The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Rank 63 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing C 23 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.08% 1.96% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.29% 4.89% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 24
Median daily rate £388 £433 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.40% +19.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -54.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +18.57%

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
536 573 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.42% 40.01% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 379 337
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for C.

1 10 (27.03%) C++
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) vRealize
6 5 (13.51%) Android
6 5 (13.51%) Finance
6 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.51%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Linux
6 5 (13.51%) Python
6 5 (13.51%) Unix
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle
7 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
7 4 (10.81%) OOP
7 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
7 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.81%) Publishing
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) vSphere
7 4 (10.81%) Concurrent Programming

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (2.70%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Android Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Grunt
4 1 (2.70%) gulp
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Military
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 4 (10.81%) C++ Developer
2 4 (10.81%) C++ Programmer
2 4 (10.81%) Programmer
3 3 (8.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Portal Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Data Migration Lead
4 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
1 3 (8.11%) HTML5
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
2 2 (5.41%) CSS3
2 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.70%) Drush
3 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.70%) LESS
3 1 (2.70%) lodash
3 1 (2.70%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
3 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.70%) React
3 1 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.11%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (5.41%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Android
2 5 (13.51%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Solaris
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) Project Management
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.81%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
4 4 (10.81%) OOP
4 4 (10.81%) Scrum
5 3 (8.11%) OO
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Document Management
6 2 (5.41%) ETL
6 2 (5.41%) Kanban
6 2 (5.41%) Logistics
6 2 (5.41%) SDLC
6 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) C++
2 8 (21.62%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) C#
7 2 (5.41%) VBScript
8 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.70%) ES6
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MCDST
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) vRealize
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) VMware
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) CA
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) Xerox
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft