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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 52 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing C 15 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.06% 1.16% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 4.51% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 6
Median daily rate £425 £365 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £511 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
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
210 244 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.85% 25.63% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 169 182
Median daily rate £400 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £43.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.88% +16.00%
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 4 December 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 4 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 Reading region with a requirement for C.

1 13 (33.33%) C++
1 13 (33.33%) Office 365
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (25.64%) HTTP
2 10 (25.64%) Degree
3 9 (23.08%) Linux
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
4 8 (20.51%) Project Management
4 8 (20.51%) JSON
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.95%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.95%) Project Governance
5 7 (17.95%) Data Quality
5 7 (17.95%) Escalation Management
5 7 (17.95%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) Python
6 6 (15.38%) PHP
6 6 (15.38%) SQL
6 6 (15.38%) Ruby
6 6 (15.38%) Haskell
6 6 (15.38%) F#
6 6 (15.38%) GoCD
6 6 (15.38%) SOLID
6 6 (15.38%) Microservices
6 6 (15.38%) Yammer
6 6 (15.38%) Rust
6 6 (15.38%) 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 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.56%) HFM
2 1 (2.56%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Office 365
2 6 (15.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) HTTP
2 6 (15.38%) AMQP
2 6 (15.38%) Skype
3 2 (5.13%) Wireless
4 1 (2.56%) 3G
4 1 (2.56%) 4G
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) DVB
4 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.56%) IMAP
4 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.56%) LDAP
4 1 (2.56%) LTE
4 1 (2.56%) MQTT
4 1 (2.56%) MRTG
4 1 (2.56%) Node B
4 1 (2.56%) SMTP
4 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) GoCD
1 6 (15.38%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.13%) Fiddler
2 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) MSTest
3 1 (2.56%) Xcode
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Change Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Office 365 Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Android Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Development Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Hyperion Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) JSON
2 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (10.26%) .NET
4 3 (7.69%) HTML
4 3 (7.69%) HTML5
4 3 (7.69%) Laravel
4 3 (7.69%) Node.js
4 3 (7.69%) RESTful
4 3 (7.69%) Symfony
4 3 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) DirectX
5 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5 Canvas
5 2 (5.13%) OpenGL
5 2 (5.13%) WebGL
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.56%) WCF
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Virtual Team
2 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) MPEG
3 1 (2.56%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Android
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Debian
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (20.51%) Project Management
2 7 (17.95%) Customer Engagement
2 7 (17.95%) Escalation Management
2 7 (17.95%) OO
2 7 (17.95%) Project Governance
3 6 (15.38%) API Development
3 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (15.38%) DevOps
3 6 (15.38%) Microservices
3 6 (15.38%) SDLC
3 6 (15.38%) SOLID
4 5 (12.82%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Change Management
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.69%) CRM
6 3 (7.69%) RAD
6 3 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) C++
2 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
3 7 (17.95%) Python
4 6 (15.38%) F#
4 6 (15.38%) Go
4 6 (15.38%) Haskell
4 6 (15.38%) OCaml
4 6 (15.38%) PHP
4 6 (15.38%) Ruby
4 6 (15.38%) Rust
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (7.69%) VB
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Ceph
2 1 (2.56%) Dovecot
2 1 (2.56%) iptables
2 1 (2.56%) KVM
2 1 (2.56%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.56%) Squid
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (15.38%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) Cacti
3 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) RANCID
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Amdocs
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) VMware