Period
to 19 April 2018

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 6 months to 19 April 2018 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
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 76 33
Rank change year-on-year -16 -43 +10
Contract jobs citing C 79 100 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.13% 2.73% 5.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.63% 8.54% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 55 96
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +0.79%
10th Percentile £313 £297 £260
90th Percentile £533 £526 £438
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +5.06% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 24
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £21.93 £26.25 £13.34
90th Percentile £50.88 £50.25 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year +3.66% +1.86% +3.21%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,191 1,171 1,410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.06% 31.96% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 676 912
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £385 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.84% +0.34%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £263
90th Percentile £531 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 82 68
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +4.24% +5.77%
10th Percentile £19.00 £19.00 £14.70
90th Percentile £50.00 £53.63 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +11.11%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +7 28 £400 +102.53% 17
Southampton +4 14 £450 +38.46% 11
Portsmouth +8 4 - - 4
Fleet - 3 £425 - 2
Winchester -6 2 £125 -64.34% 1
Fareham -3 1 £425 - 4
Andover - 1 - - 1
C
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for C.

1 29 (36.71%) Security Cleared
2 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
4 22 (27.85%) Windows
4 22 (27.85%) Linux
5 21 (26.58%) SC Cleared
6 20 (25.32%) Unix
7 17 (21.52%) C++
8 16 (20.25%) SQL
8 16 (20.25%) Cisco
9 15 (18.99%) User Stories
10 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
10 14 (17.72%) MySQL
10 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
10 14 (17.72%) Web Services
10 14 (17.72%) SOAP
10 14 (17.72%) Derivative
11 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (12.66%) C#
12 10 (12.66%) Data Modelling
12 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
13 9 (11.39%) XML
13 9 (11.39%) VMware
14 8 (10.13%) Cisco Prime
14 8 (10.13%) NetApp
14 8 (10.13%) CMDB
14 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
14 8 (10.13%) RESTful
15 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (8.86%) Splunk

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 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) Jupyter
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.27%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (7.59%) LAN
1 6 (7.59%) WAN
1 6 (7.59%) Wireless
2 4 (5.06%) Firewall
2 4 (5.06%) SNMP
3 3 (3.80%) 5G
3 3 (3.80%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) LTE
4 2 (2.53%) 3GPP
4 2 (2.53%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.53%) DHCP
4 2 (2.53%) DNS
4 2 (2.53%) Network Security
4 2 (2.53%) NFC
4 2 (2.53%) SAN
4 2 (2.53%) UMTS
4 2 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.53%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) MySQL
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.27%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.33%) JIRA
4 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.06%) JMeter
4 4 (5.06%) LoadRunner
4 4 (5.06%) Subversion
5 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.53%) SilkTest
7 1 (1.27%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.27%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.27%) JUnit
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.27%) Rational Rose
7 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.27%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (5.06%) Electronics
1 4 (5.06%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Games
2 3 (3.80%) Military
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Automotive
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) Software Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Architect
4 7 (8.86%) Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Cisco Architect
5 5 (6.33%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.06%) C++ Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Lead Architect
7 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) C/C++ Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.72%) SOAP
1 14 (17.72%) Web Services
2 9 (11.39%) XML
3 8 (10.13%) RESTful
4 6 (7.59%) .NET
5 4 (5.06%) HTML
6 3 (3.80%) Middleware
6 3 (3.80%) Node.js
7 2 (2.53%) J2EE
7 2 (2.53%) WPF
8 1 (1.27%) ActiveX
8 1 (1.27%) COM
8 1 (1.27%) CSS
8 1 (1.27%) EJB
8 1 (1.27%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (1.27%) Java EE 5
8 1 (1.27%) jQuery
8 1 (1.27%) MFC
8 1 (1.27%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Derivative
2 8 (10.13%) CMDB
3 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.80%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.53%) CCTV
5 2 (2.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.53%) PKI
6 1 (1.27%) Arduino
6 1 (1.27%) ASIC
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.27%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.27%) MPEG
6 1 (1.27%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.27%) STB
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Linux
1 22 (27.85%) Windows
2 20 (25.32%) Unix
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.80%) VxWorks
4 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.53%) FreeRTOS
5 2 (2.53%) Solaris
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.27%) AIX
6 1 (1.27%) Android
6 1 (1.27%) CentOS
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.27%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.99%) User Stories
3 10 (12.66%) Data Modelling
3 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
4 7 (8.86%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.33%) DevOps
6 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.33%) Project Management
6 5 (6.33%) Regression Testing
6 5 (6.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.06%) Defect Management
7 4 (5.06%) Release Management
7 4 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.06%) System Testing
7 4 (5.06%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.06%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.06%) V-Model
7 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) C++
2 16 (20.25%) SQL
3 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
4 10 (12.66%) C#
5 6 (7.59%) Python
6 5 (6.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.33%) Java
7 4 (5.06%) PHP
7 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.80%) Embedded C++
8 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.80%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.80%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) Ada
9 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.27%) R
9 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.27%) VB
9 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (36.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (26.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (5.06%) Degree
5 3 (3.80%) HNC
5 3 (3.80%) HND
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) ISEB
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) SLA
3 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.53%) PMO
3 2 (2.53%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) vSphere
3 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.27%) Docker
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (6.33%) SCOM
3 4 (5.06%) Perfmon
4 3 (3.80%) SCCM
5 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.53%) WSUS
6 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) Cisco
3 9 (11.39%) VMware
4 8 (10.13%) NetApp
5 7 (8.86%) Splunk
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle
7 2 (2.53%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.53%) McAfee
7 2 (2.53%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.27%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.27%) Sophos
8 1 (1.27%) Tableau