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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 20 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing C 9 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.27% 4.35% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 15.15% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £437 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £52.75 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63 66 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 29.86% 28.70% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 10
Average daily rate £320 £265 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £52.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.95% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -1 9 £320 -13.94% 8
Chesterfield - - - - 2
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (74.07%) Project Management
2 18 (66.67%) PMP
2 18 (66.67%) PMI Certification
3 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
3 13 (48.15%) PMI
4 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (25.93%) Validation
6 7 (25.93%) SLA
7 5 (18.52%) Migration
8 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
9 3 (11.11%) Legal
9 3 (11.11%) Business Development
10 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
10 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
10 2 (7.41%) Oracle
10 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
11 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
11 1 (3.70%) CSS
11 1 (3.70%) Web Services
11 1 (3.70%) XML
11 1 (3.70%) ITIL
11 1 (3.70%) C#
11 1 (3.70%) HTML
11 1 (3.70%) SQL
11 1 (3.70%) .NET
11 1 (3.70%) Windows
11 1 (3.70%) Linux

C
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Project Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (3.70%) C Developer
3 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Release Project Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Release Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
3 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Project Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) PMI
2 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Project Management
2 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.93%) Validation
3 7 (25.93%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Business Development
7 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) Web Design
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) Time Management
8 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) PMP
1 18 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) BMC
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) Remedy