The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 51 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 -20  
Contract jobs citing C 52 65 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.96% 3.31% 5.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% 10.42% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 57
Median daily rate £351 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.84% +4.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 15
Median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £37.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £57.50 £44.00
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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 537 624 763
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.56% 31.79% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 390 487
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 34
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.50 £42.75
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Hampshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Hampshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Hampshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C in Hampshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 8 £300 - 7
Southampton +3 4 £550 +61.17% 5
Portsmouth - 4 - - 3
Winchester +7 3 £350 -7.89% 1
Fareham - 3 - -
Tadley - 2 - -
C
South East

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for C.

1 59 (53.64%) Security Cleared
2 55 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 33 (30.00%) C++
4 29 (26.36%) Linux
4 29 (26.36%) Software Engineering
5 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
6 22 (20.00%) SQL
7 20 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (17.27%) Degree
9 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (14.55%) Programme Management
11 15 (13.64%) Configuration Management
12 14 (12.73%) TPMS
13 12 (10.91%) Telecoms
14 11 (10.00%) HTML
14 11 (10.00%) Perl
14 11 (10.00%) C#
14 11 (10.00%) Windows
14 11 (10.00%) Mentoring
15 10 (9.09%) Python
15 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (9.09%) Web Services
15 10 (9.09%) Military
15 10 (9.09%) QA
15 10 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
16 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
16 9 (8.18%) Finance
16 9 (8.18%) UML
16 9 (8.18%) Unix
16 9 (8.18%) MySQL

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 14 (12.73%) TPMS
2 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.82%) GeoServer
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) LabWindows
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) DVB
2 5 (4.55%) HTTP
3 3 (2.73%) DLNA
3 3 (2.73%) DNS
3 3 (2.73%) DOCSIS
3 3 (2.73%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.73%) UPnP
3 3 (2.73%) Wireless
4 2 (1.82%) FTP
4 2 (1.82%) LDAP
4 2 (1.82%) SMTP
4 2 (1.82%) SNMP
4 2 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.91%) DHCP
5 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.91%) LAN
5 1 (0.91%) Network Security
5 1 (0.91%) SSH
5 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) MySQL
1 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.73%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.91%) Big Data
5 1 (0.91%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.55%) Subversion
4 3 (2.73%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.73%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.73%) Toad
5 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.82%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (10.91%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.09%) Military
3 9 (8.18%) Finance
4 7 (6.36%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.91%) Avionics
5 1 (0.91%) Electronics
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 20 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (10.91%) Developer
4 11 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.09%) Design Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Architect
6 8 (7.27%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) C Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Hardware Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) Communications Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) HTML
2 10 (9.09%) Web Services
3 7 (6.36%) HTML5
3 7 (6.36%) SOAP
4 6 (5.45%) Middleware
4 6 (5.45%) REST
5 4 (3.64%) Node.js
6 3 (2.73%) .NET
6 3 (2.73%) OAuth2
6 3 (2.73%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.73%) POSIX
6 3 (2.73%) RESTful
7 2 (1.82%) MFC
7 2 (1.82%) OAuth
7 2 (1.82%) SAML
7 2 (1.82%) XML
7 2 (1.82%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.91%) Doctrine
8 1 (0.91%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.36%) Derivative
2 7 (6.36%) Digital TV
2 7 (6.36%) STB
3 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.64%) MPEG
5 3 (2.73%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.82%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.82%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.91%) CMDB
7 1 (0.91%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.36%) Linux
2 11 (10.00%) Windows
3 9 (8.18%) Unix
4 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.82%) CentOS
6 2 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.36%) Software Engineering
2 20 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
3 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.55%) Programme Management
5 15 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 11 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (8.18%) UML
9 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.27%) Project Management
9 8 (7.27%) User Stories
10 7 (6.36%) Change Control
10 7 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (6.36%) Mathematics
11 6 (5.45%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (5.45%) DevOps
11 6 (5.45%) IT Strategy
11 6 (5.45%) ITIL
11 6 (5.45%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (5.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.00%) C++
2 22 (20.00%) SQL
3 11 (10.00%) C#
3 11 (10.00%) Perl
4 10 (9.09%) Python
5 7 (6.36%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.45%) Java
7 4 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.64%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.82%) Ada
10 1 (0.91%) Delphi
10 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.91%) VB
10 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (53.64%) Security Cleared
2 55 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 19 (17.27%) Degree
4 7 (6.36%) HND
5 6 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.73%) ISEB
7 2 (1.82%) CCNA
7 2 (1.82%) CCNP
7 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) HNC
7 2 (1.82%) MCSE
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.91%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.91%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) Def Stans
2 4 (3.64%) IEC 61508
2 4 (3.64%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.91%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (2.73%) vSphere
2 2 (1.82%) Docker
2 2 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.82%) Cobbler
2 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.82%) Puppet
2 2 (1.82%) vRealize
3 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.91%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.64%) SAP
3 4 (3.64%) VMware
4 3 (2.73%) IFS
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco
5 2 (1.82%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.91%) ESRI
6 1 (0.91%) F5
6 1 (0.91%) HP
6 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 23 days ago