The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 75 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing C 53 77 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.14% 2.78% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.33% 8.11% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 34
Median daily rate £400 £333 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% -9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £428 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.50 £37.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.50 £42.50
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
837 950 1071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.83% 34.33% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 536 612
Median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 57 80
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.00 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

C
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the East of England region.

C Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

C
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

C
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C across the East of England region.

C Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

C
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 31 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
Cambridgeshire +10 19 £388 -7.73% 44
Hertfordshire -14 11 £350 +3.70% 5
Suffolk +3 10 £500 +177.77% 2
Essex -6 6 £360 +9.92% 8
Bedfordshire +2 5 £360 +44.00%
Norfolk -2 2 £430 +30.30% 3
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 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 of England region with a requirement for C.

1 59 (49.58%) C++
2 51 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 38 (31.93%) Python
3 38 (31.93%) Embedded C
4 36 (30.25%) Linux
5 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (14.29%) Perl
6 16 (13.45%) Windows
6 16 (13.45%) Algorithms
7 15 (12.61%) Configuration Management
7 15 (12.61%) MATLAB
8 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 13 (10.92%) HTML
9 13 (10.92%) Git (software)
10 12 (10.08%) Machine Learning
10 12 (10.08%) CSS
10 12 (10.08%) Mathematics
11 11 (9.24%) Degree
11 11 (9.24%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (9.24%) Java
11 11 (9.24%) Embedded C++
11 11 (9.24%) Signal Processing
11 11 (9.24%) AngularJS
12 10 (8.40%) Bluetooth
12 10 (8.40%) HTTP
12 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
12 10 (8.40%) JSON
12 10 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (8.40%) Device Driver
13 9 (7.56%) SSL

C
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (3.36%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.68%) Apache
2 2 (1.68%) IIS
2 2 (1.68%) Kinematics
2 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.84%) CMS
3 1 (0.84%) Drupal
3 1 (0.84%) JBoss
3 1 (0.84%) Jetty
3 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.84%) nginx
3 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Simulink
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.84%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.84%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.84%) GitHub
2 1 (0.84%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (8.40%) Bluetooth
2 10 (8.40%) HTTP
2 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.56%) Internet
3 9 (7.56%) SSL
4 7 (5.88%) Wireless
5 6 (5.04%) 802.15
5 6 (5.04%) X.509
5 6 (5.04%) ZigBee
6 4 (3.36%) SpaceWire
7 3 (2.52%) 3G
7 3 (2.52%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.84%) 2G
8 1 (0.84%) DHCP
8 1 (0.84%) DNS
8 1 (0.84%) FTP
8 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.84%) IPsec
8 1 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.52%) Big Data
2 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.84%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.84%) GIS
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.04%) ClearCase
3 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.36%) Subversion
5 3 (2.52%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.52%) GCC
5 3 (2.52%) Hudson
5 3 (2.52%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.68%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.68%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.68%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.84%) JUnit
7 1 (0.84%) MorphX
7 1 (0.84%) MSTest
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.84%) ProC
7 1 (0.84%) Toad
7 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.84%) Xcode
General
1 8 (6.72%) Electronics
1 8 (6.72%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.04%) Automotive
4 4 (3.36%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.36%) Avionics
5 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.52%) Retail
6 2 (1.68%) Publishing
7 1 (0.84%) Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
7 1 (0.84%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (33.61%) Software Engineer
2 29 (24.37%) Developer
3 24 (20.17%) Embedded Engineer
4 21 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (10.08%) Software Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Audio Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Audio Software Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) C Software Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Embedded Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Audio DSP Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) DSP Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) DSP Software Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Python Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) HTML
2 12 (10.08%) CSS
3 11 (9.24%) AngularJS
4 10 (8.40%) JSON
5 7 (5.88%) .NET
5 7 (5.88%) Ajax
5 7 (5.88%) REST
6 6 (5.04%) 802.1X
7 4 (3.36%) XML
8 3 (2.52%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.52%) J2EE
8 3 (2.52%) jQuery
9 2 (1.68%) CSS3
9 2 (1.68%) HTML5
9 2 (1.68%) Middleware
9 2 (1.68%) OpenCV
9 2 (1.68%) OpenGL
9 2 (1.68%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Algorithms
2 12 (10.08%) Mathematics
3 10 (8.40%) Device Driver
4 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.20%) Internet of Things
7 4 (3.36%) CAN bus
7 4 (3.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (3.36%) Smart Meter
7 4 (3.36%) VHDL
8 2 (1.68%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (1.68%) Mechatronics
8 2 (1.68%) Robotics
9 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.84%) Physics
9 1 (0.84%) Remote Sensing
9 1 (0.84%) User Experience
9 1 (0.84%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.25%) Linux
2 16 (13.45%) Windows
3 9 (7.56%) Unix
4 5 (4.20%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.52%) FreeBSD
7 2 (1.68%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.68%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.68%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.84%) AIX
8 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.61%) Configuration Management
4 12 (10.08%) Machine Learning
5 11 (9.24%) Signal Processing
6 10 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (6.72%) Digital Signal Processing
7 8 (6.72%) Project Management
8 7 (5.88%) UML
8 7 (5.88%) Validation
9 6 (5.04%) DevOps
9 6 (5.04%) Integration Testing
10 5 (4.20%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (3.36%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (3.36%) High Availability
11 4 (3.36%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.36%) Refactoring
11 4 (3.36%) Requirements Management
11 4 (3.36%) SFIA
11 4 (3.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (49.58%) C++
2 38 (31.93%) Embedded C
2 38 (31.93%) Python
3 17 (14.29%) Perl
4 15 (12.61%) MATLAB
5 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 11 (9.24%) Embedded C++
6 11 (9.24%) Java
7 8 (6.72%) ANSI C
7 8 (6.72%) C#
8 6 (5.04%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.04%) SQL
9 4 (3.36%) PHP
10 3 (2.52%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.68%) Ruby
12 1 (0.84%) Korn
12 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.84%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.04%) HNC
4 6 (5.04%) HND
5 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.36%) RHCE
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) JTAG
2 4 (3.36%) MISRA
2 4 (3.36%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.68%) DO-254
3 2 (1.68%) ECSS
3 2 (1.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.84%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.84%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.84%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.20%) Cygwin
2 5 (4.20%) Firmware
2 5 (4.20%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.36%) Docker
3 4 (3.36%) KVM
3 4 (3.36%) LXC
3 4 (3.36%) vCloud
3 4 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) Puppet
2 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.68%) SCCM
2 2 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle
2 6 (5.04%) Red Hat
2 6 (5.04%) VMware
3 3 (2.52%) FireEye
4 2 (1.68%) Apple
4 2 (1.68%) Intel
5 1 (0.84%) BT
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco
5 1 (0.84%) Citrix
5 1 (0.84%) EMC
5 1 (0.84%) Google
5 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.84%) Remedy
5 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.84%) SAP
5 1 (0.84%) Serena
5 1 (0.84%) Siebel
5 1 (0.84%) Sybase
5 1 (0.84%) Teradata
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