The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 37 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing C 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.08% 2.32% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 5.52% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate - £335 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +13.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +8.95%
C
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
123 145 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.24% 42.03% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 93 83
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

C
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -5 2 - - 1
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (25.00%) Unisys
3 1 (25.00%) Calypso
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CICS
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) Easytrieve
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Essbase
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) VSAM
3 1 (25.00%) IMS/DB
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Easytrieve
1 1 (25.00%) Essbase
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) IMS/DB
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Java Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Customer Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Calypso
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase
1 1 (25.00%) Unisys
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago