The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 19 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Contract jobs citing C 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.60% 2.67% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 6.02% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£575 £375 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -8.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 133 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.42% 44.33% 41.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 101 91
Average daily rate £550 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £357 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
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 £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration

C
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SPDY
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ATDD
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com