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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 17 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Contract jobs citing C 41 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.17% 3.76% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.90% 7.73% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 27
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £238 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.90 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
295 414 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.57% 48.65% 44.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 260 234
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -17.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

C Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 +33 29 £300 -17.24% 55
Peterborough +7 3 £350 +12.90% 1
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (44.26%) Software Engineering
2 24 (39.34%) C++
2 24 (39.34%) Embedded C
3 22 (36.07%) Linux
4 19 (31.15%) Python
5 16 (26.23%) Degree
6 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (19.67%) Bluetooth
7 12 (19.67%) Relational Database
8 11 (18.03%) Perl
8 11 (18.03%) Wireless
9 9 (14.75%) TDD
9 9 (14.75%) C#
9 9 (14.75%) Unix
9 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (13.11%) Open Source
10 8 (13.11%) Biology
11 7 (11.48%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
11 7 (11.48%) SQL
12 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
12 6 (9.84%) HTML
12 6 (9.84%) CSS
12 6 (9.84%) Electronics
12 6 (9.84%) Finance
12 6 (9.84%) REST
13 5 (8.20%) Open Source Development
13 5 (8.20%) GitHub
13 5 (8.20%) Algorithms
13 5 (8.20%) AngularJS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.64%) CMS
1 1 (1.64%) Drupal
1 1 (1.64%) Joomla!
1 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) Bluetooth
2 11 (18.03%) Wireless
3 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.48%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (8.20%) Internet
4 5 (8.20%) SSL
4 5 (8.20%) X.509
5 2 (3.28%) 802.15
5 2 (3.28%) HTTP
5 2 (3.28%) Network Security
5 2 (3.28%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.64%) 3G
6 1 (1.64%) BGP
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.64%) LTE
6 1 (1.64%) MPLS
6 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.92%) Big Data
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
2 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.28%) GIS
4 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) LabVIEW
1 2 (3.28%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.64%) GCC
2 1 (1.64%) MSTest
2 1 (1.64%) Robot Framework
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.84%) Electronics
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Software Engineer
2 20 (32.79%) Embedded Engineer
3 19 (31.15%) Developer
4 16 (26.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Embedded Developer
7 5 (8.20%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Python Software Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Architect
9 3 (4.92%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Development Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded Software Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) CSS
1 6 (9.84%) HTML
1 6 (9.84%) REST
2 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.20%) JSON
3 3 (4.92%) .NET
4 2 (3.28%) 802.1X
4 2 (3.28%) Ajax
4 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.64%) CSS3
5 1 (1.64%) HTML5
5 1 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (1.64%) OpenCL
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.11%) Biology
3 5 (8.20%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Informatics
3 5 (8.20%) Internet of Things
4 3 (4.92%) Oculus Rift
4 3 (4.92%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.64%) MPEG
5 1 (1.64%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.64%) STB
5 1 (1.64%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Unix
3 5 (8.20%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Windows
5 2 (3.28%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (3.28%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Software Engineering
2 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.75%) TDD
4 8 (13.11%) Open Source
5 5 (8.20%) OO
5 5 (8.20%) Open Source Development
6 4 (6.56%) DevOps
6 4 (6.56%) Project Management
6 4 (6.56%) Refactoring
6 4 (6.56%) Web Development
7 3 (4.92%) Bioinformatics
7 3 (4.92%) Change Control
7 3 (4.92%) Coaching
7 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.92%) Presales
7 3 (4.92%) Prototyping
7 3 (4.92%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) C++
1 24 (39.34%) Embedded C
2 19 (31.15%) Python
3 11 (18.03%) Perl
4 9 (14.75%) C#
5 7 (11.48%) SQL
6 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.28%) Java
8 1 (1.64%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) HNC
3 2 (3.28%) HND
3 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Firmware
1 2 (3.28%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Atmel
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco
3 1 (1.64%) Citrix
3 1 (1.64%) Intel
3 1 (1.64%) Lauterbach
3 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.64%) VMware
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago