The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 10 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing C 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 3.57% 7.69% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +1.44%
C
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 57.14% 46.15% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
Average daily rate £325 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +131.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

C
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region citing C also 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 that cited C.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region citing C also 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 that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP