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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 22 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 0.93% - 15.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% - 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £345
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +8.27%
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
45 100 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 41.67% 68.97% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 84 6
Average daily rate £450 £400 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.61% -24.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Carmarthenshire - 1 - -
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) ITSM
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Fujitsu
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) MS Project
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) Puppet
7 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
7 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Impala
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Transition Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Service Transition Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) ITSM
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 4 (44.44%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CISMP
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat