The first table below looks at the demand for the C Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Developer
Rank 394 410 400
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.033% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.036% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £638 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- +65.04%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21794 22443 24427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.69% 92.51% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14907 15270 15909
Average daily rate £425 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 466 649
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C Developer
England

C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

C Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

C Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

C Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

C Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

C Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

C Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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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
City of London +23 1 £575 +15.00%
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Croydon - - - -
C Developer
England

C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C Developer in their job title 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 with C Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (20.00%) Intel
6 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (20.00%) Front Office
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
6 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (10.00%) Open Source
7 1 (10.00%) CUDA
7 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Logistics
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) DB2
7 1 (10.00%) UNIX
7 1 (10.00%) Solaris
7 1 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) Shell Script

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C Developer in their job title 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 with C Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Front Office
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) CUDA
3 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (10.00%) Tcl
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Intel