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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 89 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing C 15 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.92% 0.62% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 1.94% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 16
Median daily rate £500 £353 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.84% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £375 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% +14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +11.42%
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
608 516 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.48% 31.85% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 329 267
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+431.25% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

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 25 September 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
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 25 September 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
Leicestershire +6 4 £500 +100.00% 2
Derbyshire +1 4 £495 +32.00%
Northamptonshire -5 4 £775 +106.66% 1
Nottinghamshire -10 2 £370 +12.12%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 9 (25.71%) C++
1 9 (25.71%) Automotive
2 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 8 (22.86%) MISRA
3 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) Windows
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Embedded C
4 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) Firmware
5 5 (14.29%) SAP
5 5 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.43%) Electronics
6 4 (11.43%) Finance
6 4 (11.43%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
6 4 (11.43%) Marketing
6 4 (11.43%) Degree
6 4 (11.43%) QA
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Market Research
7 3 (8.57%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development

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 2 (5.71%) CICS
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) WebTrends
2 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
1 2 (5.71%) LDAP
1 2 (5.71%) SSL
1 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.71%) WebEx
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) GSM
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.86%) VLAN
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.71%) DB2
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) Easytrieve
4 1 (2.86%) Essbase
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) IMS/DB
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Mockito
2 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 9 (25.71%) Automotive
2 4 (11.43%) Electronics
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Military
4 2 (5.71%) Avionics
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Programme Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) XSD
3 2 (5.71%) XSL
3 2 (5.71%) Yocto
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) JavaFX
4 1 (2.86%) JPA
4 1 (2.86%) JSP
4 1 (2.86%) RESTful
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Device Driver
1 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Telematics
3 1 (2.86%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) VxWorks
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 3 (8.57%) Analytics
4 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Business Development
4 3 (8.57%) CRM
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) Market Research
4 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.57%) OO
4 3 (8.57%) Web Analytics
4 3 (8.57%) Web Development
5 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) People Management
5 2 (5.71%) Search Engine Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) C++
2 6 (17.14%) Embedded C
3 4 (11.43%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) Assembly Language
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) Groovy
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.86%) Pascal
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.71%) PMP
5 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.86%) APMP
5 1 (2.86%) CCDP
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) ISEB
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) MISRA
2 4 (11.43%) QA
3 2 (5.71%) MISRA C
4 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.86%) JTAG
4 1 (2.86%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) SAP
2 3 (8.57%) Brio
2 3 (8.57%) Cognos
2 3 (8.57%) Coremetrics
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (8.57%) Omniture
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) Wind River
4 1 (2.86%) Calypso
4 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) EMC
4 1 (2.86%) Freescale
4 1 (2.86%) Intel
4 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.86%) Sybase
4 1 (2.86%) Unisys