The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 9 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing C 13 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 9.63% 7.43% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.23% 30.56% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £318 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
C
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 36 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 31.85% 24.32% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 9
Average daily rate £350 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £350 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

C
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Staines

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing C also 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 that cited C.

1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 13 (61.90%) ClearCase
3 13 (61.90%) DTV
4 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 9 (42.86%) POSIX
5 6 (28.57%) UML
5 6 (28.57%) C++
5 6 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) STB
6 4 (19.05%) Software Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) DVB
7 3 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (14.29%) ETL
7 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 3 (14.29%) MapReduce
7 3 (14.29%) Apache Hive
7 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
7 3 (14.29%) Big Data
7 3 (14.29%) Apache Pig
7 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
8 2 (9.52%) KVM
8 2 (9.52%) Subversion
8 2 (9.52%) Information Management
8 2 (9.52%) Xen
8 2 (9.52%) Degree

C
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing C also 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 that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DVB
2 2 (9.52%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
1 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) ClearCase
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) POSIX
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) OpenCL
3 1 (4.76%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) DTV
2 4 (19.05%) STB
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (9.52%) Handset
4 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.76%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) UML
3 4 (19.05%) Software Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) ETL
4 3 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.52%) Information Management
5 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) System Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C++
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) KVM
1 2 (9.52%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Hortonworks
1 2 (9.52%) Perforce