The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 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 / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 51 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Contract jobs citing C 45 50 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.76% 3.80% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.69% 9.24% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 19
Median daily rate £518 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £529 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £21.00 £42.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £60.62 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 518 541 507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 43.31% 41.08% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 373 323
Median daily rate £424 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.23% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 37 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.45 £24.60 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £52.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Surrey

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Surrey

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Surrey over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Surrey

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Surrey

C
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill +1 13 £538 +26.47% 7
Guildford +5 6 £750 +79.10% 3
Staines -5 5 £375 -
Woking -1 2 £375 -11.76%
Sunbury-on-Thames -16 1 £400 +21.21%
Caterham - 1 £651 -
C
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for C.

1 28 (40.58%) Oracle
2 26 (37.68%) Linux
3 25 (36.23%) ProC
4 22 (31.88%) Python
5 21 (30.43%) Java
6 20 (28.99%) C++
6 20 (28.99%) Perl
7 18 (26.09%) HTML
7 18 (26.09%) Unix
7 18 (26.09%) Degree
7 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
8 17 (24.64%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (24.64%) Docker
9 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
9 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
10 15 (21.74%) SQL
10 15 (21.74%) WebLogic
10 15 (21.74%) AIX
10 15 (21.74%) Tomcat
10 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (20.29%) PHP
11 14 (20.29%) Project Management
12 13 (18.84%) Open Source
13 12 (17.39%) Apache
14 11 (15.94%) Finance
14 11 (15.94%) SDLC
14 11 (15.94%) Waterfall
14 11 (15.94%) nginx
15 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 15 (21.74%) Tomcat
1 15 (21.74%) WebLogic
2 12 (17.39%) Apache
3 11 (15.94%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.45%) Confluence
4 1 (1.45%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.59%) MS Office
3 7 (10.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) DVB
1 3 (4.35%) FTP
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
1 3 (4.35%) SMTP
2 2 (2.90%) DNS
2 2 (2.90%) LAN
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) VPN
2 2 (2.90%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) FlexRay
3 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.45%) RIP
3 1 (1.45%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
4 2 (2.90%) HBase
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Zeppelin
5 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) DB2
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (36.23%) ProC
2 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.45%) ERwin
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.45%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) Trac
5 1 (1.45%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Electronics
3 3 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Architect
1 15 (21.74%) Oracle Architect
2 13 (18.84%) Unix Architect
3 11 (15.94%) Project Manager
4 10 (14.49%) Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Software Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) C Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 7 (10.14%) Technical Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Technical Design Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Technical Design Authority
8 4 (5.80%) C Programmer
8 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL Programmer
8 4 (5.80%) Programmer
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Transition Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) HTML
2 4 (5.80%) Node.js
3 3 (4.35%) HTML5
3 3 (4.35%) REST
4 2 (2.90%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.45%) Android NDK
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Tez
5 1 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.45%) Kafka
5 1 (1.45%) MFC
5 1 (1.45%) ODBC
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (1.45%) XML
5 1 (1.45%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (4.35%) Digital TV
2 3 (4.35%) MPEG
2 3 (4.35%) STB
3 2 (2.90%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.45%) CESG
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.45%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.68%) Linux
2 18 (26.09%) Unix
3 15 (21.74%) AIX
4 6 (8.70%) Android
5 4 (5.80%) CentOS
5 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.80%) Windows
6 1 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.45%) ThreadX
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
3 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.29%) Project Management
5 13 (18.84%) Open Source
6 11 (15.94%) SDLC
6 11 (15.94%) Waterfall
7 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.59%) Line Management
8 8 (11.59%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (10.14%) Change Management
9 7 (10.14%) Data Analysis
9 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 3 (4.35%) Android Development
12 3 (4.35%) Change Control
12 3 (4.35%) Coaching
12 3 (4.35%) Prototyping
12 3 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) Python
2 21 (30.43%) Java
3 20 (28.99%) C++
3 20 (28.99%) Perl
4 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
5 15 (21.74%) SQL
6 14 (20.29%) PHP
7 9 (13.04%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.25%) Embedded C
9 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.35%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.45%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.45%) LotusScript
12 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.45%) Ruby
12 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.90%) CEH
3 2 (2.90%) RHCT
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.90%) NEBOSH
2 2 (2.90%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (24.64%) Docker
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.90%) vSphere
3 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.45%) HDFS
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Ambari
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.45%) Kibana
2 1 (1.45%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.45%) Oozie
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) Oracle
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Atmel
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco
3 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.90%) SaltStack
3 2 (2.90%) Teradata
3 2 (2.90%) Workday
4 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Freescale
4 1 (1.45%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.45%) Intel
4 1 (1.45%) Lotus
4 1 (1.45%) Motorola
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) Sophos
4 1 (1.45%) VMware
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