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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 82 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing C 15 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.94% 1.27% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% 3.47% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 16
Median daily rate £401 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £54.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+211.42% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
548 576 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.36% 36.57% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 371 235
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 28
Median hourly rate £44.00 £15.13 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.90% -56.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £11.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £37.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -6 6 - - 6
Derbyshire +9 5 £388 - 4
Nottinghamshire -1 2 £450 +16.12% 6
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) C++
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 9 (26.47%) Java
4 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) Oracle
5 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.65%) Automotive
6 6 (17.65%) Migration
6 6 (17.65%) Embedded C
6 6 (17.65%) Degree
6 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
6 6 (17.65%) MISRA
7 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Assembly Language
7 5 (14.71%) Firmware
7 5 (14.71%) Middleware
7 5 (14.71%) SSL
7 5 (14.71%) IBM
7 5 (14.71%) J2EE
7 5 (14.71%) Unix
7 5 (14.71%) Device Driver
7 5 (14.71%) Military
7 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
8 4 (11.76%) Electronics
8 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.76%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL

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 3 (8.82%) AquaLogic
2 3 (8.82%) MQSeries
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (8.82%) Tuxedo
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.82%) 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 3 (8.82%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SSL
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.88%) LDAP
5 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) DB2
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
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
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) JUnit
1 1 (2.94%) Mockito
1 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Automotive
2 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
2 5 (14.71%) Military
3 4 (11.76%) Avionics
3 4 (11.76%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 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 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Project Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) J2EE
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) SOAP
3 3 (8.82%) XML
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) XSD
4 2 (5.88%) XSL
5 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.94%) Ajax
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.94%) CSS3
5 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) JavaFX
5 1 (2.94%) JPA
5 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
5 1 (2.94%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
2 5 (14.71%) Device Driver
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (5.88%) VHDL
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.94%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.82%) AIX
4 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (8.82%) OS/390
4 3 (8.82%) Solaris
5 2 (5.88%) VxWorks
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.65%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.82%) Open Source
4 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.82%) QMS
4 3 (8.82%) Release Management
4 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 3 (8.82%) Security Management
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) SOA
4 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
4 3 (8.82%) UML
5 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C++
2 9 (26.47%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) Embedded C
4 5 (14.71%) Assembly Language
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) Groovy
6 2 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Pascal
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) MISRA
2 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.82%) Axway
4 3 (8.82%) Fujitsu
4 3 (8.82%) Intel
4 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 3 (8.82%) Sun
4 3 (8.82%) Wind River
5 2 (5.88%) Freescale
6 1 (2.94%) Apigee
6 1 (2.94%) Calypso
6 1 (2.94%) Software AG
6 1 (2.94%) Sybase
6 1 (2.94%) Talend
6 1 (2.94%) Unisys
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