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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 58 41 62
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Contract jobs citing C 33 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.34% 3.91% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.50% 10.54% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 9
Average daily rate
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£430 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £409 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +0.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £39.00 £30.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
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
508 465 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.00% 37.08% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 244 266
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 42
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.90 £39.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 6 £375 +27.11% 18
Camberley +6 3 £475 +35.71% 1
Leatherhead - 3 - -
Woking +7 2 £500 - 5
Redhill - - - - 9
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 2
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Esher - - - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 41 (54.67%) C++
2 29 (38.67%) Linux
3 27 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 19 (25.33%) VMware
4 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 18 (24.00%) Firewall
5 18 (24.00%) UNIX
6 15 (20.00%) Python
6 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (18.67%) C#
8 13 (17.33%) Windows
9 12 (16.00%) Cisco
10 11 (14.67%) DV Cleared
11 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
11 10 (13.33%) Perl
11 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
12 9 (12.00%) McAfee
12 9 (12.00%) NetApp
12 9 (12.00%) Juniper
12 9 (12.00%) Websense
12 9 (12.00%) Finance
12 9 (12.00%) Java
12 9 (12.00%) .NET
12 9 (12.00%) LDAP
12 9 (12.00%) Solaris
12 9 (12.00%) Embedded C
12 9 (12.00%) DNS
12 9 (12.00%) Bash Shell
12 9 (12.00%) Kalman Filter

C
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) Lync
3 1 (1.33%) Moodle
3 1 (1.33%) JBoss
3 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
2 3 (4.00%) Simulink
3 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) TargetLink
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.00%) IaaS
2 3 (4.00%) PaaS
2 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) Firewall
2 9 (12.00%) LDAP
2 9 (12.00%) DNS
3 8 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (10.67%) SSL
3 8 (10.67%) VPN
3 8 (10.67%) LAN
3 8 (10.67%) WAN
3 8 (10.67%) SMTP
4 3 (4.00%) Internet
4 3 (4.00%) DVB
5 2 (2.67%) Bluetooth
5 2 (2.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) 4G
6 1 (1.33%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.33%) UPnP
6 1 (1.33%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.33%) LTE
6 1 (1.33%) VoIP
6 1 (1.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (2.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.33%) Subversion
2 4 (5.33%) NetBeans
2 4 (5.33%) CMake
2 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.00%) JIRA
3 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.67%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Hudson
5 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.33%) ProC
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.67%) Games
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.67%) Electronics
5 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.67%) Automotive
5 2 (2.67%) Military
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Software Engineer
2 15 (20.00%) Developer
3 8 (10.67%) Software Developer
3 8 (10.67%) Architect
4 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Consultant
5 4 (5.33%) Security Architect
6 3 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Software Design Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Embedded Software Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Rollout Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.67%) Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) .NET
2 5 (6.67%) Swing
3 4 (5.33%) Qt
3 4 (5.33%) VTK
3 4 (5.33%) Java SE
3 4 (5.33%) JNI
3 4 (5.33%) Itk
4 3 (4.00%) REST
4 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.67%) WSDL
5 2 (2.67%) POSIX
5 2 (2.67%) SOAP
5 2 (2.67%) Web Services
6 1 (1.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.33%) YAML
6 1 (1.33%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.33%) jQuery
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Device Driver
2 6 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.33%) DTV
4 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) STB
5 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.33%) VHDL
6 1 (1.33%) Life Science
6 1 (1.33%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.33%) Open Source
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Linux
2 18 (24.00%) UNIX
3 13 (17.33%) Windows
4 9 (12.00%) Solaris
5 8 (10.67%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (5.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.67%) AIX
7 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (6.67%) Line Management
4 5 (6.67%) Game Development
4 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.33%) Project Management
5 4 (5.33%) OOD
5 4 (5.33%) UML
5 4 (5.33%) OO
5 4 (5.33%) Software Architecture
5 4 (5.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (5.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (5.33%) Cyber Security
5 4 (5.33%) DevOps
6 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (54.67%) C++
2 15 (20.00%) Python
3 14 (18.67%) C#
4 10 (13.33%) Perl
4 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 9 (12.00%) Java
5 9 (12.00%) Embedded C
5 9 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.00%) SQL
7 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.00%) PHP
8 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.00%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.67%) VB
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.33%) VBScript
10 1 (1.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.67%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.67%) CISSP
6 1 (1.33%) CEH
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.33%) MCITP
6 1 (1.33%) CCNP
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.33%) PMP
6 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.33%) CISA
6 1 (1.33%) CISM
6 1 (1.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.67%) QA
1 2 (2.67%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.67%) Sendmail
2 8 (10.67%) Xen
3 3 (4.00%) XenApp
4 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.33%) Nmap
5 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.33%) NFS
5 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.33%) Firmware
5 1 (1.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) MIMEsweeper
1 8 (10.67%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) Nessus
2 1 (1.33%) WSUS
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) VMware
2 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.00%) Cisco
4 9 (12.00%) McAfee
4 9 (12.00%) NetApp
4 9 (12.00%) Juniper
4 9 (12.00%) Websense
5 8 (10.67%) Blue Coat
6 3 (4.00%) Citrix
7 2 (2.67%) IBM
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle
8 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.33%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.33%) Zend
8 1 (1.33%) Qualys
8 1 (1.33%) Tufin
8 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.33%) Dell
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