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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 53 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Contract jobs citing C 36 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.95% 0.20% 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.32% 0.46% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 2 10
Average daily rate
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£363 £370 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% -7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £346 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £394 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £327 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £15.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
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
492 436 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.29% 44.08% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 289 232
Average daily rate £363 £300 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 12
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% +44.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) PHP
3 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (42.50%) DevOps
4 17 (42.50%) SQL
5 15 (37.50%) Oracle
6 14 (35.00%) Python
6 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (32.50%) Ruby
7 13 (32.50%) SaltStack
7 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (32.50%) Ansible
7 13 (32.50%) Graphite
7 13 (32.50%) Riak
7 13 (32.50%) CFEngine
7 13 (32.50%) Hypertable
7 13 (32.50%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (32.50%) Fiddler
7 13 (32.50%) CouchDB
7 13 (32.50%) Puppet
7 13 (32.50%) MongoDB
7 13 (32.50%) Splunk
7 13 (32.50%) Apache
7 13 (32.50%) Nagios
8 9 (22.50%) Java
9 8 (20.00%) VB
9 8 (20.00%) Open Source
9 8 (20.00%) Scala
10 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
11 6 (15.00%) Service Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (32.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) 2G
3 1 (2.50%) 4G
3 1 (2.50%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) CouchDB
1 13 (32.50%) MongoDB
1 13 (32.50%) Riak
1 13 (32.50%) Hypertable
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.00%) Ingres
2 2 (5.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
1 3 (7.50%) Banking
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Web Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Real Time Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (5.00%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (5.00%) Security Officer
4 2 (5.00%) QlikView Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Pick Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Operations Manager
5 1 (2.50%) IT Trainer
5 1 (2.50%) Business Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) Web Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) JSON
2 2 (5.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.00%) jQuery
2 2 (5.00%) HTML5
2 2 (5.00%) CSS3
2 2 (5.00%) WebSockets
2 2 (5.00%) Underscore.js
2 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) FMCG
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Economics
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) AIX
4 2 (5.00%) VMS
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) DevOps
3 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (15.00%) Supplier Management
5 6 (15.00%) Service Management
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.00%) Security Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Information Security
8 2 (5.00%) SIEM
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) PHP
2 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) Python
4 13 (32.50%) Ruby
5 9 (22.50%) Java
6 8 (20.00%) VB
6 8 (20.00%) Scala
7 5 (12.50%) C++
8 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) CHFI
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) Nagios
1 13 (32.50%) Puppet
1 13 (32.50%) CFEngine
1 13 (32.50%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (32.50%) Ansible
1 13 (32.50%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 13 (32.50%) Splunk
2 13 (32.50%) SaltStack
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) NetApp
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) jBASE
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
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