The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 46 38 46
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8  
Contract jobs citing C 14 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.17% 3.69% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.45% 11.54% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 4
Median daily rate £370 £378 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.98% +24.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £483 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +14.28%  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 188 208 174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 29.10% 31.95% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 141 93
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £446 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 7
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +99.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £11.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.43 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Wiltshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Wiltshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Wiltshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Swindon 0 6 £365 - 2
Salisbury - 2 £376 -
Corsham -12 1 £370 -7.50%
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for C.

1 24 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco
4 11 (27.50%) VMware
5 9 (22.50%) DV Cleared
6 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.00%) Python
6 8 (20.00%) vSphere
6 8 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (17.50%) Unix
8 6 (15.00%) Windows
8 6 (15.00%) C++
8 6 (15.00%) SQL
9 5 (12.50%) CCNA
10 4 (10.00%) CCNP
10 4 (10.00%) Finance
10 4 (10.00%) ITIL
10 4 (10.00%) C#
11 3 (7.50%) SLA
11 3 (7.50%) Solaris
11 3 (7.50%) Linux
11 3 (7.50%) HNC
11 3 (7.50%) Oracle
11 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
11 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
11 3 (7.50%) Device Driver
11 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
11 3 (7.50%) Visualisation

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) LaTeX
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) NAS
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) FTP
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) SNMP
2 1 (2.50%) TACACS
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
2 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.50%) JBehave
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) QUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Network Support
3 4 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Operations Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Scientific Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) HTML
1 2 (5.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) Ember.js
2 1 (2.50%) Handlebars
2 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.50%) jQuery
2 1 (2.50%) Qt
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
2 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 3 (7.50%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Unix
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Solaris
4 2 (5.00%) Debian
4 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (5.00%) DevOps
4 2 (5.00%) Migration
4 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.00%) Programme Governance
4 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (5.00%) SDLC
4 2 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.50%) OO
5 1 (2.50%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (2.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Python
2 6 (15.00%) C++
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
4 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) DV Cleared
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (12.50%) CCNA
6 4 (10.00%) CCNP
7 3 (7.50%) HNC
8 1 (2.50%) APMP
8 1 (2.50%) Degree
8 1 (2.50%) ISEB
8 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) IEC 61508
2 2 (5.00%) PMO
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) vSphere
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) Docker
3 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Packer
1 2 (5.00%) PowerCLI
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
1 2 (5.00%) Terraform
1 2 (5.00%) vRealize
2 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Cisco
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.50%) Nokia