The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 29 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.34% - 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% - 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£494 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £457 - £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 - £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.16%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 36.91% 36.54% 51.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 11
Average daily rate £332 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £281 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £352 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
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 Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

C
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) GIS
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (33.33%) CMDB
3 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
3 2 (33.33%) RMADS
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) GIS
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
1 2 (33.33%) RMADS
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Communications Security
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds