Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 September 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 32 38
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6 0
Contract jobs citing C 12 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.65% 1.01% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.62% 3.03% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Slough median daily rate £283 - £275
10th Percentile £208 - £263
90th Percentile £500 - £288
Berkshire median daily rate £411 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +17.29% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £38.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -40.00% +27.39% -1.88%

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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 113 99 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 34.35% 33.22% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 73 59
Slough median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £244 £307 £275
90th Percentile £549 £525 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £38.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.25 £18.83 £12.50
% change year-on-year +81.89% +50.64% -65.28%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Slough

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Slough

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Slough over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Slough

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Slough region with a requirement for C.

1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) PHP
4 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 6 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Private Cloud
4 6 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (41.67%) Alibaba
5 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
5 5 (41.67%) Mandarin Language
5 5 (41.67%) Huawei
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) C++
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) MATLAB
7 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (25.00%) OO
8 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
9 1 (8.33%) Power BI
9 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (8.33%) Algorithms

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) HBase
1 1 (8.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Mandarin Language
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Power BI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 6 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Alibaba
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Huawei
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft