The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 33 30 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12  
Contract jobs citing C 1 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.37% 2.21% 5.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 9.52% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Median daily rate - £500 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +56.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 57 63 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 21.27% 23.16% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 36
Median daily rate £450 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £71.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.42% -80.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Bracknell

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Bracknell

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Bracknell

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) HP