The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 30 38 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Contract jobs citing C 28 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.26% 2.70% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.59% 10.67% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +13.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 8
Median hourly rate £41.75 £24.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.95% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.20 £14.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £32.80 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
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
206 178 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.35% 25.32% 36.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 94 142
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 14
Median hourly rate £38.50 £20.19 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.73% -50.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £20.06 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £21.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham - 6 £325 - 4
Swindon +6 3 - - 1
Corsham -1 3 £400 +42.85%
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for C.

1 16 (42.11%) C++
1 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
2 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
3 11 (28.95%) Linux
4 9 (23.68%) Embedded C
5 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Embedded C++
6 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
6 7 (18.42%) MS Office
6 7 (18.42%) Change Management
7 6 (15.79%) Wireless
7 6 (15.79%) Device Driver
7 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
8 5 (13.16%) Degree
8 5 (13.16%) Perforce
8 5 (13.16%) Java
8 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.16%) Windows
8 5 (13.16%) Broadband
8 5 (13.16%) ISO 9001
9 4 (10.53%) Bluetooth
9 4 (10.53%) Unix
9 4 (10.53%) UML
9 4 (10.53%) Subversion
9 4 (10.53%) JIRA
9 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
10 3 (7.89%) Git (software)

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Wireless
2 5 (13.16%) Broadband
3 4 (10.53%) Bluetooth
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) LDAP
5 1 (2.63%) MQTT
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) RTP
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
1 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) NetBeans
2 3 (7.89%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.63%) Bower
4 1 (2.63%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Grunt
4 1 (2.63%) gulp
4 1 (2.63%) MSTest
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (7.89%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Software Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Ada Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Ada Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Field Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Field Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) LESS
1 1 (2.63%) RESTful
1 1 (2.63%) Sass
1 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Device Driver
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Robotics
4 1 (2.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (13.16%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Unix
5 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
3 7 (18.42%) Change Management
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.53%) UML
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.26%) Time Management
8 1 (2.63%) BDD
8 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.63%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
8 1 (2.63%) Information Governance
8 1 (2.63%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.63%) Master Data Management
8 1 (2.63%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) C++
2 9 (23.68%) Embedded C
3 7 (18.42%) Embedded C++
4 5 (13.16%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) Ada
6 2 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) CREST Certified
3 2 (5.26%) HND
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.63%) GCIA
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (2.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.89%) MISRA
3 2 (5.26%) QA
4 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.63%) ECSS
4 1 (2.63%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.16%) Perforce
2 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
Chippenham
Capita plc
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Posted: 3 days ago
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