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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C Software Engineer
UK / England
Rank 552 553 552
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 18 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.088% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.093% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 12
Median daily rate £370 £340 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £334
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.61 £37.50 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £50.00 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
39324 44183 43166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 94.94% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25796 28458 27636
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1618 1747
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
East of England +11 9 £330 - 18
South West +13 4 £425 - 1
South East -2 3 £375 +13.63% 3
London +6 1 £413 -31.25% 5
West Midlands - 1 - -
C Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 43 (100.00%) C
2 42 (97.67%) Software Engineering
3 26 (60.47%) Embedded C
4 20 (46.51%) Linux
5 19 (44.19%) C++
6 11 (25.58%) Embedded C++
7 9 (20.93%) UML
8 8 (18.60%) Python
9 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
9 7 (16.28%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (16.28%) Unix
10 6 (13.95%) Electronics
10 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
10 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
11 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
11 5 (11.63%) ZigBee
11 5 (11.63%) Scrum
11 5 (11.63%) Wireless
11 5 (11.63%) MATLAB
11 5 (11.63%) Simulink
11 5 (11.63%) OO
11 5 (11.63%) HTTP
11 5 (11.63%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (9.30%) MISRA C
12 4 (9.30%) MISRA
12 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
12 4 (9.30%) VxWorks
12 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
12 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi

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 5 (11.63%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
1 5 (11.63%) Wireless
1 5 (11.63%) ZigBee
2 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.65%) Bluetooth
3 2 (4.65%) IPv4
4 1 (2.33%) 802.15
4 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) IPv6
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) LTE
4 1 (2.33%) RFID
4 1 (2.33%) RS-485
4 1 (2.33%) Skype
4 1 (2.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (6.98%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) ClearCase
3 2 (4.65%) CppUnit
3 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) Automake
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) GoogleTest
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.95%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.65%) Military
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Avionics
4 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) REST
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.65%) JMS
2 2 (4.65%) JSON
2 2 (4.65%) JSON-LD
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
2 2 (4.65%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.33%) LINQ
3 1 (2.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (6.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.65%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.65%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.33%) BBC
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.33%) Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) MPEG
4 1 (2.33%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Unix
3 4 (9.30%) VxWorks
4 2 (4.65%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.93%) UML
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
4 5 (11.63%) OO
4 5 (11.63%) Scrum
5 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.98%) Machine Learning
6 3 (6.98%) RDF
6 3 (6.98%) SDLC
6 3 (6.98%) Signal Processing
6 3 (6.98%) TDD
6 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.65%) BDD
7 2 (4.65%) High Availability
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.65%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (4.65%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C
2 26 (60.47%) Embedded C
3 19 (44.19%) C++
4 11 (25.58%) Embedded C++
5 8 (18.60%) Python
6 5 (11.63%) MATLAB
7 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.98%) Java
8 3 (6.98%) SPARQL
8 3 (6.98%) SQL
9 2 (4.65%) Assembly Language
9 2 (4.65%) C#
10 1 (2.33%) ANSI C
10 1 (2.33%) Lua
10 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) MISRA
1 4 (9.30%) MISRA C
2 2 (4.65%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.33%) Def Stans
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
2 1 (2.33%) iptables
2 1 (2.33%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Atmel
2 1 (2.33%) EMC
2 1 (2.33%) Renesas
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