Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 59 71
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 -5
Contract jobs citing C 26 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.10% 2.28% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.16% 7.33% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 15
Wiltshire median daily rate £344 £380 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.54% -2.56% -5.45%
10th Percentile £170 £300 £315
90th Percentile £750 £588 £456
South West median daily rate £375 £425 £415
% change year-on-year -11.76% +2.41% +7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% +145.90%
10th Percentile £42.50 £40.50 £30.80
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year +8.84% +0.68% +28.07%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 363 409 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.37% 31.08% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 284 270
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £535 £529 £470
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 26
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +13.85% +14.04%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £43.45 £65.50 £42.63
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.14%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +5 16 £325 +8.33% 1
Chippenham +10 3 - - 2
Corsham -7 2 £473 +18.13%
Salisbury - 2 £243 -
Malmesbury - 1 £375 - 4
C
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Project Management
6 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Unix
6 5 (19.23%) Windows
6 5 (19.23%) vSphere
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 5 (19.23%) VMware NSX
6 5 (19.23%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (15.38%) vCenter Server
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (11.54%) CCNP
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) C++
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (11.54%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (7.69%) Security Hardening
9 2 (7.69%) Android Development
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
9 2 (7.69%) Banking
9 2 (7.69%) Asset Management

C
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.85%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) LaTeX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) PPP
1 2 (7.69%) TACACS
2 1 (3.85%) Modbus
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (3.85%) QUnit
1 1 (3.85%) VersionOne
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (3.85%) AML Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Android Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) C++ Android Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
1 1 (3.85%) Handlebars
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (7.69%) Android Development
4 2 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Security Hardening
4 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Measurement
5 1 (3.85%) SDLC
5 1 (3.85%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) APMP
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) CIPD
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) HNC
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 14001
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 2 (7.69%) NEBOSH
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware NSX
1 5 (19.23%) vSphere
2 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
4 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 2 (7.69%) Nokia
5 1 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat