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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 24 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs citing C 12 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.26% 0.61% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.91% 1.42% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Median daily rate £300 £125 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -61.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £125 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £125 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
Hampshire

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
67 141 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 29.39% 42.73% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 111 98
Median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.57% -13.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
3 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
3 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
4 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Statistics
5 4 (21.05%) CMS
5 4 (21.05%) Content Management
5 4 (21.05%) Document Management
5 4 (21.05%) Publishing
5 4 (21.05%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) STB
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture

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 4 (21.05%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DVB
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Software Test Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cabling Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
2 4 (21.05%) Statistics
3 3 (15.79%) STB
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Digital TV
4 2 (10.53%) MPEG
5 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.26%) HACMP
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) HPUX
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) NetWare
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
2 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
2 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Content Management
3 4 (21.05%) Document Management
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
2 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.79%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
5 1 (5.26%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Korn
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) GPFS
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) BT
2 2 (10.53%) EMC
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) BMC
3 1 (5.26%) Compaq
3 1 (5.26%) Hitachi
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Veritas
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