The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 29 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing C 2 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.94% 3.23% 3.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 11.29% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Average daily rate
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- £320 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £52.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
C
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 62 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.06% 28.57% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 41
Average daily rate £325 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £380 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £8.00 £10.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -80.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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
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 3 September 2015. 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 -8 1 - - 5
C
East Midlands

C
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Tcl
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion

C
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PLM
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP