The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Derbyshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 20 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing C 19 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.76% 1.57% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.09% 5.88% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 1
Average daily rate £320 £258 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.27% -23.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £13.71 - £50.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
86 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 35.10% 26.77% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 24 25
Average daily rate £288 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £245 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Average hourly rate £13.71 - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C
East Midlands

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derby +5 17 £320 +23.07% 1
Chesterfield - 2 £300 -
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 19 (48.72%) Project Management
2 17 (43.59%) PMP
2 17 (43.59%) PMI Certification
3 16 (41.03%) PRINCE2
3 16 (41.03%) PMI
4 15 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 14 (35.90%) Validation
6 8 (20.51%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (17.95%) Migration
7 7 (17.95%) SLA
7 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
8 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
9 5 (12.82%) Windows
9 5 (12.82%) Finance
9 5 (12.82%) HP
10 4 (10.26%) Data Management
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.69%) UNIX
11 3 (7.69%) SAP
11 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
12 2 (5.13%) Time Management
12 2 (5.13%) Isilon
12 2 (5.13%) Workflow
12 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
12 2 (5.13%) XML
12 2 (5.13%) Oracle
12 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
12 2 (5.13%) MS Project

C
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Project
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
2 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Project Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Technical Leader
3 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Storage Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Trainer
4 2 (5.13%) Project Planner
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Data Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Release Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Change Manager
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) PMI
2 2 (5.13%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Project Management
2 16 (41.03%) PRINCE2
3 14 (35.90%) Validation
4 8 (20.51%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Migration
6 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.26%) Data Management
8 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
9 2 (5.13%) Time Management
9 2 (5.13%) Workflow
9 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.56%) PRINCE
10 1 (2.56%) ITIL
10 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.56%) Web Design
10 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
1 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
1 1 (2.56%) C#
1 1 (2.56%) C++
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
1 1 (2.56%) VBA
1 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) PMP
1 17 (43.59%) PMI Certification
2 15 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
4 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) HP
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Isilon
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) BMC
5 1 (2.56%) EMC