The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 78 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Contract jobs citing C 12 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.94% 2.45% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 6.47% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £341
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 7
Average hourly rate - £46.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.11%
C
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
517 479 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 40.33% 37.84% 40.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 313 228
Average daily rate £400 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 45
Average hourly rate £47.40 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £53.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

C
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

C
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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
Guildford 0 4 £510 - 5
Camberley - 3 £400 - 1
Weybridge -2 1 £425 - 3
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (46.67%) C++
2 18 (40.00%) UNIX
3 16 (35.56%) Cisco
3 16 (35.56%) Firewall
4 14 (31.11%) Juniper
4 14 (31.11%) Python
4 14 (31.11%) Linux
5 13 (28.89%) Perl
5 13 (28.89%) VPN
5 13 (28.89%) Shell Script
5 13 (28.89%) Websense
5 13 (28.89%) VMware
5 13 (28.89%) Blue Coat
5 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
5 13 (28.89%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (26.67%) DNS
6 12 (26.67%) SSL
6 12 (26.67%) NetApp
6 12 (26.67%) LDAP
7 11 (24.44%) WAN
7 11 (24.44%) SMTP
7 11 (24.44%) LAN
7 11 (24.44%) MIMEsweeper
7 11 (24.44%) MAILsweeper
7 11 (24.44%) McAfee
7 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
7 11 (24.44%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (24.44%) Sendmail
8 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.22%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.22%) JBoss
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Simulink
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) PaaS
1 2 (4.44%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) VPN
3 12 (26.67%) DNS
3 12 (26.67%) SSL
3 12 (26.67%) LDAP
4 11 (24.44%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (24.44%) LAN
4 11 (24.44%) WAN
4 11 (24.44%) SMTP
5 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.44%) Bluetooth
7 1 (2.22%) IPsec
7 1 (2.22%) SSH
7 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.22%) DHCP
7 1 (2.22%) IKE
7 1 (2.22%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) DVB
7 1 (2.22%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) DB2
1 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) Informix
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.22%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.22%) ProC
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.22%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Ant
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Games
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Military
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Software Engineer
1 7 (15.56%) Developer
1 7 (15.56%) Architect
2 5 (11.11%) Systems Integrator
3 4 (8.89%) Security Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) IT Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Security Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) C Developer
5 2 (4.44%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Platform Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Middleware
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) Struts
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.44%) Spring
2 2 (4.44%) JSF
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.22%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (2.22%) boto
3 1 (2.22%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) Flash
3 1 (2.22%) POSIX
3 1 (2.22%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) PKI
2 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) DTV
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.22%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.22%) Animation
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.22%) APACS
4 1 (2.22%) STB
4 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) UNIX
2 14 (31.11%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) Solaris
4 4 (8.89%) Windows
5 2 (4.44%) Android
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
1 13 (28.89%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.89%) Project Management
3 4 (8.89%) SDLC
3 4 (8.89%) SIEM
4 3 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 3 (6.67%) Analytics
4 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.67%) Information Security
5 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.44%) BPEL
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) ERP
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) C++
2 14 (31.11%) Python
3 13 (28.89%) Perl
3 13 (28.89%) Shell Script
4 8 (17.78%) SQL
5 7 (15.56%) Java
6 6 (13.33%) C#
7 5 (11.11%) Embedded C
8 4 (8.89%) PHP
9 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.22%) Assembly Language
11 1 (2.22%) Bourne shell
11 1 (2.22%) R
11 1 (2.22%) VBScript
11 1 (2.22%) VB
11 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) Degree
4 4 (8.89%) CISSP
5 3 (6.67%) CISM
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.22%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CISA
6 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Sendmail
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) MIMEsweeper
1 11 (24.44%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Nessus
3 1 (2.22%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Cisco
2 14 (31.11%) Juniper
3 13 (28.89%) Websense
3 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 13 (28.89%) Blue Coat
4 12 (26.67%) NetApp
5 11 (24.44%) McAfee
6 5 (11.11%) Oracle
6 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) Intel
7 2 (4.44%) Citrix
7 2 (4.44%) Software AG
7 2 (4.44%) SAP
7 2 (4.44%) CA
7 2 (4.44%) ArcSight
7 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.22%) Tufin
8 1 (2.22%) Freescale
8 1 (2.22%) 3Com
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