The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had C Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C Software Engineer
Rank 599 596 551
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -45
Contract jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 14 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.041% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.043% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 12
Median daily rate £340 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £360 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £41.75 £35.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £35.00 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.95 £40.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £35.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -4.66%
C Software Engineer
UK

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
46528 48328 46308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30643 30970 28843
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1386 1841 1899
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

C Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured C Software Engineer in the job title.

C Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

C Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

C Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

C Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

C Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

C Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

C Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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
South East +5 5 - - 3
London -8 3 £340 -2.85% 3
East of England +12 2 £300 - 14
South West -1 1 - - 1
West Midlands -22 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
C Software Engineer
UK

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, C Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) C
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (63.64%) C++
3 30 (54.55%) Linux
4 22 (40.00%) Embedded C
5 15 (27.27%) UML
6 14 (25.45%) Python
7 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
8 10 (18.18%) Multithreading
9 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.36%) ClearCase
10 8 (14.55%) Unix
10 8 (14.55%) Assembly Language
10 8 (14.55%) Aerospace
10 8 (14.55%) MATLAB
10 8 (14.55%) Integration Testing
10 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
10 8 (14.55%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (12.73%) MISRA
11 7 (12.73%) GoogleTest
11 7 (12.73%) Project Management
11 7 (12.73%) Automotive
11 7 (12.73%) Embedded C++
11 7 (12.73%) OO
12 6 (10.91%) OOD
12 6 (10.91%) Electronics
12 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
12 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
12 6 (10.91%) Use Case
12 6 (10.91%) Mathematics

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Simulink
2 1 (1.82%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Bluetooth
1 4 (7.27%) RS-232
2 3 (5.45%) Wireless
3 2 (3.64%) DVB
3 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) IPv4
4 1 (1.82%) RS-422
4 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) ClearCase
2 7 (12.73%) GoogleTest
3 6 (10.91%) CppUnit
3 6 (10.91%) NUnit
3 6 (10.91%) Subversion
4 5 (9.09%) Ant
5 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.64%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.82%) JIRA
7 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.82%) Rational Rose
General
1 8 (14.55%) Aerospace
2 7 (12.73%) Automotive
3 6 (10.91%) Electronics
3 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.45%) Military
5 2 (3.64%) Avionics
5 2 (3.64%) Finance
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.82%) JSON
2 1 (1.82%) Motif
2 1 (1.82%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.82%) PhoneGap
2 1 (1.82%) Qt
2 1 (1.82%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.82%) RESTful
2 1 (1.82%) Wayland
2 1 (1.82%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (10.91%) Derivative
2 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.27%) Device Driver
4 4 (7.27%) STB
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Digital TV
6 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.82%) MPEG
7 1 (1.82%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Unix
3 5 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (5.45%) IRIX
5 2 (3.64%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.82%) Android
6 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.82%) pSOS
6 1 (1.82%) ThreadX
6 1 (1.82%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (27.27%) UML
3 10 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.55%) Integration Testing
6 7 (12.73%) OO
6 7 (12.73%) Project Management
7 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.91%) Memory Management
7 6 (10.91%) OOD
7 6 (10.91%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Use Case
8 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Digital Signal Processing
9 4 (7.27%) Machine Learning
9 4 (7.27%) Signal Processing
9 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Software Architecture
10 3 (5.45%) System Testing
10 3 (5.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C
2 35 (63.64%) C++
3 22 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 14 (25.45%) Python
5 8 (14.55%) Assembly Language
5 8 (14.55%) MATLAB
6 7 (12.73%) Embedded C++
7 3 (5.45%) Ada
8 2 (3.64%) C#
8 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.64%) SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) MISRA
2 5 (9.09%) MISRA C
3 3 (5.45%) DO-178B
4 2 (3.64%) ISO26262
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Firmware
2 1 (1.82%) iptables
2 1 (1.82%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Freescale
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.64%) Wind River
3 1 (1.82%) Borland
3 1 (1.82%) Intel
3 1 (1.82%) Serena