Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 23 July 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 -21
Contract jobs citing C 11 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.80% 7.37% 3.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.46% 14.68% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Cheltenham median daily rate £375 £650 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.31% +52.94% +54.55%
10th Percentile £348 £575 £408
90th Percentile £388 £725 £438
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £525 £473
% change year-on-year -9.52% +11.11% +58.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 6
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £42.00 £34.38 £41.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £59.38 £43.75
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +17.24%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 63 109 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 44.68% 50.23% 59.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 121
Cheltenham median daily rate £325 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.73% +24.24%
10th Percentile £115 £274 £313
90th Percentile £408 £490 £497
Gloucestershire median daily rate £388 £400 £405
% change year-on-year -3.13% -1.23% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 10
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £42.25 £32.50 £40.90
90th Percentile £47.50 £56.25 £45.05
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Cheltenham

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Cheltenham

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for C.

1 10 (90.91%) DO-178B
2 7 (63.64%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Aerospace
4 5 (45.45%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) SysML
5 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Wind River
6 3 (27.27%) Validation
6 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
6 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
7 2 (18.18%) Ada
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (9.09%) Freescale
8 1 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (54.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) DOORS Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) SysML Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Ada Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Ada Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) SysML
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 2 (18.18%) Ada
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Wind River
2 1 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (9.09%) Freescale
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago