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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 26 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing C 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.21% 2.63% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.50% 11.54% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£444 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £318
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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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
80 26 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.78% 22.81% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 14 82
Average daily rate £500 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £443 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Front Office
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Test Management
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System

C
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Softphone
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) SWIFTNet
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Equities
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Test Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCSA
1 1 (10.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) F5