The table below looks at the statistics for the C Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C Software Engineer
Rank 530 550 541
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 51 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.075% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.080% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 8
Average daily rate £340 £275 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £36.10 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £43.60 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
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
43990 43968 42850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.47% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28696 27774 25794
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1544 1773 1919
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

C Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +21 28 £330 -26.66% 6
North West -7 8 £475 +76.74% 2
East of England +1 7 - - 10
South West -3 3 - - 2
London -1 2 £510 - 4
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
C Software Engineer
UK

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 72 (100.00%) C
2 68 (94.44%) Software Engineering
3 58 (80.56%) C++
4 37 (51.39%) Linux
5 32 (44.44%) Python
6 27 (37.50%) Embedded C
7 21 (29.17%) Multithreading
8 20 (27.78%) OO
9 19 (26.39%) OOD
9 19 (26.39%) Security Cleared
10 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (23.61%) UML
11 16 (22.22%) ClearCase
12 14 (19.44%) Unix
12 14 (19.44%) Project Management
12 14 (19.44%) Integration Testing
13 13 (18.06%) Use Case
13 13 (18.06%) Memory Management
13 13 (18.06%) Derivative
13 13 (18.06%) NUnit
13 13 (18.06%) Subversion
13 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
13 13 (18.06%) GoogleTest
13 13 (18.06%) System Integration Testing
14 12 (16.67%) Ant
14 12 (16.67%) CppUnit
15 11 (15.28%) Software Architecture
15 11 (15.28%) SQL
15 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (13.89%) Embedded C++

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (1.39%) Apache
2 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Simulink
2 1 (1.39%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Bluetooth
2 5 (6.94%) Wireless
3 2 (2.78%) DVB
3 2 (2.78%) GPRS
3 2 (2.78%) RS-232
4 1 (1.39%) HTTP
4 1 (1.39%) RS-422
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) ClearCase
2 13 (18.06%) GoogleTest
2 13 (18.06%) NUnit
2 13 (18.06%) Subversion
3 12 (16.67%) Ant
3 12 (16.67%) CppUnit
4 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.78%) Rational Rose
5 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.56%) Automotive
3 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) CSS
1 2 (2.78%) HTML
1 2 (2.78%) Motif
1 2 (2.78%) WebKit
2 1 (1.39%) GStreamer
2 1 (1.39%) HTML5
2 1 (1.39%) JSON
2 1 (1.39%) JSP
2 1 (1.39%) Middleware
2 1 (1.39%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.39%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (1.39%) QML
2 1 (1.39%) Qt
2 1 (1.39%) RESTful
2 1 (1.39%) Wayland
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Derivative
2 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 7 (9.72%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.56%) DTV
5 4 (5.56%) EMV
5 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.17%) STB
7 2 (2.78%) Handset
8 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.39%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 37 (51.39%) Linux
2 14 (19.44%) Unix
3 5 (6.94%) Android
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
4 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.78%) IRIX
5 2 (2.78%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (2.78%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 21 (29.17%) Multithreading
3 20 (27.78%) OO
4 19 (26.39%) OOD
5 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (23.61%) UML
6 14 (19.44%) Integration Testing
6 14 (19.44%) Project Management
7 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
7 13 (18.06%) Memory Management
7 13 (18.06%) System Integration Testing
7 13 (18.06%) Use Case
8 11 (15.28%) Software Architecture
9 10 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
10 9 (12.50%) Scrum
11 8 (11.11%) SOA
12 7 (9.72%) Digital Signal Processing
12 7 (9.72%) Machine Learning
12 7 (9.72%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) C
2 58 (80.56%) C++
3 32 (44.44%) Python
4 27 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 11 (15.28%) SQL
6 10 (13.89%) Embedded C++
7 9 (12.50%) MATLAB
8 5 (6.94%) Java
9 4 (5.56%) Assembly Language
9 4 (5.56%) Fortran
10 2 (2.78%) Ada
10 2 (2.78%) C#
10 2 (2.78%) Perl
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) MISRA
2 4 (5.56%) DO-178B
2 4 (5.56%) ISO 8583
2 4 (5.56%) MISRA C
3 2 (2.78%) ISO26262
Vendors
1 2 (2.78%) Freescale
2 1 (1.39%) Google
2 1 (1.39%) Intel
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Serena
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