Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 32 16
Rank change year-on-year +14 -16 +16
Contract jobs citing C 16 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 6.90% 1.01% 5.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.88% 2.02% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Bath median daily rate £388 - -
Somerset median daily rate £388 £525 -
% change year-on-year -26.19% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Bath median hourly rate - £43.25 -
Somerset median hourly rate - £43.25 -

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 147 99 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 63.36% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 73 36
Bath median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.52% +3.85%
10th Percentile £304 £236 £259
90th Percentile £538 £493 £444
Somerset median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Bath median hourly rate - £43.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.89% +28.57%
Somerset median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -8.57%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for C in Bath

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Bath

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Bath over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Bath

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for C.

1 14 (87.50%) C++
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Python
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) Degree
4 11 (68.75%) Go
4 11 (68.75%) Docker
5 10 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
5 10 (62.50%) Embedded C++
5 10 (62.50%) Bluetooth
5 10 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (56.25%) Security Management
7 8 (50.00%) Device Driver
7 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) REST
10 2 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
10 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (12.50%) Java
10 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
10 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
10 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (12.50%) Time Management
10 2 (12.50%) JSON
11 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
11 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Bluetooth
1 10 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) 802.15
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
4 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (31.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (31.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (31.25%) Python Engineer
6 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 4 (25.00%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
7 3 (18.75%) Developer
7 3 (18.75%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (12.50%) Backend Developer
8 2 (12.50%) Kernel Engineer
9 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
9 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes Architect
9 1 (6.25%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
3 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
3 1 (6.25%) Laravel
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.25%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 9 (56.25%) Security Management
4 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C++
2 12 (75.00%) Python
3 11 (68.75%) Go
4 10 (62.50%) Embedded C++
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 2 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) WooCommerce