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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 18 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing C 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.59% 1.77% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 8.33% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£229 £343 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.21% +24.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 11.11% 21.24% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 19
Average daily rate £258 £275 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
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 1 August 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 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Ionix
3 2 (40.00%) Netcool/Webtop
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (40.00%) Netcool
3 2 (40.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) 3G
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE
4 1 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) 2G
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) PMP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) 2G
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) LTE
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Build Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) C Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) SUSE
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ionix
1 2 (40.00%) Netcool/Webtop
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (40.00%) Netcool
1 2 (40.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks