The table below looks at the statistics for the C Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C Developer
Rank 216 236 232
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 37 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.20% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.22% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 2
Average daily rate £281 £323 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £323 £230
% change year-on-year
-10.99% +40.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £34.25 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+28.46% -15.95%
C Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

C Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

C Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

C Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +22 31 £275 -10.93% 4
Middlesex - 3 £388 -
C Developer
England

C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C Developer in their job title 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 with C Developer in their job title.

1 63 (100.00%) C
2 62 (98.41%) Linux
3 56 (88.89%) C++
4 41 (65.08%) Software Engineering
4 41 (65.08%) GoogleTest
5 40 (63.49%) NUnit
6 39 (61.90%) Python
6 39 (61.90%) Multithreading
7 38 (60.32%) Unix
8 37 (58.73%) UML
8 37 (58.73%) Memory Management
9 36 (57.14%) Unit Testing
9 36 (57.14%) OOD
10 35 (55.56%) SC Cleared
10 35 (55.56%) Security Cleared
11 28 (44.44%) OO
12 25 (39.68%) Integration Testing
12 25 (39.68%) ClearCase
12 25 (39.68%) Configuration Management
12 25 (39.68%) Project Management
13 24 (38.10%) Ant
13 24 (38.10%) Subversion
13 24 (38.10%) Use Case
13 24 (38.10%) CppUnit
13 24 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (36.51%) System Integration Testing
14 23 (36.51%) Derivative
15 22 (34.92%) Requirements Analysis
16 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
17 6 (9.52%) Embedded Systems

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C Developer in their job title 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 with C Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) DVB
2 1 (1.59%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Ingres
1 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (65.08%) GoogleTest
2 40 (63.49%) NUnit
3 25 (39.68%) ClearCase
4 24 (38.10%) Ant
4 24 (38.10%) CppUnit
4 24 (38.10%) Subversion
5 2 (3.17%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.17%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Middleware
2 2 (3.17%) Motif
2 2 (3.17%) wxWidgets
2 2 (3.17%) XML
3 1 (1.59%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (36.51%) Derivative
3 6 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (7.94%) STB
5 4 (6.35%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (98.41%) Linux
2 38 (60.32%) Unix
3 4 (6.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Software Engineering
2 39 (61.90%) Multithreading
3 37 (58.73%) Memory Management
3 37 (58.73%) UML
4 36 (57.14%) OOD
4 36 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 28 (44.44%) OO
6 25 (39.68%) Configuration Management
6 25 (39.68%) Integration Testing
6 25 (39.68%) Project Management
7 24 (38.10%) Use Case
8 23 (36.51%) System Integration Testing
9 22 (34.92%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.17%) Defect Tracking
12 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C
2 56 (88.89%) C++
3 39 (61.90%) Python
4 6 (9.52%) Embedded C
5 3 (4.76%) SQL
6 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.59%) Java
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 35 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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