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 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 18 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing C 8 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 5.33% 10.96% 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.60% 29.63% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
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£330 £350 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £345
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +8.27%
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
43 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 28.67% 36.99% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 18
Average daily rate £375 £295 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £350 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 (90.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) Perl
3 14 (70.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) SAN
4 13 (65.00%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (45.00%) Veritas
5 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) AIX
5 9 (45.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (35.00%) UNIX
7 6 (30.00%) Korn
7 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
8 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) FCoE
9 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (20.00%) GPFS
9 4 (20.00%) Hitachi
9 4 (20.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) Compaq
9 4 (20.00%) EMC
9 4 (20.00%) Tivoli
9 4 (20.00%) HACMP
9 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (20.00%) HPUX
9 4 (20.00%) Solaris
9 4 (20.00%) Python

C
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) SAN
1 13 (65.00%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (25.00%) FCoE
3 4 (20.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Test Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) SAN Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) SAN Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) HACMP
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) AIX
3 7 (35.00%) UNIX
4 4 (20.00%) HPUX
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
4 4 (20.00%) NetWare
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (30.00%) Korn
3 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Veritas
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Hitachi
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Compaq
2 4 (20.00%) EMC
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft