The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 45 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing C 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.82% 1.02% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.20% 3.03% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Median daily rate £378 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £239 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £61.77 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +11.94%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
238 264 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.27% 33.50% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 148 192
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £192 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

C
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for C.

1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 5 (26.32%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) LoadRunner
5 4 (21.05%) Test Management
5 4 (21.05%) Internet
5 4 (21.05%) Siebel
5 4 (21.05%) Perl
5 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (21.05%) RSA Archer
6 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (15.79%) vSphere
6 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
7 2 (10.53%) Electronics
7 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering

C
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) CICS
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.53%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.26%) DataPower
3 1 (5.26%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) MVS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Test Management
2 3 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (15.79%) Workflow
3 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (21.05%) RSA Archer
2 2 (10.53%) PowerCLI
2 2 (10.53%) vRealize
3 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Siebel
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) Atmel
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat