The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 8 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 8.20% - 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.72%
C
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 24.59% 32.79% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 25
Average daily rate £350 £225 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -26.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

C
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 8 (66.67%) C++
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (16.67%) ERP
7 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (16.67%) HPUX
7 2 (16.67%) Solaris
7 2 (16.67%) Lotus
7 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
7 2 (16.67%) HACMP
7 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (16.67%) Hitachi
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Compaq
7 2 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (16.67%) NetWare

C
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) FCoE
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SAN Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) IP Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (8.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) HACMP
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) HPUX
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) NetWare
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ERP
1 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) OOD
2 1 (8.33%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C++
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) Korn
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) HND
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) Hitachi
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Compaq
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft