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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 109 117 126
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing C 56 42 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.77% 1.22% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.37% 2.57% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 37 57
Median daily rate £550 £479 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £292 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £660 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1663 1637 2539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.54% 47.57% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1408 1375 2069
Median daily rate £500 £482 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +7.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.44 £19.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 58 (54.72%) Java
2 53 (50.00%) Python
3 51 (48.11%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (39.62%) TDD
4 42 (39.62%) DevOps
5 38 (35.85%) Jenkins
6 37 (34.91%) Amazon AWS
6 37 (34.91%) BDD
7 36 (33.96%) High Availability
7 36 (33.96%) JSON
8 35 (33.02%) Pair Programming
8 35 (33.02%) HTTP
9 34 (32.08%) Finance
9 34 (32.08%) Microservices
10 33 (31.13%) Protocol Buffers
10 33 (31.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 33 (31.13%) Public Cloud
11 31 (29.25%) Kafka
12 30 (28.30%) MQTT
12 30 (28.30%) Video on Demand
12 30 (28.30%) RTSP
12 30 (28.30%) Linux
13 23 (21.70%) C++
14 20 (18.87%) Banking
15 19 (17.92%) SQL
16 16 (15.09%) Oracle
17 14 (13.21%) Streaming Video
17 14 (13.21%) SDLC
18 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
19 11 (10.38%) Perl

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 4 (3.77%) Apache
2 3 (2.83%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.83%) CMS
3 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.89%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.94%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.94%) RMDS
2 1 (0.94%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (34.91%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (31.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.94%) Force.com
4 1 (0.94%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 35 (33.02%) HTTP
2 30 (28.30%) MQTT
2 30 (28.30%) RTSP
3 7 (6.60%) Internet
4 3 (2.83%) Firewall
5 2 (1.89%) FTP
5 2 (1.89%) LAN
5 2 (1.89%) SSL
5 2 (1.89%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.94%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.94%) Intranet
6 1 (0.94%) MPLS
6 1 (0.94%) MRTG
6 1 (0.94%) NAS
6 1 (0.94%) SAN
6 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.94%) VLAN
6 1 (0.94%) WAN
6 1 (0.94%) Wireless
6 1 (0.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.89%) BigQuery
5 2 (1.89%) MS Access
5 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.89%) SQLPlus
5 2 (1.89%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.94%) DB2
6 1 (0.94%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.94%) KDB
6 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.94%) MySQL
6 1 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 38 (35.85%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.77%) JIRA
3 4 (3.77%) Subversion
4 3 (2.83%) Build Forge
4 3 (2.83%) CruiseControl
4 3 (2.83%) Hudson
5 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.89%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.89%) Selenium
5 2 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (1.89%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.89%) Toad
5 2 (1.89%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.94%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.94%) JUnit
6 1 (0.94%) Maven
6 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 20 (18.87%) Banking
3 10 (9.43%) Front Office
4 3 (2.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.89%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (53.77%) Developer
2 41 (38.68%) Java Developer
3 30 (28.30%) Senior Developer
4 27 (25.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Agile Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 12 (11.32%) AWS Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Senior Agile Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) Architect
9 7 (6.60%) DBA
10 6 (5.66%) C Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Python Developer
10 6 (5.66%) SQL DBA
11 5 (4.72%) Administrator
11 5 (4.72%) C++ Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Perl Developer
12 4 (3.77%) Front Office Developer
12 4 (3.77%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.96%) JSON
2 33 (31.13%) Protocol Buffers
3 31 (29.25%) Kafka
4 9 (8.49%) .NET
4 9 (8.49%) Web Services
5 6 (5.66%) REST
5 6 (5.66%) Spring
6 5 (4.72%) HTML
6 5 (4.72%) JSP
6 5 (4.72%) SOAP
6 5 (4.72%) XML
7 4 (3.77%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.77%) CGI
7 4 (3.77%) J2EE
8 3 (2.83%) Embperl
8 3 (2.83%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.83%) JPA
8 3 (2.83%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (2.83%) WPF
9 2 (1.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.13%) Public Cloud
2 30 (28.30%) Video on Demand
3 14 (13.21%) Streaming Video
4 8 (7.55%) Client/Server
4 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.60%) Derivative
6 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (4.72%) Replication
7 4 (3.77%) Clustering
7 4 (3.77%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.83%) Equities
8 3 (2.83%) Fintech
8 3 (2.83%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.89%) CUDA
9 2 (1.89%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.94%) Pharmacovigilance
10 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.30%) Linux
2 11 (10.38%) Windows
3 9 (8.49%) Unix
4 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.89%) CentOS
6 2 (1.89%) MVS
6 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.89%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.94%) Android
7 1 (0.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.11%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (39.62%) DevOps
2 42 (39.62%) TDD
3 37 (34.91%) BDD
4 36 (33.96%) High Availability
5 35 (33.02%) Pair Programming
6 34 (32.08%) Microservices
7 14 (13.21%) SDLC
8 8 (7.55%) Analytics
8 8 (7.55%) OO
8 8 (7.55%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.60%) Low Latency
9 7 (6.60%) Migration
9 7 (6.60%) Scrum
9 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.66%) ITIL
10 6 (5.66%) Multithreading
10 6 (5.66%) OOP
11 5 (4.72%) Project Management
11 5 (4.72%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (54.72%) Java
2 53 (50.00%) Python
3 23 (21.70%) C++
4 19 (17.92%) SQL
5 11 (10.38%) Perl
6 8 (7.55%) C#
6 8 (7.55%) VBA
7 7 (6.60%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.72%) PHP
8 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.72%) Ruby
9 4 (3.77%) Go
9 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.83%) COBOL
10 3 (2.83%) VB
11 2 (1.89%) Delphi
11 2 (1.89%) Groovy
11 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.89%) VBScript
11 2 (1.89%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.77%) IBM Certification
3 4 (3.77%) MCITP
3 4 (3.77%) OCP
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.94%) CCNA
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.94%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.94%) MCSE
4 1 (0.94%) PMP
4 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SEPA
2 2 (1.89%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) TARGET2
2 2 (1.89%) WCAG
3 1 (0.94%) COSO
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) vSphere
3 1 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Ansible
1 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.94%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.94%) Control-M
2 1 (0.94%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.94%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.94%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Oracle
2 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.72%) IBM
3 5 (4.72%) VMware
4 4 (3.77%) Cisco
5 3 (2.83%) Google
5 3 (2.83%) HP
5 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.83%) Sybase
5 3 (2.83%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.89%) SAP
6 2 (1.89%) Teradata
7 1 (0.94%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.94%) BMC
7 1 (0.94%) Citrix
7 1 (0.94%) CommVault
7 1 (0.94%) Compuware
7 1 (0.94%) Juniper
7 1 (0.94%) webMethods
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