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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 42 51 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs citing C 21 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.55% 3.65% 6.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.45% 7.55% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 35
Median daily rate £420 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £264 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £37.00 £29.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
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
282 384 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.72% 48.30% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 256 193
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £30.50 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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
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 29 June 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 +19 15 £338 -12.90% 49
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 25 (43.86%) Embedded C
2 23 (40.35%) Software Engineering
3 22 (38.60%) C++
4 19 (33.33%) Linux
5 18 (31.58%) Python
6 9 (15.79%) Perl
7 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
7 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.04%) Degree
8 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
8 7 (12.28%) Algorithms
8 7 (12.28%) Wireless
8 7 (12.28%) HTML
8 7 (12.28%) CSS
8 7 (12.28%) Project Management
9 6 (10.53%) MATLAB
9 6 (10.53%) Bluetooth
9 6 (10.53%) Windows
9 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.77%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
10 5 (8.77%) Signal Processing
10 5 (8.77%) SQL
10 5 (8.77%) Internet
11 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.02%) C#
11 4 (7.02%) HNC
11 4 (7.02%) HND

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 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.75%) CMS
1 1 (1.75%) Drupal
1 1 (1.75%) IIS
1 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
1 2 (3.51%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Wireless
2 6 (10.53%) Bluetooth
2 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (8.77%) Internet
4 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.51%) 802.15
5 2 (3.51%) HTTP
5 2 (3.51%) SSL
5 2 (3.51%) X.509
5 2 (3.51%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.75%) 3G
6 1 (1.75%) BGP
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.75%) LTE
6 1 (1.75%) MPLS
6 1 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) GIS
1 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.51%) Hudson
2 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.51%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.75%) MorphX
3 1 (1.75%) MSTest
3 1 (1.75%) Robot Framework
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.02%) Electronics
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Software Engineer
3 14 (24.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Embedded Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Python Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Embedded Software Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Audio DSP Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Audio Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Audio Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) DSP Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) DSP Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) CSS
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.26%) .NET
3 3 (5.26%) Ajax
3 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.26%) REST
4 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.51%) 802.1X
4 2 (3.51%) jQuery
4 2 (3.51%) JSON
4 2 (3.51%) XML
5 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) NumPy
5 1 (1.75%) SciPy
5 1 (1.75%) WF
5 1 (1.75%) WPF
5 1 (1.75%) XSD
5 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Algorithms
1 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Biology
3 2 (3.51%) Informatics
3 2 (3.51%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.75%) MPEG
4 1 (1.75%) STB
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Unix
5 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.51%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Software Engineering
2 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.28%) Project Management
4 5 (8.77%) Signal Processing
5 4 (7.02%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (7.02%) Machine Learning
5 4 (7.02%) Open Source
5 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.02%) Refactoring
6 3 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (5.26%) TDD
6 3 (5.26%) UML
7 2 (3.51%) Coaching
7 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.51%) MODAF
7 2 (3.51%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.51%) SysML
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) Embedded C
2 22 (38.60%) C++
3 18 (31.58%) Python
4 9 (15.79%) Perl
5 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.53%) MATLAB
7 5 (8.77%) SQL
8 4 (7.02%) C#
9 2 (3.51%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.51%) Java
9 2 (3.51%) PHP
9 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.75%) Ruby
10 1 (1.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) HNC
2 4 (7.02%) HND
2 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) JSP 440
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
1 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Apple
3 1 (1.75%) Atmel
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco
3 1 (1.75%) Citrix
3 1 (1.75%) Intel
3 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.75%) Lauterbach
3 1 (1.75%) Nintex
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.75%) VMware
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