The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 17 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing C 12 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.17% 1.56% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.46% 4.65% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 7
Median daily rate £338 - £360
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 - £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +18.57%

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

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 86 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 28.02% 33.59% 55.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 93
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £22.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +53.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

C
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for C.

1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) MS Office
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.67%) Firmware

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (6.67%) Avionics
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards