The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 17 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing C 2 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 2.90% 4.17% 42.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 12.50% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 14
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£345 £270 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £270 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £270 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £327 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
C
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 57.97% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 17
Average daily rate £400 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.50 - £16.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Salisbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

C
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Salisbury region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) MS Project
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
6 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Leaflet
6 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Migration

C
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planner
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
2 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) 3PAR