The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 22 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing C 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.20% 2.30% 2.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.06% 10.53% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £115 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -48.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 57 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 19.76% 21.84% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 41
Median daily rate £350 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

C
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Slough

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

C
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Slough region with a requirement for C.

1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO-PA
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

C
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO-PA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP