Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 90 62
Rank change year-on-year -8 -28 -24
Contract jobs citing C 79 72 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.16% 2.07% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 6.49% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 75
Hampshire median daily rate £365 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +13.28% -1.54%
10th Percentile £218 £293 £263
90th Percentile £531 £710 £557
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +4.38% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 18
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £24.48 £37.50 £14.05
90th Percentile £49.25 £50.29 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 1,503 1,109 1,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 41.13% 31.91% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 649 790
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% +1.37%
10th Percentile £308 £250 £275
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 60 76
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £21.75 £21.87 £24.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.15 £59.03
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +5 10 £314 +26.77% 13
Portsmouth -14 8 - - 7
Southampton -16 8 £388 -42.59% 10
Hook +9 6 £245 -16.95%
Fleet - 4 - -
Aldershot - 3 - - 2
Winchester -10 2 £120 -71.76% 2
Havant -8 1 - - 2
Romsey - 1 £500 - 2
Farnborough - 1 £325 - 3
C
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
2 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
3 19 (24.05%) C++
4 17 (21.52%) C#
5 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
5 16 (20.25%) Degree
6 15 (18.99%) Embedded C
7 13 (16.46%) .NET
7 13 (16.46%) Windows
8 12 (15.19%) Python
8 12 (15.19%) DV Cleared
9 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
9 11 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (12.66%) Project Management
11 9 (11.39%) Firmware
11 9 (11.39%) Linux
11 9 (11.39%) XML
11 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
12 8 (10.13%) SQL
12 8 (10.13%) Java
12 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
12 8 (10.13%) Wireless
13 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
13 7 (8.86%) Integration Testing
13 7 (8.86%) MISRA
14 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
14 6 (7.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

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 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) Apache
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.53%) JBoss
3 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.27%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.27%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) Wireless
2 6 (7.59%) Bluetooth
3 5 (6.33%) 3GPP
4 4 (5.06%) Internet
4 4 (5.06%) LTE
4 4 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.80%) 5G
5 3 (3.80%) DHCP
5 3 (3.80%) DNS
5 3 (3.80%) GSM
5 3 (3.80%) NFC
5 3 (3.80%) SAN
5 3 (3.80%) UMTS
5 3 (3.80%) WiMAX
5 3 (3.80%) ZigBee
6 2 (2.53%) DVB
6 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.53%) PuTTY
6 2 (2.53%) SNMP
7 1 (1.27%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.53%) MySQL
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.27%) MS Access
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.06%) Subversion
2 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.80%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.53%) JUnit
4 2 (2.53%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.53%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.27%) JMeter
5 1 (1.27%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.27%) PVCS
General
1 6 (7.59%) Aerospace
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Electronics
3 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.53%) Military
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) Software Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) C# Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) C Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.80%) IT Administrator
7 3 (3.80%) IT Security Administrator
7 3 (3.80%) Project Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Security Administrator
7 3 (3.80%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) .NET
2 9 (11.39%) XML
3 3 (3.80%) HTML
3 3 (3.80%) jQuery
3 3 (3.80%) Web Services
4 2 (2.53%) Ajax
4 2 (2.53%) CSS
4 2 (2.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.53%) HTML5
4 2 (2.53%) Java RMI
4 2 (2.53%) JavaFX
4 2 (2.53%) JSF
4 2 (2.53%) JSP
4 2 (2.53%) LDAP
4 2 (2.53%) Middleware
4 2 (2.53%) Servlets
4 2 (2.53%) Spring
4 2 (2.53%) XHTML
4 2 (2.53%) XSL
4 2 (2.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (5.06%) Device Driver
2 4 (5.06%) Smart Meter
3 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.80%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.53%) Arduino
4 2 (2.53%) CUDA
4 2 (2.53%) Raspberry Pi
4 2 (2.53%) Smart Energy
4 2 (2.53%) VHDL
5 1 (1.27%) CCTV
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.27%) PKI
5 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Linux
3 6 (7.59%) Unix
4 3 (3.80%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Android
6 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.27%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.27%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
3 11 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (12.66%) Project Management
5 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
7 7 (8.86%) Integration Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Analytical Thinking
8 5 (6.33%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.33%) Validation
8 5 (6.33%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.06%) NsoIT
9 4 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.06%) SDLC
9 4 (5.06%) Secure Coding
9 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.05%) C++
2 17 (21.52%) C#
3 15 (18.99%) Embedded C
4 12 (15.19%) Python
5 8 (10.13%) Java
5 8 (10.13%) SQL
6 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.33%) MATLAB
7 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.80%) Perl
10 2 (2.53%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.53%) Jython
10 2 (2.53%) PHP
10 2 (2.53%) Tcl
11 1 (1.27%) Ada
11 1 (1.27%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.27%) Fortran
11 1 (1.27%) Korn
11 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.19%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.53%) PMP
5 1 (1.27%) ACCA
5 1 (1.27%) CISM
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.27%) HNC
5 1 (1.27%) HND
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) MISRA
2 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.27%) PMO
3 1 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Firmware
2 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.80%) vSphere
4 1 (1.27%) Docker
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) WSUS
2 1 (1.27%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.27%) Kibana
2 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.27%) logstash
2 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.27%) Netcool
2 1 (1.27%) nmon
2 1 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) HP
3 3 (3.80%) VMware
4 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.53%) Remedy
4 2 (2.53%) Software AG
4 2 (2.53%) webMethods
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) Dell
5 1 (1.27%) EMC
5 1 (1.27%) Juniper
5 1 (1.27%) McAfee
5 1 (1.27%) Meridio
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Veritas