The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 12 25 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Contract jobs citing C 12 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.81% 2.75% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.49% 6.17% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 5
Average daily rate
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£320 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.34% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £327 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
C
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 81 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.14% 44.51% 49.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 61 122
Average daily rate £450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £425 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

C
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Marketing
2 9 (60.00%) Analytics
3 8 (53.33%) Social Media
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Back Office
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
5 2 (13.33%) Equities
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Front Office
6 1 (6.67%) H.323
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) OpenLink

C
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (6.67%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Back Office
4 2 (13.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Architect
1 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Social Media
2 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (13.33%) Equities
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Analytics
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) ATDD
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) OpenLink
1 1 (6.67%) Polycom
1 1 (6.67%) Tandberg