The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 88 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Contract jobs citing C 11 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.82% 1.26% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 2.49% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £329 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -12.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £303 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £458 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £340
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
C
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
644 603 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 47.99% 50.59% 41.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 430 195
Average daily rate £345 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.92% +98.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

C
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (51.16%) PHP
3 22 (51.16%) SQL
4 18 (41.86%) DevOps
5 16 (37.21%) Ruby
5 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
5 16 (37.21%) Oracle
6 15 (34.88%) Python
7 14 (32.56%) Apache
7 14 (32.56%) Nagios
7 14 (32.56%) Fiddler
7 14 (32.56%) SaltStack
7 14 (32.56%) Ansible
7 14 (32.56%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (32.56%) Graphite
7 14 (32.56%) Puppet
7 14 (32.56%) MongoDB
7 14 (32.56%) Splunk
7 14 (32.56%) Riak
7 14 (32.56%) CFEngine
7 14 (32.56%) CouchDB
7 14 (32.56%) Hypertable
8 13 (30.23%) Java
9 10 (23.26%) C++
9 10 (23.26%) UNIX
10 9 (20.93%) Service Management
11 8 (18.60%) AIX
11 8 (18.60%) VB

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (32.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 5 (11.63%) SSL
3 3 (6.98%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) MongoDB
1 14 (32.56%) Riak
1 14 (32.56%) CouchDB
1 14 (32.56%) Hypertable
2 5 (11.63%) DB2
3 2 (4.65%) Ingres
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
1 14 (32.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) C++ Developer
2 4 (9.30%) Pick Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Web Manager
3 3 (6.98%) C Developer
3 3 (6.98%) AWS Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Operations Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.33%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.33%) C Programmer
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.33%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (2.33%) EPoS Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Agile Coach
5 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) Ajax
3 1 (2.33%) XSD
3 1 (2.33%) XSLT
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) JDBC
3 1 (2.33%) JSP
3 1 (2.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.60%) Open Source
3 2 (4.65%) EPoS
4 1 (2.33%) Economics
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.33%) APACS
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) UNIX
3 8 (18.60%) AIX
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) DevOps
3 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
4 9 (20.93%) Service Management
5 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
6 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.95%) Supplier Management
7 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL
8 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.98%) Release Management
9 3 (6.98%) Coaching
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
10 2 (4.65%) ITSM
10 2 (4.65%) Scrum
10 2 (4.65%) People Management
10 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.65%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) PHP
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) Ruby
3 15 (34.88%) Python
4 13 (30.23%) Java
5 10 (23.26%) C++
6 8 (18.60%) VB
6 8 (18.60%) Scala
7 2 (4.65%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) C#
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.33%) PMP
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) Nagios
1 14 (32.56%) Ansible
1 14 (32.56%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (32.56%) Graphite
1 14 (32.56%) Puppet
1 14 (32.56%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle
2 14 (32.56%) SaltStack
2 14 (32.56%) Splunk
3 6 (13.95%) jBASE
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
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Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago