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 22 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 54 44
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10  
Contract jobs citing C 24 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.68% 2.12% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.97% 7.87% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 6
Median daily rate £325 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +3.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £326 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £381 £350
% change year-on-year +8.19% +8.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £44.88 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.43% +86.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £23.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.50 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  

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 185 178 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 28.33% 26.93% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 120 95
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.53% +103.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

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 22 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 June 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 - 12 £325 - 2
Chippenham 0 3 - - 1
Corsham - 1 £300 -
C
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for C.

1 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared
2 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (23.68%) CCNP
5 9 (23.68%) IEC 61508
6 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
6 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 7 (18.42%) DO-178B
7 7 (18.42%) Validation
7 7 (18.42%) Def Stans
8 5 (13.16%) Firewall
8 5 (13.16%) Nokia
8 5 (13.16%) TACACS
8 5 (13.16%) C++
8 5 (13.16%) ITIL
8 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
8 5 (13.16%) ProxySG
8 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
8 5 (13.16%) ArcSight
8 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
9 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
9 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.53%) SQL
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle
9 4 (10.53%) CCNA
9 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
9 4 (10.53%) PPP
9 4 (10.53%) ISO 14001

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 2 (5.26%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (2.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
1 5 (13.16%) TACACS
2 4 (10.53%) PPP
3 3 (7.89%) VLAN
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) FTP
5 1 (2.63%) Intranet
5 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) SNMP
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) QUnit
2 1 (2.63%) Ant
2 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.63%) JBehave
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Test Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) HTML
1 3 (7.89%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) Ember.js
2 2 (5.26%) Handlebars
2 2 (5.26%) jQuery
2 2 (5.26%) OpenGL
2 2 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) Qt
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (2.63%) Animation
2 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.63%) Digital Signage
2 1 (2.63%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
2 7 (18.42%) Validation
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Open Source
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.26%) SDLC
7 1 (2.63%) BDD
7 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.63%) Power Management
7 1 (2.63%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.63%) SDET
7 1 (2.63%) Service Design
7 1 (2.63%) SIEM
7 1 (2.63%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) C++
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared
2 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (23.68%) CCNP
5 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
6 4 (10.53%) CCNA
7 3 (7.89%) HNC
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (2.63%) CCENT
9 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (2.63%) CREST Certified
9 1 (2.63%) Degree
9 1 (2.63%) ISEB
9 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
9 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) IEC 61508
2 7 (18.42%) Def Stans
2 7 (18.42%) DO-178B
3 4 (10.53%) ISO 14001
3 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
3 4 (10.53%) NEBOSH
4 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (7.89%) SLA
5 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) ProxySG
2 3 (7.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) ArcSight
2 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
2 5 (13.16%) Nokia
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe
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