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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 37 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing C 12 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.82% 0.58% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.24% 1.33% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £575 £463 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -11.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £463 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £463 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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
98 75 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 39.36% 43.60% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 52 23
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £475 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 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 Croydon region with a requirement for C.

1 10 (76.92%) LDAP
1 10 (76.92%) Docker
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
2 8 (61.54%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 7 (53.85%) nginx
3 7 (53.85%) Maven
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Ansible
3 7 (53.85%) Rancher
3 7 (53.85%) Puppet
3 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 7 (53.85%) Kubernetes
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Guidewire
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) CQRS
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Burp Suite
6 1 (7.69%) Protractor
6 1 (7.69%) Terraform
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing

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 7 (53.85%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LDAP
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
1 7 (53.85%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Burp Suite
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Protractor
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Security Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
3 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) CQRS
4 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) OWASP
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Ansible
1 7 (53.85%) Kubernetes
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
1 7 (53.85%) Rancher
2 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Guidewire
1 1 (7.69%) HP