The first table below looks at the demand for the C Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Developer
Rank 62 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% 0.50% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.55% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£245 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £285 £310
% change year-on-year
- -8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.81%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
622 542 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.88% 91.09% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 289 340
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £240 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 32
Average hourly rate £12.25 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.08 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £175.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
C Developer
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C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

C Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

C Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

C Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

C Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

C Developer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited C Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) ProC
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Finance

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited C Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) ProC
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle