The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 10 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing C 3 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.88% 22.73% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.00% 90.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
C
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 11 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 49.02% 25.00% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 24
Median daily rate £350 £438 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

C
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Aberdeen region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (72.73%) Siemens
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) XSL
2 5 (45.45%) Swing
2 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (45.45%) BT
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Teamcenter
2 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 5 (45.45%) QMS
2 5 (45.45%) Itk
3 4 (36.36%) CatOS
3 4 (36.36%) CMDB
3 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Teamcenter
2 2 (18.18%) BigMachines
2 2 (18.18%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) BGP
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (36.36%) MPLS
2 4 (36.36%) OSPF
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Multicast
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) Itk
1 5 (45.45%) Swing
1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) XSL
2 3 (27.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
1 5 (45.45%) QMS
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) CAD
3 3 (27.27%) Document Management
3 3 (27.27%) PLM
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Siemens
2 5 (45.45%) BT
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Tableau
5 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com