The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 17 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing C 48 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.16% 6.07% 6.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.89% 13.40% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 25
Median daily rate £330 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £37.50 £41.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
C
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 306 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.36% 45.33% 44.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 185 202
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 28
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +16 41 £330 +14.78% 49
Peterborough -1 1 - -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C.

1 52 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 40 (45.45%) Embedded C
3 29 (32.95%) Linux
3 29 (32.95%) Degree
4 28 (31.82%) Python
5 27 (30.68%) C++
6 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
7 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
7 17 (19.32%) Wireless
8 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (17.05%) Perl
10 13 (14.77%) C#
10 13 (14.77%) Regression Testing
11 12 (13.64%) Unix
12 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
12 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
13 9 (10.23%) SSL
13 9 (10.23%) HTML
13 9 (10.23%) Windows
13 9 (10.23%) Internet
13 9 (10.23%) Biology
14 8 (9.09%) Open Source
14 8 (9.09%) REST
14 8 (9.09%) DevOps
14 8 (9.09%) Internet of Things
14 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
14 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (9.09%) JSON
14 8 (9.09%) TDD
14 8 (9.09%) Wi-Fi

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.14%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) Wireless
2 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.23%) Internet
3 9 (10.23%) SSL
4 8 (9.09%) Bluetooth
4 8 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (9.09%) X.509
5 5 (5.68%) ZigBee
6 4 (4.55%) Network Security
7 1 (1.14%) 802.15
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.14%) Firewall
7 1 (1.14%) HTTP
7 1 (1.14%) LDAP
7 1 (1.14%) LTE
7 1 (1.14%) SAN
7 1 (1.14%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.55%) Big Data
3 3 (3.41%) MySQL
3 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.55%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.27%) GCC
2 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.14%) CMake
3 1 (1.14%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.14%) GDB
3 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Electronics
3 3 (3.41%) Advertising
3 3 (3.41%) Games
3 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Automotive
5 1 (1.14%) Avionics
5 1 (1.14%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (35.23%) Software Engineer
2 28 (31.82%) Embedded Engineer
3 25 (28.41%) Developer
4 22 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (17.05%) Embedded C Engineer
6 13 (14.77%) Embedded Developer
7 12 (13.64%) C Developer
7 12 (13.64%) C Software Engineer
7 12 (13.64%) Embedded C Developer
7 12 (13.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 9 (10.23%) Python Software Engineer
9 7 (7.95%) Test Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Audio Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) C++ Software Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Development Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) HTML
2 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 8 (9.09%) CSS
2 8 (9.09%) JSON
2 8 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.14%) Ajax
4 1 (1.14%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.14%) XML
4 1 (1.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.23%) Biology
3 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.09%) Internet of Things
4 6 (6.82%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (5.68%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.68%) Informatics
6 3 (3.41%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.41%) HTC Vive
6 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.41%) Oculus Rift
6 3 (3.41%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.14%) Home Automation
7 1 (1.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Linux
2 12 (13.64%) Unix
3 9 (10.23%) Windows
4 4 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (3.41%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.41%) VxWorks
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.14%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.77%) Regression Testing
4 8 (9.09%) DevOps
4 8 (9.09%) Open Source
4 8 (9.09%) TDD
5 5 (5.68%) OO
5 5 (5.68%) Open Source Development
5 5 (5.68%) Risk Management
5 5 (5.68%) SDLC
5 5 (5.68%) Software Testing
5 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.55%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (4.55%) Code Coverage
6 4 (4.55%) High Availability
6 4 (4.55%) Migration
7 3 (3.41%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (3.41%) Signal Processing
7 3 (3.41%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (3.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (45.45%) Embedded C
2 28 (31.82%) Python
3 27 (30.68%) C++
4 15 (17.05%) Perl
5 13 (14.77%) C#
6 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.95%) SQL
8 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.14%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.14%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.14%) Java
9 1 (1.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (32.95%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) Postgraduate
3 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Snort
3 1 (1.14%) Docker
3 1 (1.14%) Firmware
3 1 (1.14%) KVM
3 1 (1.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) SnapMirror
1 2 (2.27%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle
3 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.27%) Isilon
4 2 (2.27%) NetApp
5 1 (1.14%) Atmel
5 1 (1.14%) Brocade
5 1 (1.14%) CA
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco
5 1 (1.14%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.14%) SAP
5 1 (1.14%) Vyatta
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