The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 55 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Contract jobs citing C 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 1.13% 5.00% 3.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 12.50% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £335 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -8.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +13.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
C
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
151 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.54% 40.00% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 23 23
Median daily rate £338 £398 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

C
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Erskine region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) WinForms
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) MSI
2 6 (75.00%) PL/1
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) COBOL
2 6 (75.00%) Java

C
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) MSI
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Tools Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) WinForms
1 6 (75.00%) WPF
1 6 (75.00%) XML
1 6 (75.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) COBOL
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) PL/1
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (75.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) IronPort
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft