The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 25 June 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 / Gloucester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing C 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 2.97% - 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.00% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £430 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 25 42 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 24.75% 41.58% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 35
Median daily rate £425 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.29% +8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £339 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £29.75 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Gloucester

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for C.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared