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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 75 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing C 26 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.60% 1.61% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 4.74% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £345 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £348
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.71 £18.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.58% -25.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
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
642 506 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.39% 33.96% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 285 176
Average daily rate £350 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £18.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +1.42%

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
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 1 June 2015.

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
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 1 June 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
Nottinghamshire -2 9 £320 - 8
Northamptonshire +2 8 £400 - 5
Leicestershire +3 5 £300 -14.28% 3
Derbyshire -12 2 £425 +32.81% 7
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 3
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Management Information System
2 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.52%) Service Management
3 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
3 10 (18.52%) MS Office
4 9 (16.67%) SQL
4 9 (16.67%) Project Management
5 8 (14.81%) C++
5 8 (14.81%) ITSM
5 8 (14.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (12.96%) Linux
6 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.11%) UNIX
8 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
8 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
9 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (7.41%) VxWorks
9 4 (7.41%) QNX
9 4 (7.41%) Degree
9 4 (7.41%) VMware
9 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
9 4 (7.41%) PMI
9 4 (7.41%) PMI Certification
10 3 (5.56%) PMP
10 3 (5.56%) PRINCE

C
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.85%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 10 (18.52%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) WAN
1 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 3 (5.56%) Network Security
1 3 (5.56%) Wireshark
2 2 (3.70%) Wireless
2 2 (3.70%) LAN
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) APPN
3 1 (1.85%) SMS
3 1 (1.85%) VoIP
3 1 (1.85%) FTP
3 1 (1.85%) HTTP
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) SNA
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.70%) Ingres
4 1 (1.85%) DB2
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (3.70%) Back Office
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 9 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (14.81%) Service Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) jQuery
2 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.85%) APPC
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.85%) WCF
3 1 (1.85%) HTML5
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.85%) LESS
3 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Management Information System
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) PMI
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) NHS
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) AS400
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Informatics
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) SystemC
5 1 (1.85%) DataPower
5 1 (1.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) UNIX
3 4 (7.41%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (1.85%) HPUX
5 1 (1.85%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.85%) i5/OS
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Service Management
3 9 (16.67%) Project Management
4 8 (14.81%) ITSM
5 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.56%) Budget Control
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.70%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.70%) Migration
7 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.85%) ERP
8 1 (1.85%) SOA
8 1 (1.85%) CRM
8 1 (1.85%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) C++
3 2 (3.70%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) Embedded C
3 2 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) RPG
4 1 (1.85%) COBOL
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (7.41%) Degree
4 4 (7.41%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.56%) PMP
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.85%) IBM Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CCNA
7 1 (1.85%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) Firmware
2 1 (1.85%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) QNX
2 4 (7.41%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.85%) NetIQ
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.85%) F5
4 1 (1.85%) Facebook
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter
4 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
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