The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 40 61 39
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Contract jobs citing C 25 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.36% 1.64% 3.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.85% 5.50% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 17
Median daily rate £369 £398 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £241 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +162.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £40.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £40.00 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
C
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
211 291 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.40% 29.75% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 219 136
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £28.75 £15.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

C
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Reading

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for C.

1 24 (53.33%) C++
2 17 (37.78%) Degree
3 15 (33.33%) Windows
3 15 (33.33%) HTTP
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.11%) Linux
4 14 (31.11%) C#
4 14 (31.11%) .NET
4 14 (31.11%) Office 365
4 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
5 13 (28.89%) VB
5 13 (28.89%) XML
6 11 (24.44%) CSS
6 11 (24.44%) VPN
6 11 (24.44%) IPsec
6 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
6 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
7 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 10 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
7 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 10 (22.22%) Public Cloud
7 10 (22.22%) Marketing
7 10 (22.22%) DNS
7 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 10 (22.22%) DHCP
7 10 (22.22%) VBScript
8 9 (20.00%) IPv6
8 9 (20.00%) Red Hat

C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Drupal
4 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Office 365
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.11%) Yammer
4 2 (4.44%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) HTTP
2 11 (24.44%) IPsec
2 11 (24.44%) VPN
3 10 (22.22%) DHCP
3 10 (22.22%) DNS
3 10 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
3 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.00%) BGP
4 9 (20.00%) IPv6
5 5 (11.11%) Skype
6 3 (6.67%) AMQP
6 3 (6.67%) Wireless
7 1 (2.22%) 3G
7 1 (2.22%) 4G
7 1 (2.22%) DMZ
7 1 (2.22%) DVB
7 1 (2.22%) Firewall
7 1 (2.22%) FTP
7 1 (2.22%) MQTT
7 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) Datazen
3 1 (2.22%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Fiddler
1 2 (4.44%) GoCD
1 2 (4.44%) Jasmine
1 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) AppScan
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Change Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Office 365 Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.44%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Development Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) .NET
2 13 (28.89%) XML
3 11 (24.44%) CSS
4 4 (8.89%) JSON
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.44%) Gherkin
6 2 (4.44%) HTML
6 2 (4.44%) HTML5
6 2 (4.44%) RESTful
6 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.22%) ADO
7 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.22%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (2.22%) CSS3
7 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.22%) Node.js
7 1 (2.22%) REST
7 1 (2.22%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.22%) MPEG
4 1 (2.22%) STB
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Linux
3 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
4 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.44%) Android
6 1 (2.22%) Unix
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
2 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 9 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 9 (20.00%) Escalation Management
3 9 (20.00%) Presales
3 9 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 9 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 9 (20.00%) Project Management
3 9 (20.00%) Workflow
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) SDLC
5 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.67%) CRM
7 3 (6.67%) MVC
7 3 (6.67%) RAD
7 3 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) C++
2 14 (31.11%) C#
3 13 (28.89%) VB
4 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
5 10 (22.22%) VBScript
6 8 (17.78%) Java
7 5 (11.11%) Python
7 5 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.67%) PHP
8 3 (6.67%) Ruby
9 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.44%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.44%) F#
9 2 (4.44%) Go
9 2 (4.44%) Haskell
9 2 (4.44%) OCaml
9 2 (4.44%) Rust
10 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) MCSA
2 6 (13.33%) MCSD
2 6 (13.33%) MCSE
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.22%) HP Fortify
4 1 (2.22%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Amdocs
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) NetScout
4 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.22%) Sybase
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ECMWF
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading
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Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 days ago