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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 6 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing C 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 14.04% 1.45% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 5.00% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
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
20 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 35.09% 28.99% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 19
Average daily rate £350 £310 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 22 September 2014.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Perl
2 8 (61.54%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) SAN
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) Veritas
6 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
6 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) HPUX
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) NAS
6 3 (23.08%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) Clustering
6 3 (23.08%) FCoE
6 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
7 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 2 (15.38%) SaaS
7 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 2 (15.38%) GPFS
7 2 (15.38%) Retail
7 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
3 3 (23.08%) NAS
3 3 (23.08%) FCoE
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) SAN Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) HACMP
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
4 3 (23.08%) HPUX
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) NetWare
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ERP
1 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (7.69%) OOD
2 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Perl
2 8 (61.54%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Korn
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) HND
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Compaq
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) Hitachi
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft