The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 48 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.82% - 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£540 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.75%
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
180 82 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.32% 41.41% 41.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 53 37
Average daily rate £325 £323 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £239 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C
South West

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

C
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

C
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 2 £540 -
Bath - - - - 9
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) CMDB
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) GIS
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (20.00%) RMADS
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Avionics

C
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Customer Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) GIS
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (30.00%) CMDB
2 2 (20.00%) RMADS
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) CESG
3 1 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) UML
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
1 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
Yeovil, Somerset
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Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago