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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Developer
Rank 532 503 474
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -29
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 24 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.061% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.066% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 17
Average daily rate
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£295 £307 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -5.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £221 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £495 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £225 £320
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -29.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 7
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
- +14.09%
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
42688 41191 38318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27233 25100 22188
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 1864 2310
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 £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 -16 12 £300 -15.19% 1
London +5 8 £295 -36.21% 1
East of England -7 1 £330 +46.66% 1
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
C Developer
UK

C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 46 (100.00%) C
2 29 (63.04%) C++
2 29 (63.04%) Linux
3 26 (56.52%) UNIX
4 20 (43.48%) Python
5 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
6 16 (34.78%) Multithreading
6 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (34.78%) OOD
6 16 (34.78%) UML
7 15 (32.61%) GoogleTest
7 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
8 14 (30.43%) Motif
9 13 (28.26%) NUnit
9 13 (28.26%) SQL
10 12 (26.09%) OO
10 12 (26.09%) Ant
10 12 (26.09%) CppUnit
11 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
11 11 (23.91%) Subversion
11 11 (23.91%) ClearCase
11 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
12 9 (19.57%) Ingres
12 9 (19.57%) Embedded C
13 8 (17.39%) XML
13 8 (17.39%) Project Management
13 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (17.39%) CruiseControl
13 8 (17.39%) Derivative
13 8 (17.39%) wxWidgets

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) ZigBee
2 5 (10.87%) 802.15
3 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) Bluetooth
4 2 (4.35%) GSM
5 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) SSL
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Ingres
2 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) GoogleTest
2 13 (28.26%) NUnit
3 12 (26.09%) Ant
3 12 (26.09%) CppUnit
4 11 (23.91%) Subversion
4 11 (23.91%) ClearCase
5 8 (17.39%) CruiseControl
6 7 (15.22%) ClearQuest
7 4 (8.70%) Rational Rose
8 3 (6.52%) Xcode
9 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.17%) GDB
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Front Office
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) Motif
2 8 (17.39%) wxWidgets
2 8 (17.39%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.17%) POSIX
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
4 1 (2.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Derivative
3 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) EMV
5 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) UNIX
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) Solaris
4 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.52%) Android
7 1 (2.17%) CentOS
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
2 16 (34.78%) OOD
2 16 (34.78%) UML
2 16 (34.78%) Multithreading
3 12 (26.09%) OO
4 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
5 8 (17.39%) Project Management
5 8 (17.39%) Use Case
5 8 (17.39%) Integration Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.39%) Memory Management
6 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) Unified Process
8 4 (8.70%) RUP
8 4 (8.70%) Refactoring
8 4 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (6.52%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.17%) Performance Engineering
10 1 (2.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C
2 29 (63.04%) C++
3 20 (43.48%) Python
4 13 (28.26%) SQL
5 9 (19.57%) Embedded C
6 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.52%) Java
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.35%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.17%) Uniface
9 1 (2.17%) C#
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) Erlang
9 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
2 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Google
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