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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 60 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing C 32 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.28% 2.08% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.18% 5.53% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 10
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£375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £296 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £31.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.85% -9.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
518 561 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.89% 37.60% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 340 197
Average daily rate £355 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.68 £59.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Camberley +1 10 £416 -12.36%
Guildford +5 7 £338 +18.42% 10
Staines +4 3 £388 +21.09% 7
Weybridge - 2 £550 - 2
Woking +10 1 £350 -23.07% 2
Leatherhead - 1 £425 -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Esher - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 37 (56.06%) C++
2 22 (33.33%) Linux
2 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 21 (31.82%) Firewall
4 20 (30.30%) UNIX
5 19 (28.79%) Python
5 19 (28.79%) VMware
6 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
7 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (22.73%) Shell Script
8 15 (22.73%) Cisco
9 14 (21.21%) VPN
9 14 (21.21%) DNS
9 14 (21.21%) Juniper
9 14 (21.21%) LDAP
9 14 (21.21%) Perl
9 14 (21.21%) NetApp
10 13 (19.70%) McAfee
10 13 (19.70%) Websense
10 13 (19.70%) MIMEsweeper
10 13 (19.70%) MAILsweeper
10 13 (19.70%) SSL
10 13 (19.70%) LAN
10 13 (19.70%) WAN
10 13 (19.70%) SMTP
10 13 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (19.70%) Sendmail
10 13 (19.70%) Blue Coat
10 13 (19.70%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 4 (6.06%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Simulink
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.06%) PaaS
1 4 (6.06%) IaaS
2 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.82%) Firewall
2 14 (21.21%) VPN
2 14 (21.21%) DNS
2 14 (21.21%) LDAP
3 13 (19.70%) SSL
3 13 (19.70%) LAN
3 13 (19.70%) WAN
3 13 (19.70%) SMTP
3 13 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.06%) Bluetooth
5 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (1.52%) DVB
6 1 (1.52%) DHCP
6 1 (1.52%) IKE
6 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.52%) LTE
6 1 (1.52%) 4G
6 1 (1.52%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.52%) IPsec
6 1 (1.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) Informix
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.55%) CMake
3 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) Maven
5 1 (1.52%) JIRA
5 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.52%) ProC
5 1 (1.52%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.52%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.52%) Ant
5 1 (1.52%) Android Studio
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Games
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Military
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 12 (18.18%) Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Systems Integrator
6 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.03%) IT Security Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Delivery Project Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Programmer
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) IT Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) Middleware
2 3 (4.55%) Qt
2 3 (4.55%) VTK
2 3 (4.55%) Itk
2 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.03%) HTML
3 2 (3.03%) Swing
4 1 (1.52%) Flash
4 1 (1.52%) POSIX
4 1 (1.52%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) Struts
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (1.52%) boto
4 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.52%) Spring
4 1 (1.52%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.06%) Device Driver
1 4 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (4.55%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Life Science
4 1 (1.52%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.52%) Open Source
4 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.52%) VHDL
4 1 (1.52%) STB
4 1 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.52%) Animation
4 1 (1.52%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Linux
2 20 (30.30%) UNIX
3 11 (16.67%) Solaris
4 9 (13.64%) Windows
5 4 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.03%) Android
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.52%) AIX
8 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (19.70%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (7.58%) Line Management
6 4 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (6.06%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (6.06%) DevOps
6 4 (6.06%) Project Management
7 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.55%) UML
7 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) Release Management
7 3 (4.55%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.55%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.06%) C++
2 19 (28.79%) Python
3 15 (22.73%) Shell Script
4 14 (21.21%) Perl
5 12 (18.18%) C#
6 9 (13.64%) Embedded C
7 8 (12.12%) Java
8 5 (7.58%) SQL
8 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.55%) PHP
10 2 (3.03%) VB
10 2 (3.03%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.52%) Ruby
11 1 (1.52%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.52%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.52%) VBScript
11 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) CISSP
6 2 (3.03%) CISM
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.52%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) CCNP
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PMP
7 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.70%) Sendmail
3 4 (6.06%) Xen
3 4 (6.06%) iptables
4 2 (3.03%) XenApp
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.52%) Firmware
5 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) MIMEsweeper
1 13 (19.70%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (6.06%) Puppet
2 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) Nessus
3 1 (1.52%) Nmap
3 1 (1.52%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.52%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) VMware
2 15 (22.73%) Cisco
3 14 (21.21%) Juniper
3 14 (21.21%) NetApp
4 13 (19.70%) Blue Coat
4 13 (19.70%) McAfee
4 13 (19.70%) Websense
5 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (3.03%) SAP
7 2 (3.03%) Citrix
7 2 (3.03%) Software AG
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) Dell
8 1 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) Tufin
8 1 (1.52%) Freescale
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.52%) Ariba
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