The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had C Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C Developer
Rank 241 226 232
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 25 45 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.48% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.50% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 11
Median daily rate £316 £305 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.60% +52.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £330 £225
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £45.75 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.37% -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.75 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+18.06% -8.82%
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
8354 8971 8649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.98% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4988 5124 4687
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 432 442
Median hourly rate £19.22 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.06% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured C Developer in the job title.

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -3 19 £300 +9.09% 1
Berkshire - 3 £345 - 1
Middlesex -9 1 £340 +25.92%
C Developer
England

C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, C Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring C Developer in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) C
2 55 (94.83%) Linux
3 36 (62.07%) C++
4 34 (58.62%) Software Engineering
5 33 (56.90%) UML
5 33 (56.90%) Security Cleared
5 33 (56.90%) GoogleTest
6 32 (55.17%) SC Cleared
7 31 (53.45%) NUnit
8 30 (51.72%) Unix
9 29 (50.00%) ClearCase
9 29 (50.00%) Configuration Management
10 27 (46.55%) Integration Testing
11 26 (44.83%) Multithreading
12 25 (43.10%) Project Management
12 25 (43.10%) OOD
12 25 (43.10%) Memory Management
13 24 (41.38%) CppUnit
13 24 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (41.38%) Ant
13 24 (41.38%) Unit Testing
13 24 (41.38%) Subversion
14 23 (39.66%) Derivative
14 23 (39.66%) System Integration Testing
15 22 (37.93%) Use Case
15 22 (37.93%) OO
16 21 (36.21%) Python
17 19 (32.76%) Requirements Analysis
18 14 (24.14%) Telecoms
19 10 (17.24%) Embedded Systems

C Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) DVB
2 6 (10.34%) SAN
3 5 (8.62%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Ingres
1 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (56.90%) GoogleTest
2 31 (53.45%) NUnit
3 29 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 24 (41.38%) Ant
4 24 (41.38%) CppUnit
4 24 (41.38%) Subversion
5 2 (3.45%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
General
1 14 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Motif
2 4 (6.90%) Middleware
3 1 (1.72%) wxWidgets
3 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (39.66%) Derivative
3 10 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (15.52%) STB
5 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.62%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 55 (94.83%) Linux
2 30 (51.72%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Software Engineering
2 33 (56.90%) UML
3 29 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 27 (46.55%) Integration Testing
5 26 (44.83%) Multithreading
6 25 (43.10%) Memory Management
6 25 (43.10%) OOD
6 25 (43.10%) Project Management
7 24 (41.38%) Unit Testing
8 23 (39.66%) System Integration Testing
9 22 (37.93%) OO
9 22 (37.93%) Use Case
10 19 (32.76%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (10.34%) Defect Tracking
13 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
13 5 (8.62%) Web Development
14 2 (3.45%) RUP
14 2 (3.45%) Unified Process
15 1 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C
2 36 (62.07%) C++
3 21 (36.21%) Python
4 9 (15.52%) Embedded C
5 8 (13.79%) Embedded C++
6 6 (10.34%) Java
6 6 (10.34%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) C#
7 1 (1.72%) COBOL
7 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) Security Cleared
2 32 (55.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) Degree