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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 71 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing C 26 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.50% 2.00% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.94% 5.79% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 11
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£350 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.71 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.58% -18.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
660 553 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 38.02% 34.63% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 324 226
Average daily rate £350 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 28
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.11 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +16 8 £350 - 2
Northamptonshire -3 7 £350 - 4
Nottinghamshire -14 7 £250 - 13
Derbyshire -12 3 £400 +25.00% 7
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (27.59%) ITIL
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.86%) Management Information System
2 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 14 (24.14%) Service Management
3 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 14 (24.14%) MS Office
4 12 (20.69%) ITSM
4 12 (20.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 10 (17.24%) Project Management
6 7 (12.07%) C++
6 7 (12.07%) SQL
7 6 (10.34%) UNIX
8 5 (8.62%) Linux
8 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (6.90%) Migration
9 4 (6.90%) VMware
9 4 (6.90%) PMI
9 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
9 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (6.90%) PMI Certification
9 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.90%) Degree
10 3 (5.17%) Wireshark
10 3 (5.17%) Network Security
10 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (5.17%) Budget Control

C
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.72%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Office
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) WAN
1 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
1 3 (5.17%) Wireshark
1 3 (5.17%) Network Security
2 2 (3.45%) LAN
2 2 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (1.72%) GSM
3 1 (1.72%) PSTN
3 1 (1.72%) VoIP
3 1 (1.72%) NAS
3 1 (1.72%) FTP
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) SNA
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) APPN
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.45%) Ingres
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) DB2
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
1 2 (3.45%) Legal
1 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) 1st Line Support
2 12 (20.69%) Service Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Programmer
8 1 (1.72%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) jQuery
2 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) Middleware
3 1 (1.72%) APPC
3 1 (1.72%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.72%) WCF
3 1 (1.72%) WPF
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.72%) HTML5
3 1 (1.72%) LESS
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.72%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Management Information System
1 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) PMI
3 2 (3.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) AS400
4 1 (1.72%) Informatics
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.72%) DataPower
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
4 1 (1.72%) SystemC
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) UNIX
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.45%) AIX
5 1 (1.72%) HPUX
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) Windows
5 1 (1.72%) i5/OS
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) ITIL
2 14 (24.14%) Service Management
3 12 (20.69%) ITSM
4 10 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.90%) Migration
6 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.17%) Budget Control
7 3 (5.17%) PRINCE
7 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.72%) Network Management
9 1 (1.72%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (1.72%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.72%) Test Strategy
9 1 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.72%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) C++
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
3 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.72%) COBOL
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) PHP
3 1 (1.72%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 14 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (6.90%) PMI Certification
4 4 (6.90%) Degree
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.17%) PMP
5 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.72%) IBM Certification
7 1 (1.72%) MCPD
7 1 (1.72%) CCNA
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Firmware
2 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Tivoli NetView
1 1 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) QNX
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.45%) Northgate
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) F5
5 1 (1.72%) Facebook
5 1 (1.72%) Twitter
5 1 (1.72%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.72%) EMC
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.72%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) BT
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