17 (7.87%) AIX

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 17 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.24%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.85%) Apache
4 3 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.93%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.93%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 18 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.56%) MS Office
3 4 (1.85%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.93%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.65%) SAN
2 15 (6.94%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (6.02%) TCP/IP
3 13 (6.02%) DVB
3 13 (6.02%) Network Security
4 9 (4.17%) Firewall
4 9 (4.17%) Internet
5 8 (3.70%) LDAP
5 8 (3.70%) IPv6
5 8 (3.70%) LAN
5 8 (3.70%) Ethernet
6 6 (2.78%) MPLS
7 5 (2.31%) DNS
7 5 (2.31%) NAS
7 5 (2.31%) LTE
8 4 (1.85%) FCoE
8 4 (1.85%) UPnP
8 4 (1.85%) iSCSI
8 4 (1.85%) Wireless
9 3 (1.39%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.63%) MySQL
4 8 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.78%) SQLPlus
7 4 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.85%) DB2
8 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.93%) Big Data
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.93%) QlikView
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.46%) SQLite
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (11.11%) ClearCase
2 8 (3.70%) Subversion
3 7 (3.24%) Rational Rose
3 7 (3.24%) Ant
3 7 (3.24%) NUnit
3 7 (3.24%) GoogleTest
3 7 (3.24%) CppUnit
4 4 (1.85%) AppScan
5 3 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.93%) Selenium
6 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.46%) Introscope
7 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.46%) JIRA
7 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.46%) PHPUnit
General
1 31 (14.35%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.33%) Military
3 7 (3.24%) Finance
4 5 (2.31%) Retail
5 3 (1.39%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) German Language
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (28.24%) Software Engineer
2 48 (22.22%) Developer
3 19 (8.80%) Consultant
4 18 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (6.02%) Software Developer
6 12 (5.56%) Architect
7 8 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 8 (3.70%) Change Consultant
8 7 (3.24%) Design Engineer
8 7 (3.24%) Network Engineer
8 7 (3.24%) C Developer
9 6 (2.78%) Administrator
9 6 (2.78%) DBA
9 6 (2.78%) Test Engineer
9 6 (2.78%) SQL DBA
10 5 (2.31%) Analyst
10 5 (2.31%) Android Developer
11 4 (1.85%) Designer
11 4 (1.85%) Development Engineer
11 4 (1.85%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.33%) XML
2 14 (6.48%) .NET
3 13 (6.02%) POSIX
4 10 (4.63%) Web Services
5 8 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.70%) Middleware
6 7 (3.24%) Motif
7 5 (2.31%) HTML
7 5 (2.31%) JSP
7 5 (2.31%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.85%) REST
9 3 (1.39%) LAMP
9 3 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.39%) XSLT
9 3 (1.39%) CSS
9 3 (1.39%) SOAP
9 3 (1.39%) STL
9 3 (1.39%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.39%) JSON
9 3 (1.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.94%) DTV
3 12 (5.56%) STB
3 12 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (4.63%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.17%) Device Driver
6 8 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.70%) Replication
7 7 (3.24%) HACMP
7 7 (3.24%) Derivative
8 5 (2.31%) Clustering
8 5 (2.31%) VHDL
9 4 (1.85%) Open Source
9 4 (1.85%) Wiki
10 3 (1.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.39%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.93%) CESG
11 2 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (0.93%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 80 (37.04%) Linux
2 45 (20.83%) UNIX
3 34 (15.74%) Windows
4 17 (7.87%) AIX
5 15 (6.94%) Android
6 11 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.70%) Solaris
7 8 (3.70%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.31%) HPUX
8 5 (2.31%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (2.31%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (1.85%) NetWare
10 3 (1.39%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.93%) SUSE
11 2 (0.93%) Debian
12 1 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (33.80%) Software Engineering
2 28 (12.96%) ITIL
3 21 (9.72%) Configuration Management
4 20 (9.26%) UML
4 20 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (7.87%) OO
5 17 (7.87%) Project Management
6 13 (6.02%) PRINCE2
7 12 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 12 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (5.09%) OOD
9 9 (4.17%) Programme Management
9 9 (4.17%) Test Automation
10 8 (3.70%) Use Case
10 8 (3.70%) SOA
11 7 (3.24%) Unified Process
11 7 (3.24%) Migration
11 7 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.24%) RUP
11 7 (3.24%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (27.31%) C++
2 44 (20.37%) Java
3 37 (17.13%) Python
4 33 (15.28%) Perl
5 26 (12.04%) SQL
6 20 (9.26%) PHP
6 20 (9.26%) Embedded C
7 13 (6.02%) C#
7 13 (6.02%) Shell Script
8 11 (5.09%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.63%) Korn
10 9 (4.17%) JavaScript
11 8 (3.70%) VB
12 7 (3.24%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.31%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.85%) VBScript
15 3 (1.39%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
16 2 (0.93%) Ruby
16 2 (0.93%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 56 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 40 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 36 (16.67%) Degree
4 13 (6.02%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.31%) CCNP
8 3 (1.39%) CISM
8 3 (1.39%) CISSP
8 3 (1.39%) CCDA
8 3 (1.39%) CCDP
8 3 (1.39%) HND
8 3 (1.39%) CBAP
9 2 (0.93%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.93%) MCSE
9 2 (0.93%) CCIE
9 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.93%) CISA
9 2 (0.93%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.31%) SLA
3 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.46%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.46%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.31%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.85%) vSphere
3 4 (1.85%) GPFS
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.39%) OCFS2
5 2 (0.93%) Shibboleth
5 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (2.78%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.93%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.46%) SCCM
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 22 (10.19%) Microsoft
1 22 (10.19%) Oracle
2 18 (8.33%) VMware
3 17 (7.87%) Cisco
4 13 (6.02%) HP
5 10 (4.63%) IBM
6 9 (4.17%) Juniper
7 8 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.24%) EMC
8 7 (3.24%) Veritas
9 6 (2.78%) Brocade
9 6 (2.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 5 (2.31%) Adobe
11 4 (1.85%) Hitachi
11 4 (1.85%) Intel
11 4 (1.85%) Compaq
12 3 (1.39%) Dell
12 3 (1.39%) NetApp
12 3 (1.39%) Sun
12 3 (1.39%) JBoss
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