The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Uxbridge region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 15 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing C 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.84% 2.63% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 14.29% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate £320 £350 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £350 £514
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £350 £816
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.42 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 29.20% 18.42% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 15
Average daily rate £260 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.42 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+302.57% -37.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
C
London

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

C
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

C
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
1 7 (63.64%) PMP
1 7 (63.64%) PMI Certification
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (18.18%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) Military
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) PMP
1 7 (63.64%) PMI Certification
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) BT
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy