The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 53 41 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -27
Contract jobs citing C 5 11 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.76% 2.15% 8.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.55% 7.69% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 35
Average daily rate
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£428 £315 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £600 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £31.00 - £12.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
C
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
141 143 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.46% 27.98% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 89 119
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 12
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +52.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £21.60 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £33.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Salisbury +3 1 £440 +62.96%
Swindon - - - - 4
Trowbridge - - - -
Warminster - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 2
Melksham - - - - 1
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) C++
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) Python
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
6 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Electronics
7 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.04%) Finance
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.70%) Perl
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
8 2 (8.70%) SQL
8 2 (8.70%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.70%) UNIX
8 2 (8.70%) MySQL
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) MS Project
8 2 (8.70%) MS Office
8 2 (8.70%) SAP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
1 2 (8.70%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
1 2 (8.70%) CouchDB
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.70%) HBase
1 2 (8.70%) Voldemort
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Developer
1 3 (13.04%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
2 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Programme Office Manager
2 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Designer
3 1 (4.35%) IP Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Project Office Support
3 1 (4.35%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Leaflet
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) Ajax
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) DTV
2 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) RMADS
3 1 (4.35%) ASIC
3 1 (4.35%) VHDL
3 1 (4.35%) Verilog
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Project Management
1 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
1 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
1 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) High Availability
3 2 (8.70%) Change Control
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.35%) Line Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C++
2 4 (17.39%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
1 2 (8.70%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.35%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.35%) Xilinx
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) BT
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