The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 7 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing C 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 11.11% 2.86% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 £23.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+19.00% +6.06%
C
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 44.44% 34.29% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate £320 £255 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -18.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.25 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.30% +191.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

C
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Fife

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

C
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Fife region over the 3 months to 14 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
Dunfermline +1 1 - - 1
C
Scotland

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region citing C also 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 that cited C.

1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Doxygen
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) RS-232
4 1 (16.67%) RS-485
4 1 (16.67%) Software Audit
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OO

C
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region citing C also 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 that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) RS-232
1 1 (16.67%) RS-485
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Python Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Software Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
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