The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 33 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing C 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.82% 0.53% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.19% 1.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £408 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
139 123 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 39.15% 32.89% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 102 42
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £10.75 £23.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

C
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Swindon region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C across the Swindon region.

C Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for C.

1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) VCE vBlock
2 7 (58.33%) vSphere
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) vRealize
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
7 1 (8.33%) JBehave
7 1 (8.33%) APMP
7 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Big Data
7 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) SDET
7 1 (8.33%) Games

C
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) JBehave
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (8.33%) BDD
1 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (8.33%) OO
1 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (8.33%) Project Management
1 1 (8.33%) Scrum
1 1 (8.33%) SDLC
1 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) APMP
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (8.33%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle