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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 128 154 121
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -33
Contract jobs citing C 38 59 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 1.00% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 2.23% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 51 62
Median daily rate £450 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £609
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £15.18 £16.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1679 2641 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 49.08% 44.55% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 2169 1887
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £310
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 2 18 14
Median hourly rate £80.00 £22.83 £29.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.41% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 27 (42.19%) C++
2 25 (39.06%) Java
2 25 (39.06%) Finance
3 24 (37.50%) Linux
4 20 (31.25%) Unix
4 20 (31.25%) Python
4 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (29.69%) SQL
6 17 (26.56%) Oracle
7 15 (23.44%) Banking
8 14 (21.88%) ITIL
8 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 12 (18.75%) Perl
10 11 (17.19%) JIRA
10 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
11 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.06%) Control-M
12 9 (14.06%) Degree
12 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (12.50%) TDD
13 8 (12.50%) Migration
13 8 (12.50%) Replication
13 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
13 8 (12.50%) IBM
13 8 (12.50%) High Availability
14 7 (10.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (10.94%) Puppet
14 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
14 7 (10.94%) Remedy
14 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL

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%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.56%) JBoss
6 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
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
3 1 (1.56%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.56%) SAP 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 4 (6.25%) DMZ
1 4 (6.25%) SAN
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.25%) VPN
2 2 (3.13%) DHCP
2 2 (3.13%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) H.323
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) ISDN
2 2 (3.13%) Telepresence
3 1 (1.56%) DMVPN
3 1 (1.56%) DVB
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) LDAP
3 1 (1.56%) MPLS
3 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) WebEx
3 1 (1.56%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) 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%) NoSQL
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%) MySQL
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.56%) Redis
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) 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
6 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Front Office
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (12.50%) Administrator
3 6 (9.38%) C++ Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) C Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Data Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (4.69%) Python Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior DBA
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (4.69%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
2 7 (10.94%) XML
3 6 (9.38%) .NET
3 6 (9.38%) HTML
4 5 (7.81%) J2EE
5 4 (6.25%) Django
5 4 (6.25%) Spring
5 4 (6.25%) Velocity
5 4 (6.25%) Web Services
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%) CSS
7 2 (3.13%) Esper
7 2 (3.13%) NumPy
7 2 (3.13%) Play Framework
7 2 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Replication
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Clustering
3 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Derivative
3 4 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.69%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.13%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.56%) IPTV
6 1 (1.56%) SCADA
6 1 (1.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) Unix
3 7 (10.94%) AIX
3 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (10.94%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) Solaris
5 1 (1.56%) Android
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
5 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%) Migration
4 8 (12.50%) TDD
5 6 (9.38%) DevOps
5 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.81%) BDD
6 5 (7.81%) Multithreading
6 5 (7.81%) OO
6 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.25%) Analytics
7 4 (6.25%) Coaching
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (6.25%) Database Tuning
7 4 (6.25%) OOP
7 4 (6.25%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) Secure Coding
7 4 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) C++
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 20 (31.25%) Python
4 19 (29.69%) SQL
5 12 (18.75%) Perl
6 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
8 6 (9.38%) PHP
9 5 (7.81%) VB
10 4 (6.25%) VBA
11 3 (4.69%) C#
11 3 (4.69%) Ruby
12 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
12 2 (3.13%) Groovy
12 2 (3.13%) Scala
13 1 (1.56%) BeanShell
13 1 (1.56%) Korn
13 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.56%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) CISM
3 3 (4.69%) CISSP
3 3 (4.69%) IBM Certification
3 3 (4.69%) IISP
3 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.69%) MCITP
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.69%) OCP
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (1.56%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 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
2 1 (1.56%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
1 4 (6.25%) KVM
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.69%) RHEV
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.56%) XenApp
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 17 (26.56%) Oracle
2 14 (21.88%) 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
7 3 (4.69%) Cisco
8 2 (3.13%) NetSuite
8 2 (3.13%) Polycom
8 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.13%) SAP
8 2 (3.13%) Teradata
9 1 (1.56%) Huawei
9 1 (1.56%) Sun
9 1 (1.56%) VMware
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