The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank - 18 16
Contract jobs citing C 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 1.45% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.63% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
County Antrim

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

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 36.07% 55.07% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 13
Median daily rate £385 £329 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.11% -9.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

C
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast