The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 50 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing C 108 109 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.83% 3.29% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.07% 8.72% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 18
Median daily rate £449 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £18.93 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £42.50 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +15.55%
C
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1191 1250 1166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.20% 37.78% 35.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 813 714
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 103 51
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.12 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.70 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £53.27 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

C Daily Rate Trend in the South West

C
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

C
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

C
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Gloucestershire +3 58 £525 +10.52% 9
Bristol -1 17 £288 -30.30% 15
Somerset +29 8 - - 1
Wiltshire +4 7 £438 +11.11% 3
Devon +1 7 £325 +85.71% 3
Dorset 0 4 £350 - 2
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for C.

1 139 (62.33%) Security Cleared
2 111 (49.78%) DV Cleared
3 74 (33.18%) C++
4 56 (25.11%) Software Engineering
5 52 (23.32%) SC Cleared
6 50 (22.42%) Java
7 39 (17.49%) Project Management
8 36 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (13.90%) Requirements Management
10 30 (13.45%) Oracle
10 30 (13.45%) PRINCE2
11 25 (11.21%) Hadoop
12 24 (10.76%) Linux
12 24 (10.76%) MS Excel
13 23 (10.31%) Degree
13 23 (10.31%) Finance
13 23 (10.31%) Validation
14 22 (9.87%) ITIL
14 22 (9.87%) Perl
15 21 (9.42%) Aerospace
16 20 (8.97%) UML
16 20 (8.97%) Microsoft
17 19 (8.52%) Embedded C
17 19 (8.52%) Windows
17 19 (8.52%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (8.07%) Information Assurance
18 18 (8.07%) JavaScript
19 17 (7.62%) Risk Management
19 17 (7.62%) Document Management
19 17 (7.62%) Change Control

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.04%) SharePoint
1 9 (4.04%) SharePoint 2010
1 9 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (3.14%) Apache
2 7 (3.14%) Confluence
2 7 (3.14%) JBoss
3 4 (1.79%) GlassFish
3 4 (1.79%) IIS
3 4 (1.79%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.90%) SAS
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (10.76%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.04%) MS Office
3 6 (2.69%) MS Project
3 6 (2.69%) Simulink
4 5 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.35%) CATIA
5 3 (1.35%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.69%) Primavera
2 2 (0.90%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (5.38%) Office 365
2 10 (4.48%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.04%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.14%) Wireless
3 6 (2.69%) Bluetooth
3 6 (2.69%) Internet
4 4 (1.79%) Firewall
5 3 (1.35%) MQTT
6 2 (0.90%) AMQP
6 2 (0.90%) WebEx
6 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.90%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.45%) 802.15
7 1 (0.45%) DAB
7 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.45%) GPRS
7 1 (0.45%) GSM
7 1 (0.45%) HTTP
7 1 (0.45%) OFDM
7 1 (0.45%) VPN
7 1 (0.45%) WAN
7 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.21%) Hadoop
2 17 (7.62%) Oracle Database
3 12 (5.38%) Big Data
4 10 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.59%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.14%) Neo4j
7 6 (2.69%) MySQL
7 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.69%) OrientDB
8 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.45%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 13 (5.83%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (5.38%) JIRA
3 9 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (2.69%) Bitbucket
4 6 (2.69%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.79%) Eclipse RCP
5 4 (1.79%) Selenium
6 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.35%) Hudson
6 3 (1.35%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.35%) Maven
6 3 (1.35%) Protractor
6 3 (1.35%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (1.35%) Subversion
6 3 (1.35%) WiX
7 2 (0.90%) LabVIEW
General
1 23 (10.31%) Finance
2 21 (9.42%) Aerospace
3 9 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.14%) Automotive
5 6 (2.69%) Electronics
6 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.90%) Avionics
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Military
8 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (21.08%) Developer
2 39 (17.49%) Software Engineer
3 18 (8.07%) Java Developer
4 15 (6.73%) Embedded Engineer
4 15 (6.73%) Project Manager
5 14 (6.28%) Analyst
5 14 (6.28%) C++ Developer
6 13 (5.83%) Project Officer
7 12 (5.38%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 11 (4.93%) Consultant
9 9 (4.04%) Business Analyst
9 9 (4.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (4.04%) Test Engineer
10 8 (3.59%) Project Support Officer
10 8 (3.59%) Software Developer
10 8 (3.59%) Support Officer
11 6 (2.69%) Big Data Engineer
11 6 (2.69%) Data Engineer
12 5 (2.24%) DV Cleared Project Manager
12 5 (2.24%) Project Control Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.48%) EJB
1 10 (4.48%) HTML
2 9 (4.04%) Spring
3 6 (2.69%) Java EE
3 6 (2.69%) JSF
3 6 (2.69%) Swing
4 5 (2.24%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.79%) J2EE
5 4 (1.79%) Node.js
5 4 (1.79%) OpenCL
5 4 (1.79%) SWT
6 3 (1.35%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.35%) HTML5
6 3 (1.35%) jQuery
6 3 (1.35%) JSON
6 3 (1.35%) RESTful
6 3 (1.35%) Web Services
7 2 (0.90%) .NET Compact Framework
7 2 (0.90%) PyQt
7 2 (0.90%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.04%) Cyberthreat
1 9 (4.04%) Mathematics
2 8 (3.59%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.69%) Physics
3 6 (2.69%) Wiki
4 5 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.79%) ASTM
5 4 (1.79%) VHDL
6 2 (0.90%) CAN bus
6 2 (0.90%) Device Driver
6 2 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (0.90%) iPhone
6 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.90%) Telematics
7 1 (0.45%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.45%) STB
7 1 (0.45%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.76%) Linux
2 19 (8.52%) Windows
3 11 (4.93%) Unix
4 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (1.35%) VxWorks
5 2 (0.90%) Android
5 2 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.90%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.11%) Software Engineering
2 39 (17.49%) Project Management
3 36 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (13.90%) Requirements Management
5 30 (13.45%) PRINCE2
6 23 (10.31%) Validation
7 22 (9.87%) ITIL
8 20 (8.97%) UML
9 19 (8.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (8.07%) Information Assurance
11 17 (7.62%) Change Control
11 17 (7.62%) Document Management
11 17 (7.62%) Risk Management
12 15 (6.73%) DevOps
12 15 (6.73%) OO
13 13 (5.83%) Scrum
14 11 (4.93%) Line Management
14 11 (4.93%) TOGAF
15 10 (4.48%) MODAF
15 10 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 74 (33.18%) C++
2 50 (22.42%) Java
3 22 (9.87%) Perl
4 19 (8.52%) Embedded C
5 18 (8.07%) JavaScript
6 14 (6.28%) Bash Shell
7 13 (5.83%) SQL
8 12 (5.38%) Embedded C++
8 12 (5.38%) MATLAB
8 12 (5.38%) Python
9 9 (4.04%) C#
9 9 (4.04%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.04%) Ruby
10 7 (3.14%) Ada
10 7 (3.14%) Scala
11 5 (2.24%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.79%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.35%) Fortran
13 3 (1.35%) VC++
14 2 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 139 (62.33%) Security Cleared
2 111 (49.78%) DV Cleared
3 52 (23.32%) SC Cleared
4 23 (10.31%) Degree
5 7 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.79%) CEH
6 4 (1.79%) CISSP
6 4 (1.79%) CLAS
6 4 (1.79%) IISP
6 4 (1.79%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.35%) APMP
7 3 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.45%) CCNA
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.45%) GCIA
8 1 (0.45%) HNC
8 1 (0.45%) ISEB
8 1 (0.45%) PMP
8 1 (0.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.04%) DO-178B
2 7 (3.14%) QA
3 5 (2.24%) DO-160
4 4 (1.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.79%) JSP 440
4 4 (1.79%) RMADS
5 3 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.35%) MISRA
6 2 (0.90%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.90%) SLA
7 1 (0.45%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (2.24%) Firmware
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (13.45%) Oracle
2 20 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.24%) IBM
4 4 (1.79%) Sybase
5 3 (1.35%) Apple
5 3 (1.35%) MathWorks
5 3 (1.35%) PTC
5 3 (1.35%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.35%) Remedy
6 2 (0.90%) EMC
6 2 (0.90%) Serena
7 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco
7 1 (0.45%) Lotus
7 1 (0.45%) Renesas
7 1 (0.45%) Samsung
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
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