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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 19 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing C 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 5.45% 9.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.07% 24.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £343
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +29.31%
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
56 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 33.94% 39.68% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 19
Average daily rate £330 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £400 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

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

C Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 18 (81.82%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Perl
3 14 (63.64%) C++
4 13 (59.09%) Linux
4 13 (59.09%) SAN
4 13 (59.09%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (40.91%) Veritas
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) AIX
5 9 (40.91%) VMware
6 6 (27.27%) UNIX
6 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Korn
6 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
7 5 (22.73%) FCoE
7 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
7 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
8 4 (18.18%) Hitachi
8 4 (18.18%) NetWare
8 4 (18.18%) IBM
8 4 (18.18%) HP
8 4 (18.18%) Compaq
8 4 (18.18%) EMC
8 4 (18.18%) HPUX
8 4 (18.18%) Solaris
8 4 (18.18%) Python
8 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
8 4 (18.18%) HACMP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
1 13 (59.09%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (22.73%) FCoE
2 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
3 4 (18.18%) NAS
4 3 (13.64%) Wireless
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Test Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) SAN Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) SAN Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) IP Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Software Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) HACMP
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) AIX
3 6 (27.27%) UNIX
4 4 (18.18%) NetWare
4 4 (18.18%) HPUX
4 4 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Perl
3 14 (63.64%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) Korn
4 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 4 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) HND
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Veritas
1 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Compaq
2 4 (18.18%) EMC
2 4 (18.18%) Hitachi
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com