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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 71 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing C 28 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.78% 1.81% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 5.58% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.25 £9.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +56.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £15.25 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.53 £15.25 £14.21
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +11.11%
C
England

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
551 484 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.98% 32.42% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 267 194
Average daily rate £330 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 34 56
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £19.00 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 2 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Leicestershire +19 10 £350 - 6
Northamptonshire -1 9 £350 - 10
Derbyshire +4 5 £400 +25.00% 14
Nottinghamshire -18 3 - - 16
Lincolnshire - - - - 3
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 15 (26.79%) ITIL
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
4 11 (19.64%) Management Information System
4 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
4 11 (19.64%) MS Office
5 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
6 9 (16.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (16.07%) ITSM
6 9 (16.07%) Service Management
7 8 (14.29%) Project Management
7 8 (14.29%) C++
8 7 (12.50%) UNIX
9 6 (10.71%) Linux
9 6 (10.71%) Oracle
9 6 (10.71%) Migration
9 6 (10.71%) Degree
9 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
10 5 (8.93%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (7.14%) Finance
11 4 (7.14%) VMware
11 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
11 4 (7.14%) SQL
11 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
12 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
12 3 (5.36%) Budget Control
12 3 (5.36%) Network Security
12 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure

C
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (1.79%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.79%) CICS
1 1 (1.79%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.79%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Office
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) WAN
1 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
1 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
1 3 (5.36%) Network Security
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.57%) GSM
2 2 (3.57%) LAN
2 2 (3.57%) PSTN
2 2 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) FTP
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) SNA
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
3 1 (1.79%) APPN
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) DB2
2 2 (3.57%) Ingres
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Back Office
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Developer
2 9 (16.07%) Service Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (8.93%) Consultant
3 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.36%) C++ Developer
4 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Knowledge Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Cost Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 2 (3.57%) WPF Developer
6 1 (1.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Hardware Programmer
6 1 (1.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Data Migration Manager
6 1 (1.79%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) WPF
3 1 (1.79%) jQuery
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.79%) HTML5
3 1 (1.79%) LESS
3 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) POSIX
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) APPC
3 1 (1.79%) WinForms
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.79%) WCF
3 1 (1.79%) J2EE
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) AS400
4 1 (1.79%) Informatics
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.79%) DataPower
4 1 (1.79%) iSeries
4 1 (1.79%) SystemC
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) UNIX
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.57%) AIX
4 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.79%) HPUX
5 1 (1.79%) Windows
5 1 (1.79%) SUSE
5 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.79%) i5/OS
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) Service Management
2 9 (16.07%) ITSM
3 8 (14.29%) Project Management
4 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.36%) ERP
6 3 (5.36%) PRINCE
6 3 (5.36%) Budget Control
7 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.57%) Six Sigma
7 2 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.79%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Test Management
8 1 (1.79%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.79%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) C++
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
3 3 (5.36%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) COBOL
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
4 1 (1.79%) RPG
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.79%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (10.71%) Degree
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.57%) MCP
6 2 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.79%) APMG
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.79%) IBM Certification
7 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Firmware
2 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Tivoli NetView
1 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 3 (5.36%) QNX
4 3 (5.36%) Progress
5 2 (3.57%) BT
5 2 (3.57%) Northgate
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) F5
6 1 (1.79%) Facebook
6 1 (1.79%) Twitter
6 1 (1.79%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) EMC
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + Rate negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 7 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
QA Limited
Rate: £225.00 per week
Posted: 18 days ago