The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 29 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.

C
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 54 69
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15  
Contract jobs citing C 19 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.34% 1.87% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 5.56% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £240 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +37.36%  
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 Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 316 306 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 38.92% 33.66% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 212 231
Median daily rate £380 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.82% -5.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £297 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Bristol

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Bristol

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Bristol

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bristol region with a requirement for C.

1 11 (34.38%) Linux
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (21.88%) Rational Rhapsody
6 6 (18.75%) C++
7 5 (15.63%) UML
7 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) GDB
7 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
8 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 4 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle
8 4 (12.50%) MS Office
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 3 (9.38%) Windows
9 3 (9.38%) Ada
9 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
9 3 (9.38%) Simulink
9 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
9 3 (9.38%) Serena
9 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (9.38%) Time Management
9 3 (9.38%) Requirements Management
10 2 (6.25%) DevOps

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.38%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Primavera
2 1 (3.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.13%) AMQP
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (21.88%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (15.63%) GDB
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.13%) Electronics
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
1 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Requirements Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Ada Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Ada Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.25%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Architect
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Ajax
1 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) jQuery
1 1 (3.13%) JSON
1 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Digital TV
2 2 (6.25%) STB
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
2 5 (15.63%) UML
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 4 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) Requirements Management
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Coaching
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (9.38%) Ada
2 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) Lua
3 2 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (3.13%) APMP
5 1 (3.13%) AWS Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CITP
5 1 (3.13%) IIBA
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Def Stans
1 2 (6.25%) MISRA
1 2 (6.25%) MISRA C
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Serena
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: £44 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dyson
Posted: 8 hours ago