The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 63 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing C 32 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.53% 1.06% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 2.58% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 15
Median daily rate £375 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £346 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £520 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £59.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -24.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
549 542 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 43.40% 41.06% 37.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 345 304
Median daily rate £425 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley -7 6 - -
Staines -1 5 £394 -
Woking - 4 - - 2
Guildford +5 3 £225 -56.73% 1
Egham - 2 £400 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for C.

1 30 (38.96%) C++
1 30 (38.96%) Linux
2 29 (37.66%) Software Engineering
3 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.08%) HTML
5 15 (19.48%) Windows
5 15 (19.48%) Degree
5 15 (19.48%) Mathematics
6 14 (18.18%) SQL
6 14 (18.18%) HTTP
6 14 (18.18%) Embedded C
7 13 (16.88%) Computer Science
7 13 (16.88%) Multithreading
8 12 (15.58%) TDD
8 12 (15.58%) Digital TV
8 12 (15.58%) Scrum
8 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
8 12 (15.58%) Java
9 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 11 (14.29%) HP
9 11 (14.29%) HTML5
10 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
10 10 (12.99%) Logistics
10 10 (12.99%) IBM
10 10 (12.99%) Data Centre
11 9 (11.69%) CSS
11 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (11.69%) NoSQL
12 8 (10.39%) Node.js
12 8 (10.39%) REST

C
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) Simulink
3 3 (3.90%) MS Office
4 2 (2.60%) MS Project
5 1 (1.30%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) IaaS
1 2 (2.60%) PaaS
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) HTTP
2 8 (10.39%) DVB
3 4 (5.19%) DNS
3 4 (5.19%) Firewall
3 4 (5.19%) RS-232
4 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.60%) 2G
5 2 (2.60%) 3G
5 2 (2.60%) 4G
5 2 (2.60%) FTP
5 2 (2.60%) GSM
5 2 (2.60%) Internet
5 2 (2.60%) LTE
5 2 (2.60%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (2.60%) SMTP
5 2 (2.60%) UMTS
5 2 (2.60%) VPN
5 2 (2.60%) Wireless
6 1 (1.30%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.60%) Big Data
5 2 (2.60%) GIS
5 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.49%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.60%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.60%) MSI
General
1 7 (9.09%) Electronics
1 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Aerospace
2 5 (6.49%) Automotive
3 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Software Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Embedded Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) Server Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) C++ Developer
7 5 (6.49%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Development Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (5.19%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.90%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) HTML
2 11 (14.29%) HTML5
3 9 (11.69%) CSS
4 8 (10.39%) Node.js
4 8 (10.39%) REST
5 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.90%) Spring
6 2 (2.60%) .NET
6 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.60%) ADO.NET
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.60%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.60%) jQuery
6 2 (2.60%) JSF
6 2 (2.60%) LAMP
6 2 (2.60%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.60%) MFC
6 2 (2.60%) Struts
6 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Mathematics
2 13 (16.88%) Computer Science
3 12 (15.58%) Digital TV
4 10 (12.99%) Data Centre
5 8 (10.39%) MPEG
5 8 (10.39%) STB
6 5 (6.49%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (2.60%) CAN bus
9 2 (2.60%) Device Driver
9 2 (2.60%) Informatics
9 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.60%) PMI
9 2 (2.60%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (1.30%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) Linux
2 15 (19.48%) Windows
3 7 (9.09%) Unix
4 4 (5.19%) CentOS
4 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) AIX
5 2 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.60%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Debian
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) Software Engineering
2 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.88%) Multithreading
4 12 (15.58%) Scrum
4 12 (15.58%) TDD
5 10 (12.99%) Logistics
6 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.39%) SOA
7 8 (10.39%) Software Architecture
7 8 (10.39%) User Stories
8 7 (9.09%) OOP
9 5 (6.49%) Project Management
9 5 (6.49%) Validation
10 4 (5.19%) Cross-Platform Development
10 4 (5.19%) MVC
11 3 (3.90%) Change Control
11 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.90%) Internal Audit
11 3 (3.90%) Prototyping
11 3 (3.90%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) C++
2 14 (18.18%) Embedded C
2 14 (18.18%) SQL
3 12 (15.58%) Java
4 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.39%) Python
6 7 (9.09%) MATLAB
7 6 (7.79%) Assembly Language
8 5 (6.49%) Perl
9 4 (5.19%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.90%) C#
10 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.60%) PHP
12 1 (1.30%) C-shell
12 1 (1.30%) R
12 1 (1.30%) Ruby
12 1 (1.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CISSP
4 2 (2.60%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.60%) CEH
4 2 (2.60%) CISM
4 2 (2.60%) MCITP
4 2 (2.60%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.60%) RHCA
4 2 (2.60%) RHCT
4 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) MISRA
2 4 (5.19%) MISRA C
3 3 (3.90%) GAMP
4 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.60%) Xen
2 2 (2.60%) XenApp
2 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.60%) XenServer
3 1 (1.30%) Firmware
3 1 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) everRun
3 1 (1.30%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.30%) WSUS
3 1 (1.30%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) HP
3 10 (12.99%) IBM
4 4 (5.19%) Freescale
4 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco
5 3 (3.90%) Palo Alto
5 3 (3.90%) VMware
6 2 (2.60%) Citrix
6 2 (2.60%) Ericsson
6 2 (2.60%) Huawei
6 2 (2.60%) NetApp
6 2 (2.60%) Nokia
6 2 (2.60%) Nokia Networks
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle
7 1 (1.30%) NetCracker
7 1 (1.30%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) Siemens
7 1 (1.30%) Veritas
7 1 (1.30%) ZTE