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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 12 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing C 45 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.86% 6.59% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% 16.53% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 9
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £377 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 13
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +18.30%

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
240 242 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.24% 39.87% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 128 167
Median daily rate £375 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £507 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £32.85 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 24 February 2017.

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +15 41 £413 +20.43% 77
Peterborough -4 1 - -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 50 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 48 (53.33%) Embedded C
3 38 (42.22%) Python
4 35 (38.89%) Degree
5 29 (32.22%) C++
6 21 (23.33%) Computer Science
7 20 (22.22%) Linux
8 17 (18.89%) Regression Testing
9 13 (14.44%) HTML
9 13 (14.44%) Performance Analysis
10 11 (12.22%) Mathematics
10 11 (12.22%) Electronics
10 11 (12.22%) Telecoms
11 10 (11.11%) Wireless
12 9 (10.00%) Doxygen
12 9 (10.00%) XML
12 9 (10.00%) XSLT
12 9 (10.00%) Eclipse
13 8 (8.89%) Windows
13 8 (8.89%) Internet
14 7 (7.78%) C#
14 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
14 7 (7.78%) Perl
14 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
15 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
15 6 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
16 5 (5.56%) SDLC
16 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
16 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP

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 9 (10.00%) Doxygen
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.11%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.11%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) Wireless
2 8 (8.89%) Internet
3 5 (5.56%) SSL
3 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (4.44%) X.509
4 4 (4.44%) ZigBee
5 3 (3.33%) Network Security
6 2 (2.22%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.22%) Firewall
6 2 (2.22%) SAN
6 2 (2.22%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.11%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.11%) LDAP
7 1 (1.11%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.11%) Big Data
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.56%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.11%) CMake
4 1 (1.11%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.11%) GCC
4 1 (1.11%) GDB
General
1 11 (12.22%) Electronics
1 11 (12.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.33%) Advertising
4 2 (2.22%) Automotive
4 2 (2.22%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.11%) Avionics
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 27 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 26 (28.89%) Developer
4 21 (23.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Embedded Developer
6 16 (17.78%) Embedded C Engineer
7 13 (14.44%) Author
7 13 (14.44%) Technical Author
8 12 (13.33%) C Developer
8 12 (13.33%) Embedded C Developer
9 11 (12.22%) Python Developer
10 10 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
10 10 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 6 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
12 5 (5.56%) Test Engineer
13 3 (3.33%) Audio Engineer
13 3 (3.33%) Audio Software Engineer
13 3 (3.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
13 3 (3.33%) Software Test Engineer
13 3 (3.33%) System Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.44%) HTML
2 9 (10.00%) XML
2 9 (10.00%) XSLT
3 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.44%) CSS
3 4 (4.44%) JSON
3 4 (4.44%) REST
4 1 (1.11%) .NET
4 1 (1.11%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) Internet of Things
5 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.22%) Robotics
7 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.11%) CESG
7 1 (1.11%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.11%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.22%) Linux
2 8 (8.89%) Windows
3 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.44%) Unix
4 3 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.11%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.11%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 17 (18.89%) Regression Testing
3 13 (14.44%) Performance Analysis
4 11 (12.22%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.56%) Migration
5 5 (5.56%) SDLC
6 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.44%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.44%) DevOps
6 4 (4.44%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.33%) Code Coverage
7 3 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.33%) Machine Learning
7 3 (3.33%) PRINCE
7 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.33%) Project Management
7 3 (3.33%) Requirements Management
7 3 (3.33%) Signal Processing
7 3 (3.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.33%) Embedded C
2 38 (42.22%) Python
3 29 (32.22%) C++
4 7 (7.78%) C#
4 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.78%) Perl
5 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.44%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.33%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.11%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (38.89%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) JSP 440
2 3 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.22%) Docker
3 2 (2.22%) KVM
3 2 (2.22%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) SnapMirror
1 2 (2.22%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) VMware
3 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.22%) Atmel
4 2 (2.22%) Brocade
4 2 (2.22%) CA
4 2 (2.22%) Isilon
4 2 (2.22%) NetApp
4 2 (2.22%) Riverbed
4 2 (2.22%) Vyatta
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
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