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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 53 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing C 35 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.64% 2.28% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.73% 6.22% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 6
Average daily rate
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£387 £350 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.57% -17.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £236 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £476 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -9.58%
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
520 482 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.27% 36.65% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 274 230
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.04 £33.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +5 5 £400 - 8
Woking +2 4 - - 3
Reigate +4 1 £95 - 1
Leatherhead -2 1 - - 2
Redhill - - - - 4
Horley - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - - 2
Godalming - - - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 32 (50.00%) C++
2 30 (46.88%) Linux
3 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 25 (39.06%) Java
5 19 (29.69%) C#
6 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (21.88%) ClearCase
8 13 (20.31%) OOD
8 13 (20.31%) OO
8 13 (20.31%) .NET
8 13 (20.31%) DTV
9 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
10 10 (15.63%) UNIX
10 10 (15.63%) Multithreading
11 9 (14.06%) POSIX
12 8 (12.50%) Back Office
12 8 (12.50%) TDD
12 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (10.94%) REST
13 7 (10.94%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (10.94%) Windows
13 7 (10.94%) UML
13 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
14 6 (9.38%) MySQL
14 6 (9.38%) Perl
14 6 (9.38%) PHP
14 6 (9.38%) Apache
14 6 (9.38%) Python
14 6 (9.38%) Subversion
14 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (9.38%) Apache
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.69%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.13%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) Lync
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.56%) FileNet
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) DVB
2 4 (6.25%) PBX
2 4 (6.25%) VoIP
2 4 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (4.69%) NFC
4 2 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (1.56%) ADSL
5 1 (1.56%) LTE
5 1 (1.56%) 4G
5 1 (1.56%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.56%) FTP
5 1 (1.56%) DNS
5 1 (1.56%) Internet
5 1 (1.56%) 3G
5 1 (1.56%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) Wireless
5 1 (1.56%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.69%) Apache Hive
2 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.69%) Big Data
3 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) ClearCase
2 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
3 6 (9.38%) Subversion
3 6 (9.38%) JIRA
4 4 (6.25%) Selenium
4 4 (6.25%) NetBeans
4 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.25%) Mercurial
4 4 (6.25%) PHPUnit
4 4 (6.25%) Hudson
4 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.56%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.56%) Toad
7 1 (1.56%) ProC
7 1 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.50%) Back Office
3 5 (7.81%) Finance
4 4 (6.25%) Electronics
4 4 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Developer
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) Technical Leader
4 4 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 4 (6.25%) Software Design Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Rollout Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Programme Manager
6 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.13%) Programmer
6 2 (3.13%) Consultant
6 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Security Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) .NET
2 9 (14.06%) POSIX
3 7 (10.94%) REST
4 4 (6.25%) Swing
4 4 (6.25%) Zend Framework
4 4 (6.25%) jQuery
4 4 (6.25%) JNI
4 4 (6.25%) Java SE
5 3 (4.69%) Web Services
6 2 (3.13%) XML
6 2 (3.13%) SOAP
6 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.13%) WSDL
6 2 (3.13%) Middleware
6 2 (3.13%) YAML
6 2 (3.13%) WPF
6 2 (3.13%) OpenCL
7 1 (1.56%) DirectCompute
7 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) DTV
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.81%) STB
4 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.25%) Open Source
5 3 (4.69%) Firmware
6 2 (3.13%) Handset
6 2 (3.13%) VHDL
6 2 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.56%) CUDA
7 1 (1.56%) EPoS
7 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.56%) SCADA
7 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Linux
2 10 (15.63%) UNIX
3 7 (10.94%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) AIX
4 2 (3.13%) Solaris
4 2 (3.13%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
2 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.31%) OO
3 13 (20.31%) OOD
4 10 (15.63%) Multithreading
5 8 (12.50%) TDD
5 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.94%) UML
7 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (6.25%) Usability Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Software Architecture
8 4 (6.25%) BDD
9 3 (4.69%) MapReduce
9 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.69%) Logistics
9 3 (4.69%) Information Security
9 3 (4.69%) ETL
9 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) C++
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 19 (29.69%) C#
4 6 (9.38%) Python
4 6 (9.38%) Perl
4 6 (9.38%) PHP
5 5 (7.81%) SQL
5 5 (7.81%) Embedded C
5 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) R
7 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) PhD
2 1 (1.56%) PMP
2 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.13%) Xen
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.13%) NFS
1 2 (3.13%) KVM
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Puppet
1 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.25%) Zend
2 3 (4.69%) IBM
2 3 (4.69%) JBoss
3 2 (3.13%) HP
3 2 (3.13%) Perforce
3 2 (3.13%) Veritas
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.13%) Symantec
3 2 (3.13%) VMware
3 2 (3.13%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.56%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.56%) Actix
4 1 (1.56%) Sophos
4 1 (1.56%) BT
4 1 (1.56%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe
4 1 (1.56%) Citrix
4 1 (1.56%) BMC
Guildford, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + quote
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Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
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