The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
England / East Midlands
Rank 74 84 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing C 22 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.52% 0.82% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 2.48% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 15
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £381 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £18.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 - £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 - £35.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +18.30%

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
583 524 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.29% 33.10% 34.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 321 298
Median daily rate £350 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 16
Median hourly rate £21.50 £31.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.20% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £14.00 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.45 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

C
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

C Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

C
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

C Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

C
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

C
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +4 10 £438 -
Derbyshire -7 4 £375 +1.35% 3
Nottinghamshire +3 3 - - 3
Leicestershire - 1 - - 5
Lincolnshire - 1 £425 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for C.

1 14 (34.15%) C++
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (21.95%) Python
4 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.51%) Linux
5 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.07%) .NET
6 7 (17.07%) Project Management
7 6 (14.63%) C#
7 6 (14.63%) Embedded C
7 6 (14.63%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (14.63%) Automotive
7 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (14.63%) Android
7 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
8 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
8 5 (12.20%) iOS Development
8 5 (12.20%) MISRA C
8 5 (12.20%) MISRA
8 5 (12.20%) Advertising
8 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
8 5 (12.20%) Windows
9 4 (9.76%) IIS
9 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
9 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
9 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Embedded Linux

C
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (9.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (4.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
1 2 (4.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) QlikView
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JMeter
1 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) Xcode
General
1 6 (14.63%) Automotive
2 5 (12.20%) Advertising
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) Architect
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Architect
2 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Systems Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Systems Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Tester
5 2 (4.88%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Environment Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) QA Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.44%) Head of Service Management
6 1 (2.44%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) JSON
3 2 (4.88%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) RESTful
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.44%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Android
3 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
4 4 (9.76%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
5 1 (2.44%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.20%) iOS Development
4 4 (9.76%) Analytics
4 4 (9.76%) Android Development
4 4 (9.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.88%) ERP
6 2 (4.88%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (4.88%) SEO
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) C++
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) Python
4 6 (14.63%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) Embedded C
5 3 (7.32%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.44%) Ada
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PMP
4 1 (2.44%) APMP
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) MISRA
1 5 (12.20%) MISRA C
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 2 (4.88%) PMO
4 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.44%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) XenApp
1 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
2 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) AppSense
2 3 (7.32%) Citrix
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Brio
3 2 (4.88%) Cognos
3 2 (4.88%) Coremetrics
3 2 (4.88%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.88%) Omniture
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Veritas
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) Teradata
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