The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 26 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing C 12 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.57% - 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.60% - 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £331
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 125 99 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 37.20% 28.95% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 72 58
Median daily rate £350 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% -8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £44.25 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +119.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Swindon

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Swindon

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
2 5 (27.78%) ProxySG
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Nokia
2 5 (27.78%) TACACS
2 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (22.22%) NEBOSH
3 4 (22.22%) ISO 14001
3 4 (22.22%) ISO 9001
3 4 (22.22%) PPP
3 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (16.67%) vCenter Server
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
1 5 (27.78%) TACACS
2 4 (22.22%) PPP
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) JBehave
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Games
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Security Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) UI Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) OpenGL
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) Qt
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (5.56%) Animation
2 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Signage
2 1 (5.56%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Brand Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.56%) Power Management
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) SDET
5 1 (5.56%) Service Design
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO 14001
1 4 (22.22%) ISO 9001
1 4 (22.22%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) ProxySG
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
2 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
2 5 (27.78%) Nokia
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle