The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Newbury region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 13 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing C 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 6.17% 2.05% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 15.79% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £325 - £370
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 - £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.99% 13.01% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 15
Average daily rate £250 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £381 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C
Berkshire

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

C
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 15 (83.33%) UNIX
3 8 (44.44%) Perl
3 8 (44.44%) IBM
3 8 (44.44%) EMC
3 8 (44.44%) Tivoli
3 8 (44.44%) Netcool
3 8 (44.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 8 (44.44%) Netcool/Webtop
3 8 (44.44%) Ionix
4 7 (38.89%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Billing
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) Wireless
6 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) JBoss
6 5 (27.78%) Apache
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
8 2 (11.11%) J2EE
8 2 (11.11%) Linux

C
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 6 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Architect
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Domain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Perl
1 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Tivoli
1 8 (44.44%) Netcool
1 8 (44.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 8 (44.44%) Netcool/Webtop
1 8 (44.44%) Ionix
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) IBM
1 8 (44.44%) EMC
2 5 (27.78%) JBoss
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle