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 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 45 44 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Contract jobs citing C 10 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.61% 2.17% 6.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.35% 7.29% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Average daily rate
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£280 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £345
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +188.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £14.80 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 £40.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +8.27%
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
136 192 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.86% 29.77% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 108 99
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 9
Average hourly rate £20.19 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.17% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
Salisbury +13 2 £194 - 3
Swindon +4 2 - - 2
Corsham - 1 £280 -
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 11 (50.00%) C++
3 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
6 6 (27.27%) Embedded C
7 5 (22.73%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (18.18%) IPsec
8 4 (18.18%) Python
8 4 (18.18%) 3G
8 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
9 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
9 3 (13.64%) Military
10 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
10 2 (9.09%) Nokia
10 2 (9.09%) Project Management
10 2 (9.09%) UML
10 2 (9.09%) Coaching
11 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (4.55%) CAN bus
11 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (4.55%) Line Management
11 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
11 1 (4.55%) Data Entry

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) Simulink
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) IPsec
1 4 (18.18%) 3G
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Military
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Documentation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Relationship Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) CAN bus
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.55%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) TickIT
1 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Nokia
2 1 (4.55%) i2
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) BT
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