The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Developer
Rank 558 540 552
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 24 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.037% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.040% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 16
Average daily rate
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£370 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £424 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.81%
C Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47398 44867 49560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.29% 92.84% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 29474 27392 28446
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1880 1956 2422
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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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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
London +8 9 £575 +58.62% 4
South East 0 7 £364 +32.36%
East of England -19 5 £330 - 3
East Midlands - 1 £285 -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
C Developer
UK

C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 52 (100.00%) C
2 27 (51.92%) C++
3 15 (28.85%) Embedded C
3 15 (28.85%) Python
4 14 (26.92%) Linux
5 11 (21.15%) UNIX
6 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 9 (17.31%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
8 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.46%) Cisco
8 7 (13.46%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (13.46%) Solaris
8 7 (13.46%) GDB
9 6 (11.54%) Oracle
9 6 (11.54%) Games
10 5 (9.62%) Finance
10 5 (9.62%) Java
10 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
10 5 (9.62%) ZigBee
10 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
11 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
11 4 (7.69%) Lua
11 4 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
11 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
11 4 (7.69%) IPv4
11 4 (7.69%) IPv6
11 4 (7.69%) Windows
11 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (9.62%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.62%) ZigBee
2 4 (7.69%) IPv4
2 4 (7.69%) IPv6
3 3 (5.77%) 802.15
3 3 (5.77%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) GDB
2 4 (7.69%) ProC
3 1 (1.92%) NUnit
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.92%) GoogleTest
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
3 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (11.54%) Games
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Java EE
2 2 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) Motif
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) SOAP
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Open Source
3 2 (3.85%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.85%) Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) UNIX
3 7 (13.46%) Solaris
4 4 (7.69%) Windows
5 3 (5.77%) AIX
5 3 (5.77%) VxWorks
6 2 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) SUSE
7 1 (1.92%) Debian
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
2 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.46%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
4 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 4 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (5.77%) OO
6 2 (3.85%) OOD
6 2 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Software Architecture
7 1 (1.92%) Memory Management
7 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.92%) Coaching
7 1 (1.92%) User Stories
7 1 (1.92%) Logistics
7 1 (1.92%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Use Case
7 1 (1.92%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C
2 27 (51.92%) C++
3 15 (28.85%) Python
3 15 (28.85%) Embedded C
4 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.62%) Java
6 4 (7.69%) Lua
6 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.85%) Tcl
7 2 (3.85%) SQL
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VBA
8 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.92%) C#
8 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Cisco
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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