The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.71% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 74 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 48.04% 53.24% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 35 26
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £27.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

C
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Croydon region with a requirement for C.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (16.67%) PVCS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Facilities Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Apache CXF
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) BICSI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) BICSI RCDD
3 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Guidewire
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle