The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 11 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Contract jobs citing C 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 2.63% 4.10% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 11.11% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
C
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 45 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 50.00% 36.89% 69.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 87
Average daily rate £450 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

C
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

C Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

C
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

C
Top 4 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++