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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Developer
Rank 220 226 226
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 38 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.21% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.23% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 3
Average daily rate
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£294 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.00% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £296 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £200 £285
% change year-on-year
+65.62% -29.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £42.50
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
8664 8286 7701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.59% 92.51% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4998 4523 3917
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 421 581
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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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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 +19 21 £263 +31.25% 2
East Sussex -10 10 - - 1
Middlesex - 3 £270 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
C Developer
England

C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 53 (100.00%) C
2 34 (64.15%) UNIX
3 32 (60.38%) Linux
4 28 (52.83%) Security Cleared
5 27 (50.94%) SC Cleared
5 27 (50.94%) C++
6 26 (49.06%) OOD
7 22 (41.51%) UML
8 21 (39.62%) Python
9 18 (33.96%) Software Engineering
9 18 (33.96%) Unit Testing
10 16 (30.19%) GoogleTest
11 13 (24.53%) Subversion
11 13 (24.53%) Manufacturing
12 12 (22.64%) Lua
12 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
12 12 (22.64%) Embedded Systems
12 12 (22.64%) Bash Shell
13 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (20.75%) NUnit
14 10 (18.87%) ClearCase
14 10 (18.87%) Embedded C
14 10 (18.87%) OO
14 10 (18.87%) Ant
15 9 (16.98%) CppUnit
16 7 (13.21%) Motif
16 7 (13.21%) Memory Management
16 7 (13.21%) Integration Testing
16 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
17 6 (11.32%) System Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.89%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) DB2
1 1 (1.89%) Ingres
1 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) GoogleTest
2 13 (24.53%) Subversion
3 11 (20.75%) NUnit
4 10 (18.87%) Ant
4 10 (18.87%) ClearCase
5 9 (16.98%) CppUnit
6 2 (3.77%) Rational Rose
7 1 (1.89%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.89%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.89%) CruiseControl
General
1 13 (24.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Motif
2 2 (3.77%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) WPF
3 1 (1.89%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) Derivative
4 1 (1.89%) Ergonomics
4 1 (1.89%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.89%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) UNIX
2 32 (60.38%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) AIX
4 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) OOD
2 22 (41.51%) UML
3 18 (33.96%) Software Engineering
3 18 (33.96%) Unit Testing
4 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
5 10 (18.87%) OO
6 7 (13.21%) Integration Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
6 7 (13.21%) Memory Management
7 6 (11.32%) Project Management
7 6 (11.32%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Use Case
9 2 (3.77%) Unified Process
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.77%) RUP
10 1 (1.89%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.89%) DevOps
10 1 (1.89%) Line Management
10 1 (1.89%) Metaprogramming
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C
2 27 (50.94%) C++
3 21 (39.62%) Python
4 12 (22.64%) Lua
4 12 (22.64%) Bash Shell
5 10 (18.87%) Embedded C
6 5 (9.43%) C#
7 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.77%) SQL
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.89%) Perl
9 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (52.83%) Security Cleared
2 27 (50.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) IBM
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
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