Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 106 67
Rank change year-on-year +5 -39 -21
Contract jobs citing C 88 58 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.30% 1.64% 3.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.46% 5.36% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 70
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £400 £322
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +24.32% -1.00%
10th Percentile £230 £188 £259
90th Percentile £484 £800 £571
South East median daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 19
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £22.60 £36.46 £19.90
90th Percentile £46.50 £51.38 £49.75
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% +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 1,612 1,082 1,254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 42.09% 30.69% 32.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,077 636 757
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £263
90th Percentile £563 £519 £507
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 50 71
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26.06 £19.34 £31.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £50.08 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Hook +22 24 £320 +8.47% 5
Portsmouth -15 11 £543 - 6
Havant -3 6 - -
Basingstoke -6 5 £358 -10.63% 6
Winchester -5 2 £120 -65.71%
Southampton -25 2 £450 -37.93% 7
Aldershot - 1 - -
Romsey - 1 £500 - 2
C
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 43 (48.86%) Security Cleared
2 39 (44.32%) C++
3 38 (43.18%) Software Engineering
4 32 (36.36%) Unix
4 32 (36.36%) Python
4 32 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 30 (34.09%) Linux
5 30 (34.09%) Project Management
6 29 (32.95%) Integration Testing
7 28 (31.82%) Configuration Management
7 28 (31.82%) OO
8 27 (30.68%) Subversion
9 25 (28.41%) UML
9 25 (28.41%) Unit Testing
10 24 (27.27%) NUnit
10 24 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
10 24 (27.27%) GoogleTest
11 23 (26.14%) CppUnit
11 23 (26.14%) Ant
11 23 (26.14%) ClearCase
12 21 (23.86%) OOD
12 21 (23.86%) Memory Management
12 21 (23.86%) Multithreading
12 21 (23.86%) Derivative
12 21 (23.86%) System Integration Testing
13 19 (21.59%) Use Case
14 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (14.77%) SQL
15 13 (14.77%) XML
15 13 (14.77%) Problem-Solving

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 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) JBoss
3 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.14%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.14%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.14%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.14%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.41%) DHCP
2 3 (3.41%) DNS
2 3 (3.41%) SAN
3 2 (2.27%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.27%) DVB
3 2 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.27%) Internet
3 2 (2.27%) LAN
3 2 (2.27%) SNMP
3 2 (2.27%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.14%) 3G
4 1 (1.14%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.14%) 4G
4 1 (1.14%) DAB
4 1 (1.14%) Firewall
4 1 (1.14%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.14%) WAN
4 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.41%) MySQL
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.14%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) HBase
5 1 (1.14%) Mahout
5 1 (1.14%) MS Access
5 1 (1.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 27 (30.68%) Subversion
2 24 (27.27%) GoogleTest
2 24 (27.27%) NUnit
3 23 (26.14%) Ant
3 23 (26.14%) ClearCase
3 23 (26.14%) CppUnit
4 4 (4.55%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.27%) JUnit
5 2 (2.27%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.14%) JMeter
6 1 (1.14%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.14%) PVCS
General
1 7 (7.95%) Aerospace
2 6 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Electronics
3 2 (2.27%) Military
3 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Automotive
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Developer
2 26 (29.55%) Software Engineer
3 19 (21.59%) C Developer
4 9 (10.23%) C++ Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.68%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.68%) C/C++ Developer
7 5 (5.68%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.68%) SDLC Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) IT Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) IT Security Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Security Administrator
9 3 (3.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) XML
2 11 (12.50%) Web Services
3 7 (7.95%) STL
4 6 (6.82%) ATL
4 6 (6.82%) Qt
5 4 (4.55%) HTML
6 3 (3.41%) CSS
6 3 (3.41%) HTML5
6 3 (3.41%) Middleware
6 3 (3.41%) Spring
7 2 (2.27%) Ajax
7 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.27%) JavaFX
7 2 (2.27%) jQuery
7 2 (2.27%) JSF
7 2 (2.27%) JSP
7 2 (2.27%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (2.27%) Servlets
7 2 (2.27%) XSL
7 2 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Derivative
2 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.95%) Algorithms
3 7 (7.95%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.82%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.55%) Smartcard
6 3 (3.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.27%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.27%) PKI
8 1 (1.14%) ASIC
8 1 (1.14%) Clustering
8 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.14%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.36%) Unix
2 30 (34.09%) Linux
3 11 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (2.27%) Android
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.14%) Solaris
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) Software Engineering
2 30 (34.09%) Project Management
3 29 (32.95%) Integration Testing
4 28 (31.82%) Configuration Management
4 28 (31.82%) OO
5 25 (28.41%) UML
5 25 (28.41%) Unit Testing
6 24 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
7 21 (23.86%) Memory Management
7 21 (23.86%) Multithreading
7 21 (23.86%) OOD
7 21 (23.86%) System Integration Testing
8 19 (21.59%) Use Case
9 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (12.50%) SDLC
12 9 (10.23%) Mathematics
13 6 (6.82%) Project Planning
13 6 (6.82%) Software Testing
14 5 (5.68%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.32%) C++
2 32 (36.36%) Python
3 13 (14.77%) SQL
4 11 (12.50%) Java
5 9 (10.23%) C#
6 8 (9.09%) Embedded C
7 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.27%) Jython
9 2 (2.27%) Perl
9 2 (2.27%) Tcl
10 1 (1.14%) Ada
10 1 (1.14%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.14%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.14%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.14%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) Ruby
10 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (48.86%) Security Cleared
2 32 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 10 (11.36%) Degree
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.27%) PMP
7 1 (1.14%) ACCA
7 1 (1.14%) CISM
7 1 (1.14%) CISSP
7 1 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.55%) PMO
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) MISRA
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) Firmware
3 1 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.14%) Docker
3 1 (1.14%) HDFS
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) nmon
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (3.41%) HP ALM
3 2 (2.27%) WSUS
4 1 (1.14%) Ambari
4 1 (1.14%) Ansible
4 1 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.14%) Kibana
4 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.14%) logstash
4 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.14%) Netcool
4 1 (1.14%) Oozie
4 1 (1.14%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.14%) Puppet
4 1 (1.14%) SCOM
4 1 (1.14%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle
2 5 (5.68%) HP
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco
3 2 (2.27%) Remedy
4 1 (1.14%) Citrix
4 1 (1.14%) Dell
4 1 (1.14%) EMC
4 1 (1.14%) Google
4 1 (1.14%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.14%) Juniper
4 1 (1.14%) McAfee
4 1 (1.14%) Meridio
4 1 (1.14%) SAP
4 1 (1.14%) Veritas
4 1 (1.14%) VMware