The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 14 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing C 11 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.47% 5.19% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.03% 27.91% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£436 £502 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.01% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £45.50 £25.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.19% -32.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +11.11%
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 Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
61 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 35.88% 18.61% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 19
Average daily rate £356 £450 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 5
Average hourly rate £45.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

C
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Middlesex region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C across the Middlesex region.

C Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) C++
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) ClearCase
4 6 (31.58%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) DTV
6 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) PhD
7 3 (15.79%) Subversion
7 3 (15.79%) OpenMP
7 3 (15.79%) Parallel Computing
7 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
7 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) POSIX
7 3 (15.79%) Fortran
7 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
8 2 (10.53%) CISSP
8 2 (10.53%) PMP
8 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
8 2 (10.53%) OO
8 2 (10.53%) OOD
8 2 (10.53%) Java
8 2 (10.53%) SAP
8 2 (10.53%) DVB
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) DVB
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) ClearCase
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Principal Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) POSIX
1 3 (15.79%) OpenMP
2 1 (5.26%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) DTV
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (10.53%) STB
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) Human Factors
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) UML
3 5 (26.32%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Parallel Computing
4 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Use Case
5 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) Android Development
5 2 (10.53%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Fortran
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PhD
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) PMP
3 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CISM
3 2 (10.53%) GIAC
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) VCP4
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
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