The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 18 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing C 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.78% 0.93% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 3.85% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£390 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
C
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 48.61% 24.07% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 7
Average daily rate £413 £325 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -13.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

C
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)

C
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree