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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 58 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Contract jobs citing C 4 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.68% 2.20% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 8.08% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 10
Average daily rate
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£50 £303 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-83.47% -22.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% -
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
205 99 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.63% 27.20% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 57 79
Average daily rate £370 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 27 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gatwick - 3 £50 -
Crawley -4 1 - - 2
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) DO-178B
2 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) ClearCase
4 2 (25.00%) Ada
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Avionics
4 2 (25.00%) LTE
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Robotics
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) SSH
5 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (12.50%) ADSL
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) ClearCase
1 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Robotics
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Ada
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) BT
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