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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 72 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing C 20 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.28% 1.64% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.23% 4.10% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 19
Median daily rate £256 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £430 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% +38.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.44%
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
473 658 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.36% 40.02% 34.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 420 289
Median daily rate £338 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -45.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 11 - - 9
Derbyshire +17 5 £256 -39.70% 2
Leicestershire -2 3 - - 2
Nottinghamshire -8 2 - - 4
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) C++
4 8 (23.53%) Windows
4 8 (23.53%) Linux
5 7 (20.59%) Java
5 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.65%) J2EE
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle
6 6 (17.65%) IBM
6 6 (17.65%) Middleware
7 5 (14.71%) Firmware
7 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
7 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
7 5 (14.71%) Assembly Language
7 5 (14.71%) ITIL
7 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 5 (14.71%) Device Driver
7 5 (14.71%) Military
7 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
7 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
7 5 (14.71%) Degree
7 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
7 5 (14.71%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (11.76%) Fujitsu
8 4 (11.76%) Axway
8 4 (11.76%) AquaLogic
8 4 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (11.76%) Automotive
8 4 (11.76%) OpenText MBPM

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 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) AquaLogic
2 4 (11.76%) MQSeries
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (11.76%) Tuxedo
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.88%) CICS
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (2.94%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.94%) GSM
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) Intranet
3 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) DB2
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) DataStage
3 1 (2.94%) Easytrieve
3 1 (2.94%) Essbase
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) IMS/DB
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
1 5 (14.71%) Military
2 4 (11.76%) Automotive
2 4 (11.76%) Avionics
3 3 (8.82%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Administrator
2 3 (8.82%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Developer
2 3 (8.82%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
3 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Project Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) J2EE
1 6 (17.65%) Middleware
2 5 (14.71%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) JDBC
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) JSP
4 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) SOAP
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Device Driver
1 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (5.88%) VHDL
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) AIX
2 4 (11.76%) OS/390
2 4 (11.76%) Solaris
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.88%) VxWorks
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Change Management
3 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
3 4 (11.76%) QMS
3 4 (11.76%) Release Management
3 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Security Management
3 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.82%) Open Source
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 3 (8.82%) SOA
5 2 (5.88%) ITSM
5 2 (5.88%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) C++
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) Assembly Language
3 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) IBM
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Axway
2 4 (11.76%) Fujitsu
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Sun
3 3 (8.82%) Intel
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.82%) Wind River
4 2 (5.88%) Freescale
5 1 (2.94%) Apigee
5 1 (2.94%) Calypso
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Software AG
5 1 (2.94%) Sybase
5 1 (2.94%) Talend
5 1 (2.94%) Unisys
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