The table below looks at the statistics for the C Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Software Engineer
Rank 244 235 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.057% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.062% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £248 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.75
C Software Engineer
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
8530 8129 9239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.02% 92.96% 91.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4784 4329 4309
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 491 601
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.25 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

C Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer across the South East region.

C Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer across the South East region.

C Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Hampshire -5 1 £350 +41.41%
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
C Software Engineer
England

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (50.00%) POSIX
3 3 (50.00%) DTV
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) LLVM
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DVB
1 1 (16.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (16.67%) LLVM
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) POSIX
2 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) STB
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) SUSE
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) Perforce
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