The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 65 53 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Contract jobs citing C 19 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.51% 1.07% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 2.90% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 7
Median daily rate £340 £244 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.48% -44.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £89 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £399 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +13.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £45.00 £39.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £45.00 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.44%
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 West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
316 207 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 41.69% 36.96% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 148 53
Median daily rate £430 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £469 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.60 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

C
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

C Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

C
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

C
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

C
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Crawley +7 14 £340 -22.28% 7
Gatwick +3 2 - -
Chichester - 1 £300 -
East Grinstead - 1 £350 -
Horsham - 1 - - 1
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for C.

1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
2 11 (39.29%) Embedded C
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 6 (21.43%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) C++
5 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.29%) PMBOK
6 4 (14.29%) BYOD
6 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (14.29%) iSeries
6 4 (14.29%) XenApp
6 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 4 (14.29%) SCCM
6 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) Back Office
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
6 4 (14.29%) VPN

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
1 4 (14.29%) MPLS
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Broadband
2 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.14%) LTE
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) GIS
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Hudson
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (7.14%) VectorCAST
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Back Office
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 2 (7.14%) Avionics
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) HR Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) HR Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) Ajax
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) WinForms
2 2 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Core Animation
3 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) Kendo UI
3 1 (3.57%) UIKit
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) BYOD
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 4 (14.29%) iSeries
1 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Animation
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Smart Energy
3 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Service Management
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Android Development
6 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Embedded C
2 5 (17.86%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) C++
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) ANSI C
4 2 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISM
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) MCP
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) PMBOK
2 2 (7.14%) DO-178B
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.29%) XenApp
1 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco
1 4 (14.29%) Citrix
1 4 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Lotus
2 1 (3.57%) Telerik