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 30 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 27 40
Rank change year-on-year -29 +13  
Contract jobs citing C 60 139 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.17% 6.24% 4.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.54% 18.58% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 30
Median daily rate £348 £328 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.10% +2.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.94% -36.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.23 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £47.25 £40.00
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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 629 748 826
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 33.23% 33.60% 38.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 502 429
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 31 42
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.65 £45.00
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 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Southampton -2 6 £325 - 8
Winchester -4 4 £401 +13.82% 1
Fareham - 3 - - 2
Basingstoke -1 2 £198 -28.18% 1
Hook -2 2 £320 +10.34%
Tadley - 2 - -
Portsmouth -10 1 - -
C
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for C.

1 63 (55.75%) Security Cleared
2 55 (48.67%) SC Cleared
3 38 (33.63%) C++
3 38 (33.63%) Linux
4 26 (23.01%) Software Engineering
5 22 (19.47%) Unix
6 21 (18.58%) Degree
7 19 (16.81%) UML
8 17 (15.04%) Python
8 17 (15.04%) Mathematics
9 15 (13.27%) Project Management
10 14 (12.39%) Configuration Management
10 14 (12.39%) OO
10 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (11.50%) QA
11 13 (11.50%) SQL
11 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
12 12 (10.62%) MS Excel
12 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
13 11 (9.73%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (9.73%) Finance
14 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
14 10 (8.85%) Programme Management
14 10 (8.85%) System Integration Testing
15 9 (7.96%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (7.96%) Subversion
15 9 (7.96%) Integration Testing
15 9 (7.96%) TPMS
15 9 (7.96%) OOD
15 9 (7.96%) PRINCE2

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 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.96%) TPMS
3 2 (1.77%) Documentum
3 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.88%) GeoServer
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.96%) MS Office
3 5 (4.42%) Simulink
4 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) MS Project
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.77%) LabWindows
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) FTP
1 4 (3.54%) HTTP
1 4 (3.54%) SNMP
2 3 (2.65%) DNS
2 3 (2.65%) DVB
3 2 (1.77%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.77%) LDAP
3 2 (1.77%) SMTP
3 2 (1.77%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (1.77%) Wireless
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) SSH
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.88%) Big Data
4 1 (0.88%) GIS
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Subversion
2 8 (7.08%) Ant
2 8 (7.08%) GoogleTest
2 8 (7.08%) NUnit
3 6 (5.31%) StarTeam
4 5 (4.42%) ClearCase
4 5 (4.42%) CppUnit
5 4 (3.54%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.54%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (2.65%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.65%) JUnit
6 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.77%) Toad
General
1 11 (9.73%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Military
3 6 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Avionics
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (22.12%) Developer
2 18 (15.93%) Software Engineer
3 14 (12.39%) Project Manager
4 13 (11.50%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) C Developer
6 8 (7.08%) Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) Architect
6 8 (7.08%) Design Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.31%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.42%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Electronics Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Embedded Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) HTML
2 7 (6.19%) Web Services
3 5 (4.42%) .NET
4 4 (3.54%) HTML5
4 4 (3.54%) REST
4 4 (3.54%) XML
5 3 (2.65%) ATL
5 3 (2.65%) Node.js
5 3 (2.65%) Qt
5 3 (2.65%) STL
6 2 (1.77%) Middleware
6 2 (1.77%) OAuth
6 2 (1.77%) OAuth2
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.77%) RESTful
6 2 (1.77%) SAML
6 2 (1.77%) WDK
7 1 (0.88%) CSS
7 1 (0.88%) Web Services Management
7 1 (0.88%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Derivative
2 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.54%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.65%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.65%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.65%) Digital TV
5 3 (2.65%) MPEG
5 3 (2.65%) STB
5 3 (2.65%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.77%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.88%) CMDB
7 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) VHDL
7 1 (0.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.63%) Linux
2 22 (19.47%) Unix
3 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.54%) Windows
4 2 (1.77%) CentOS
4 2 (1.77%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.01%) Software Engineering
2 19 (16.81%) UML
3 17 (15.04%) Mathematics
4 15 (13.27%) Project Management
5 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.39%) Configuration Management
5 14 (12.39%) OO
6 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.73%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (8.85%) Programme Management
8 10 (8.85%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (7.96%) Integration Testing
9 9 (7.96%) OOD
9 9 (7.96%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (7.96%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.19%) Business Analysis
10 7 (6.19%) Memory Management
10 7 (6.19%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.19%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (6.19%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.63%) C++
2 17 (15.04%) Python
3 13 (11.50%) SQL
4 8 (7.08%) Java
5 7 (6.19%) C#
5 7 (6.19%) Perl
6 6 (5.31%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.54%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.54%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) Delphi
9 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (55.75%) Security Cleared
2 55 (48.67%) SC Cleared
3 21 (18.58%) Degree
4 7 (6.19%) DV Cleared
4 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (4.42%) HND
6 4 (3.54%) CCNA
6 4 (3.54%) CCNP
6 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.54%) ISEB
7 2 (1.77%) MCSE
7 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.88%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.88%) HNC
8 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) QA
2 4 (3.54%) Def Stans
2 4 (3.54%) IEC 61508
2 4 (3.54%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.88%) PMO
4 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) vSphere
2 2 (1.77%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Cobbler
1 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) SCOM
2 1 (0.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.54%) Cisco
2 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle
3 3 (2.65%) VMware
4 2 (1.77%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.88%) BT
5 1 (0.88%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.88%) EMC
5 1 (0.88%) ESRI
5 1 (0.88%) F5
5 1 (0.88%) HP
5 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
Hampshire
Datasource Computer Employment
Rate: Rates DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £45 - £52 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £200 - £210 per day
Posted: 22 days ago