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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 39 62 41
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Contract jobs citing C 23 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.23% 1.67% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.04% 5.90% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 16
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £41.25 - £15.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 - £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 - £33.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +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
191 288 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.79% 28.21% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 226 153
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.30 £14.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.50 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 17 (42.50%) Office 365
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 14 (35.00%) C++
2 14 (35.00%) Degree
3 12 (30.00%) HTTP
4 11 (27.50%) Linux
4 11 (27.50%) Project Management
4 11 (27.50%) Customer Engagement
4 11 (27.50%) Project Governance
4 11 (27.50%) Data Quality
4 11 (27.50%) Escalation Management
5 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (17.50%) VB
6 7 (17.50%) JSON
7 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.00%) AMQP
7 6 (15.00%) .NET
7 6 (15.00%) XML
7 6 (15.00%) C#
7 6 (15.00%) Windows
7 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (15.00%) Yammer
7 6 (15.00%) Skype
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
8 5 (12.50%) API Development
8 5 (12.50%) Rust
8 5 (12.50%) Kubernetes

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (42.50%) Office 365
2 6 (15.00%) Yammer
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) HTTP
2 6 (15.00%) AMQP
2 6 (15.00%) Skype
3 4 (10.00%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) IPsec
3 4 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.00%) VPN
4 3 (7.50%) BGP
4 3 (7.50%) IPv6
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) 3G
6 1 (2.50%) 4G
6 1 (2.50%) DVB
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
6 1 (2.50%) LTE
6 1 (2.50%) MQTT
6 1 (2.50%) Node B
6 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) GoCD
1 5 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.00%) Fiddler
2 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Developer
2 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Office 365 Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) JSON
2 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) XML
3 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.00%) Laravel
5 2 (5.00%) RESTful
5 2 (5.00%) Symfony
6 1 (2.50%) HTML
6 1 (2.50%) HTML5
6 1 (2.50%) Node.js
6 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.50%) MPEG
4 1 (2.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Customer Engagement
1 11 (27.50%) Escalation Management
1 11 (27.50%) Project Governance
1 11 (27.50%) Project Management
2 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (12.50%) API Development
3 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (12.50%) DevOps
3 5 (12.50%) Microservices
3 5 (12.50%) OO
3 5 (12.50%) SDLC
3 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (12.50%) SOLID
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C++
2 7 (17.50%) VB
3 6 (15.00%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.50%) F#
4 5 (12.50%) Go
4 5 (12.50%) Haskell
4 5 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) OCaml
4 5 (12.50%) PHP
4 5 (12.50%) Python
4 5 (12.50%) Ruby
4 5 (12.50%) Rust
5 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) VBScript
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) MCSD
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Docker
2 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 3 (7.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) Amdocs
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
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