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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 52 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing C 17 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.37% 1.38% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.20% 4.33% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £450 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £182 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £467 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.72% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%

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
236 300 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.87% 31.95% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 210 151
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 3
Median hourly rate £16.31 £39.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.43% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £16.03 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £55.55 £44.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 16 (40.00%) Office 365
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) Python
2 9 (22.50%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (20.00%) HTTP
3 8 (20.00%) OO
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.00%) Yammer
3 8 (20.00%) Skype
3 8 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 8 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.50%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
4 7 (17.50%) Project Governance
4 7 (17.50%) Escalation Management
4 7 (17.50%) C++
4 7 (17.50%) Linux
5 6 (15.00%) PHP
5 6 (15.00%) JSON
5 6 (15.00%) Ruby
5 6 (15.00%) Haskell
5 6 (15.00%) OCaml
5 6 (15.00%) GoCD
5 6 (15.00%) SOLID
5 6 (15.00%) API Development
5 6 (15.00%) Rust
5 6 (15.00%) 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
1 8 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.50%) HFM
2 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Office 365
2 8 (20.00%) Yammer
3 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) HTTP
1 8 (20.00%) Skype
2 6 (15.00%) AMQP
3 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.50%) 3G
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) DVB
4 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.50%) IMAP
4 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.50%) LDAP
4 1 (2.50%) LTE
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) SMTP
4 1 (2.50%) VLAN
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Big Data
1 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.50%) OrientDB
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) GoCD
1 6 (15.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) MSTest
2 1 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) German Language
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Development Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Implementation Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (15.00%) JSON
1 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) HTML5
2 3 (7.50%) Laravel
2 3 (7.50%) Node.js
2 3 (7.50%) Symfony
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) DirectX
3 2 (5.00%) HTML5 Canvas
3 2 (5.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (5.00%) WebGL
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) Kafka
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) RESTful
4 1 (2.50%) WCF
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.50%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) MPEG
3 1 (2.50%) Robotics
3 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.50%) STB
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) CentOS
3 1 (2.50%) Debian
3 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Project Management
2 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (20.00%) OO
3 7 (17.50%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (17.50%) Escalation Management
3 7 (17.50%) Project Governance
4 6 (15.00%) API Development
4 6 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (15.00%) DevOps
4 6 (15.00%) Microservices
4 6 (15.00%) SOLID
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 2 (5.00%) ITIL
8 2 (5.00%) Migration
8 2 (5.00%) MVC
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) Python
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
3 7 (17.50%) C++
4 6 (15.00%) F#
4 6 (15.00%) Go
4 6 (15.00%) Haskell
4 6 (15.00%) OCaml
4 6 (15.00%) PHP
4 6 (15.00%) Ruby
4 6 (15.00%) Rust
5 5 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (7.50%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.50%) C#
8 1 (2.50%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.50%) Ceph
2 1 (2.50%) Dovecot
2 1 (2.50%) iptables
2 1 (2.50%) KVM
2 1 (2.50%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.50%) Squid
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (15.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.50%) Ansible
3 1 (2.50%) Cacti
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.50%) Nagios
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) RANCID
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Ariba
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.50%) Juniper
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) Samsung
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.50%) VMware