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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 66 67 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs citing C 21 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.64% 1.81% 3.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.14% 5.00% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £259 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £437 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £345
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -4.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +8.27%
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
507 500 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.58% 36.18% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 322 185
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 31
Average hourly rate £47.79 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.65% -10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £45.00
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 6 £416 - 3
Guildford +5 4 £375 - 6
Weybridge - 3 £550 - 3
Woking +12 1 £350 -23.07% 2
Staines +2 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £425 - 2
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (46.30%) C++
2 17 (31.48%) UNIX
3 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 16 (29.63%) Software Engineering
4 15 (27.78%) Python
4 15 (27.78%) Firewall
5 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
5 13 (24.07%) Cisco
5 13 (24.07%) VMware
6 12 (22.22%) Perl
6 12 (22.22%) Juniper
7 11 (20.37%) Websense
7 11 (20.37%) LDAP
7 11 (20.37%) VPN
7 11 (20.37%) DNS
7 11 (20.37%) NetApp
7 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
7 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
7 11 (20.37%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (18.52%) Sendmail
8 10 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (18.52%) SSL
8 10 (18.52%) LAN
8 10 (18.52%) WAN
8 10 (18.52%) SMTP
8 10 (18.52%) MIMEsweeper
8 10 (18.52%) MAILsweeper
8 10 (18.52%) McAfee
9 9 (16.67%) C#

C
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) Simulink
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) IaaS
1 3 (5.56%) PaaS
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Firewall
2 11 (20.37%) LDAP
2 11 (20.37%) VPN
2 11 (20.37%) DNS
3 10 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (18.52%) SSL
3 10 (18.52%) LAN
3 10 (18.52%) WAN
3 10 (18.52%) SMTP
4 3 (5.56%) Bluetooth
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) DHCP
6 1 (1.85%) IKE
6 1 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.85%) DVB
6 1 (1.85%) LTE
6 1 (1.85%) 4G
6 1 (1.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) DB2
1 1 (1.85%) Informix
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.85%) Ant
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.85%) ProC
3 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.85%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.85%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Games
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Military
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Software Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Systems Integrator
5 4 (7.41%) Security Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Embedded Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) C Developer
7 2 (3.70%) IT Security Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.70%) IT Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) Middleware
3 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (1.85%) boto
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) Struts
4 1 (1.85%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) Flash
4 1 (1.85%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.85%) POSIX
4 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.85%) Spring
4 1 (1.85%) JSF
4 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) PKI
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.85%) VHDL
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
4 1 (1.85%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.85%) Life Science
4 1 (1.85%) Open Source
4 1 (1.85%) STB
4 1 (1.85%) APACS
4 1 (1.85%) Animation
4 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) UNIX
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 8 (14.81%) Solaris
4 5 (9.26%) Windows
5 2 (3.70%) Android
5 2 (3.70%) AIX
6 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.37%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.41%) Line Management
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (5.56%) SIEM
6 3 (5.56%) DevOps
6 3 (5.56%) UML
6 3 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.70%) SysML
7 2 (3.70%) Requirements Management
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) C++
2 15 (27.78%) Python
3 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
4 12 (22.22%) Perl
5 9 (16.67%) C#
6 8 (14.81%) Embedded C
7 7 (12.96%) SQL
8 6 (11.11%) Java
9 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.56%) PHP
11 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.70%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.70%) VB
12 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.85%) VBScript
12 1 (1.85%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.85%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) Degree
4 3 (5.56%) CISSP
5 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) CISM
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.85%) PMP
6 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (18.52%) Sendmail
2 2 (3.70%) XenApp
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) iptables
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) Firmware
3 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) MIMEsweeper
1 10 (18.52%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.85%) Nessus
3 1 (1.85%) WSUS
3 1 (1.85%) Nmap
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Cisco
1 13 (24.07%) VMware
2 12 (22.22%) Juniper
3 11 (20.37%) Websense
3 11 (20.37%) NetApp
3 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
4 10 (18.52%) McAfee
5 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) Software AG
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (1.85%) Freescale
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) Intel
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.85%) 3Com
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