Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 21 January 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 36 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 0
Contract jobs citing C 5 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.77% 1.02% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 2.68% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median daily rate - - -
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +18.26% +4.08% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Portsmouth median hourly rate £37.13 £41.50 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.54% +90.41% -
10th Percentile £28.66 £40.75 £15.14
90th Percentile £45.89 £42.25 £41.95
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +11.43%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 75 112 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 26.60% 37.97% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 55
Portsmouth median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% -1.24%
10th Percentile £198 £263 £263
90th Percentile £424 £475 £425
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £369
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.69% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 9
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +9.22% +31.23%
10th Percentile £22.83 £32.70 £16.83
90th Percentile £47.01 £48.40 £48.01
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +14.29%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Portsmouth

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Portsmouth

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Portsmouth

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) COM
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Windchill
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) TestDirector

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Windchill
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) COM
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE 5
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft