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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 35 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing C 7 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.87% 3.56% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£226 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £318 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
112 112 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.95% 28.50% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 56 89
Average daily rate £313 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 4
Average hourly rate £29.95 £40.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.04% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Crawley +4 4 - - 6
Gatwick - 2 £250 -
Horsham +1 1 £203 -48.73% 1
Worthing - - - - 2
Haywards Heath - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Mac OS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
2 4 (30.77%) MCP
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) BT
4 2 (15.38%) Process Management
4 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
4 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) DOM
4 2 (15.38%) IIS

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Solution Architect
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
2 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) DOM
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Mac OS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) SOA
1 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
1 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
2 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Dell Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DCSE
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) BT
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Dell