The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
North West / Manchester
Rank 80 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing C 10 36 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 1.87% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 4.72% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 5
Median daily rate £550 £430 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% +62.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £299 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £479 £756
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £28.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -32.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
578 763 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.40% 39.57% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 462 353
Median daily rate £388 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 27 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for C.

1 12 (41.38%) Open Source
2 11 (37.93%) Python
3 9 (31.03%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) Hadoop
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
4 8 (27.59%) DHCP
4 8 (27.59%) DNS
5 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (24.14%) Unix
5 7 (24.14%) C++
5 7 (24.14%) SAP
5 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (24.14%) Apache Spark
5 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (20.69%) Big Data
6 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (20.69%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (20.69%) Perl
6 6 (20.69%) Electronics
6 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.69%) Finance
6 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
6 6 (20.69%) Programme Management
6 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 6 (20.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (20.69%) Marketing
6 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (20.69%) iSCSI
7 5 (17.24%) IMAP
7 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (24.14%) Apache Spark
2 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
2 5 (17.24%) SAS
3 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.90%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.45%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) DHCP
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (20.69%) iSCSI
3 5 (17.24%) HTTP
3 5 (17.24%) IMAP
3 5 (17.24%) MRTG
3 5 (17.24%) SMTP
4 3 (10.34%) LDAP
5 1 (3.45%) 802.11
5 1 (3.45%) DLNA
5 1 (3.45%) DVB
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) IGMP
5 1 (3.45%) IPv4
5 1 (3.45%) IPv6
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) PPP
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Hadoop
2 6 (20.69%) Big Data
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.45%) Impala
5 1 (3.45%) Power BI
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Electronics
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
1 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
1 6 (20.69%) Marketing
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Big Data Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Data Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Hadoop Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Big Data Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Chief Information Officer
5 2 (6.90%) CIO
5 2 (6.90%) Data Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Hadoop Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Java Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Navision Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) EJB
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) REST
1 2 (6.90%) Swing
1 2 (6.90%) SWT
2 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.45%) OpenEmbedded
2 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) WebKit
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) BBC
3 1 (3.45%) Digital TV
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.45%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Unix
3 5 (17.24%) CentOS
3 5 (17.24%) Debian
3 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.34%) Windows
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Open Source
2 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (20.69%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Data Privacy
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.45%) MapReduce
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Python
2 9 (31.03%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) C++
4 6 (20.69%) Perl
5 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
5 5 (17.24%) Korn
5 5 (17.24%) PHP
5 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
6 4 (13.79%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded C
7 2 (6.90%) F#
7 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (3.45%) SQL
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) MCSA
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO26262
1 2 (6.90%) MISRA
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Dovecot
2 5 (17.24%) iptables
2 5 (17.24%) KVM
2 5 (17.24%) Sendmail
2 5 (17.24%) Squid
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) Ceph
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) NFS
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Cacti
1 5 (17.24%) HAProxy
1 5 (17.24%) Nagios
1 5 (17.24%) OpenNebula
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) SAP
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) Google
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Sun
5 2 (6.90%) Sybase
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) CA
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.45%) Conax
6 1 (3.45%) Hortonworks
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Nagra
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) NetSuite
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