The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 130 141 118
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing C 34 59 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.01% 1.03% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 2.39% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 52 71
Median daily rate £425 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.00 £15.18 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.33% +8.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1634 2473 2445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.54% 43.08% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1392 2035 1912
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 10
Median hourly rate £53.00 £24.23 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.73% -11.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.72 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £54.00 £31.99
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 the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

C Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

C
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

C
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C across the City of London region.

C Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for C.

1 30 (46.88%) C++
2 27 (42.19%) Linux
3 25 (39.06%) Java
4 24 (37.50%) Finance
5 23 (35.94%) Unix
6 21 (32.81%) Python
7 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (29.69%) SQL
9 18 (28.13%) Oracle
10 14 (21.88%) ITIL
11 13 (20.31%) Perl
11 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
11 13 (20.31%) Banking
12 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
14 10 (15.63%) Degree
14 10 (15.63%) JIRA
15 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (14.06%) Control-M
15 9 (14.06%) Shell Script
16 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
16 8 (12.50%) HTML
16 8 (12.50%) Windows
16 8 (12.50%) IBM
16 8 (12.50%) TDD
16 8 (12.50%) Replication
16 8 (12.50%) High Availability
17 7 (10.94%) Puppet
17 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
17 7 (10.94%) Atlassian Bamboo

C
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) Confluence
3 4 (6.25%) Apache
3 4 (6.25%) IIS
3 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.13%) JBoss
5 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
3 4 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) IaaS
2 3 (4.69%) PaaS
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.25%) DMZ
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
2 4 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (3.13%) DHCP
3 2 (3.13%) DNS
3 2 (3.13%) H.323
3 2 (3.13%) ISDN
3 2 (3.13%) Telepresence
4 1 (1.56%) DVB
4 1 (1.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) Intranet
4 1 (1.56%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.56%) LDAP
4 1 (1.56%) SNMP
4 1 (1.56%) SSL
4 1 (1.56%) WebEx
4 1 (1.56%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) DB2
3 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (6.25%) QlikView
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.13%) BigQuery
5 2 (3.13%) KDB
5 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.56%) Big Data
6 1 (1.56%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) JIRA
2 7 (10.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.25%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.25%) Maven
4 3 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.13%) Ant
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Front Office
4 2 (3.13%) Electronics
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Developer
2 8 (12.50%) Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) C++ Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) DBA
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.69%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior DBA
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
2 8 (12.50%) HTML
3 7 (10.94%) .NET
4 6 (9.38%) Web Services
4 6 (9.38%) XML
5 4 (6.25%) CSS
5 4 (6.25%) Django
5 4 (6.25%) J2EE
5 4 (6.25%) Spring
5 4 (6.25%) Velocity
6 3 (4.69%) JSP
6 3 (4.69%) Pandas
6 3 (4.69%) Pyramid
6 3 (4.69%) RESTful
6 3 (4.69%) SciPy
6 3 (4.69%) SOAP
7 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (3.13%) Esper
7 2 (3.13%) NumPy
7 2 (3.13%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Clustering
2 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) Derivative
2 4 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.69%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) STB
4 2 (3.13%) Streaming Video
4 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.56%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Linux
2 23 (35.94%) Unix
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (10.94%) AIX
4 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.13%) Solaris
6 1 (1.56%) Android
6 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) ITIL
3 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (12.50%) High Availability
4 8 (12.50%) TDD
5 6 (9.38%) DevOps
5 6 (9.38%) Migration
5 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
5 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.81%) BDD
6 5 (7.81%) OO
7 4 (6.25%) Coaching
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (6.25%) Low Latency
7 4 (6.25%) OOP
7 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.25%) Secure Coding
7 4 (6.25%) Time Management
7 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) C++
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 21 (32.81%) Python
4 19 (29.69%) SQL
5 13 (20.31%) Perl
6 9 (14.06%) Shell Script
7 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
9 6 (9.38%) PHP
9 6 (9.38%) VB
10 5 (7.81%) C#
11 4 (6.25%) VBA
12 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
12 3 (4.69%) Ruby
13 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
13 2 (3.13%) Groovy
13 2 (3.13%) Scala
14 1 (1.56%) BeanShell
14 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.56%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) CISM
4 3 (4.69%) CISSP
4 3 (4.69%) IBM Certification
4 3 (4.69%) IISP
4 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.69%) MCITP
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.69%) OCP
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.13%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (1.56%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.56%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) GPG13
1 3 (4.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
1 4 (6.25%) KVM
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) RHEV
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Control-M
2 7 (10.94%) Puppet
3 4 (6.25%) BladeLogic
3 4 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.56%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.56%) Kibana
4 1 (1.56%) logstash
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Oracle
2 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.50%) IBM
4 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.94%) Remedy
5 5 (7.81%) HP
5 5 (7.81%) Sybase
6 4 (6.25%) Atlassian
6 4 (6.25%) Google
6 4 (6.25%) Splunk
7 3 (4.69%) BMC
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco
8 2 (3.13%) NetSuite
8 2 (3.13%) Polycom
8 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.13%) Telerik
9 1 (1.56%) Huawei
9 1 (1.56%) Sun
9 1 (1.56%) Teradata
9 1 (1.56%) VMware
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Michael Page Technology
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