The first table below looks at the demand for the C Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Developer
Rank 514 507 518
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 35 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.070% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.076% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 26
Average daily rate
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£245 £285 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.03% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £389 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £285 £310
% change year-on-year
-17.54% -8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.81%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44116 42244 48390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.58% 92.72% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27385 25207 27560
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 2011 2466
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
C Developer
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C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

C Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

C Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

C Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

C Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +4 21 £200 -42.97% 6
London -6 4 £394 +15.53% 5
West Midlands -13 4 £245 +15.29%
East of England -25 3 £390 +36.84% 2
South West - 2 £285 -
East Midlands - 1 £285 -
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
C Developer
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C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C Developer in their job title 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 with C Developer in their job title.

1 59 (100.00%) C
2 30 (50.85%) C++
3 16 (27.12%) UNIX
3 16 (27.12%) Linux
3 16 (27.12%) Embedded C
4 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.95%) Oracle
6 9 (15.25%) Java
7 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
7 8 (13.56%) Finance
8 7 (11.86%) Games
8 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
8 7 (11.86%) Cisco
8 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
8 7 (11.86%) ProC
8 7 (11.86%) Windows
8 7 (11.86%) Python
8 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
8 7 (11.86%) GDB
8 7 (11.86%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (11.86%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (10.17%) Java EE
9 6 (10.17%) AIX
9 6 (10.17%) Solaris
10 5 (8.47%) Motif
10 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
10 5 (8.47%) UML
10 5 (8.47%) OO
10 5 (8.47%) OOD
10 5 (8.47%) Derivative

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C Developer in their job title 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 with C Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.78%) IPv4
2 4 (6.78%) IPv6
3 3 (5.08%) Wireless
3 3 (5.08%) LTE
4 2 (3.39%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.69%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) DB2
4 1 (1.69%) Informix
4 1 (1.69%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) ProC
1 7 (11.86%) GDB
2 5 (8.47%) GoogleTest
2 5 (8.47%) NUnit
3 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 4 (6.78%) CppUnit
3 4 (6.78%) Ant
3 4 (6.78%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.78%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Games
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.08%) Front Office
5 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) Java EE
2 5 (8.47%) Motif
3 2 (3.39%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) SOAP
4 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (8.47%) Derivative
3 3 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.39%) CUDA
5 1 (1.69%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.69%) Open Source
5 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) UNIX
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Windows
3 6 (10.17%) AIX
3 6 (10.17%) Solaris
4 3 (5.08%) VxWorks
5 2 (3.39%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) SUSE
6 1 (1.69%) Debian
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
2 7 (11.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (8.47%) Memory Management
3 5 (8.47%) Multithreading
3 5 (8.47%) UML
3 5 (8.47%) OO
3 5 (8.47%) OOD
4 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.78%) RUP
4 4 (6.78%) Unified Process
4 4 (6.78%) Project Management
4 4 (6.78%) Use Case
4 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
4 4 (6.78%) Integration Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Scrum
6 2 (3.39%) Analytics
6 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.69%) TDD
7 1 (1.69%) Logistics
7 1 (1.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C
2 30 (50.85%) C++
3 16 (27.12%) Embedded C
4 9 (15.25%) Java
5 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
5 7 (11.86%) Python
6 4 (6.78%) Lua
6 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.78%) SQL
7 2 (3.39%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.39%) Tcl
8 1 (1.69%) C#
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) Intel
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
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