The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 23 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing C 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.47% 4.58% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 10.53% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.38 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
C
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 57 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.00% 43.51% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 28
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £46.50 £39.37 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +31.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

C
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Robotics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ATL
3 1 (25.00%) STL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Qt
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures

C
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ATL
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
1 1 (25.00%) STL
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (25.00%) SLA