The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 74 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -16
Contract jobs citing C 17 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.18% 2.42% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.80% 5.79% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 8
Median daily rate £315 £288 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.56% -10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £423 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
293 259 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.61% 41.71% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 158 111
Median daily rate £350 £400 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.76% -
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

C Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for C.

1 58 (54.72%) Java
2 48 (45.28%) Security Cleared
3 40 (37.74%) C++
4 39 (36.79%) C#
5 35 (33.02%) SQL
6 31 (29.25%) Windows
7 30 (28.30%) SC Cleared
8 28 (26.42%) Linux
8 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
9 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (22.64%) Solaris
10 24 (22.64%) Unix
11 22 (20.75%) SQL Server
12 21 (19.81%) Multithreading
12 21 (19.81%) GCC
12 21 (19.81%) GDB
12 21 (19.81%) Multithreaded Programming
13 20 (18.87%) WebLogic
14 19 (17.92%) Oracle
14 19 (17.92%) VB
15 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
16 15 (14.15%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (14.15%) Integration Testing
17 14 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
18 13 (12.26%) Perl
18 13 (12.26%) HTML
18 13 (12.26%) XML
18 13 (12.26%) ITIL
19 12 (11.32%) .NET
19 12 (11.32%) Sun

C
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 20 (18.87%) WebLogic
2 15 (14.15%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (9.43%) Tuxedo
4 7 (6.60%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.66%) AquaLogic
5 6 (5.66%) MQSeries
5 6 (5.66%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (5.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.83%) Confluence
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Project
2 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) IaaS
1 4 (3.77%) PaaS
1 4 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) GitHub
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) SSL
2 2 (1.89%) SNMP
3 1 (0.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.94%) BODI
4 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (19.81%) GCC
1 21 (19.81%) GDB
2 8 (7.55%) ProC
3 3 (2.83%) JIRA
4 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.89%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.89%) JMeter
4 2 (1.89%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (0.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (31.13%) Developer
2 16 (15.09%) C++ Developer
3 11 (10.38%) Analyst
3 11 (10.38%) Project Manager
4 10 (9.43%) Development Analyst
5 7 (6.60%) Architect
6 6 (5.66%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.72%) Administrator
7 5 (4.72%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.72%) C++ Team Leader
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.83%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) C Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Java Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.26%) HTML
1 13 (12.26%) XML
2 12 (11.32%) .NET
3 7 (6.60%) Middleware
4 6 (5.66%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (5.66%) J2EE
5 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.94%) Itk
5 1 (0.94%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.94%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.89%) PKI
3 2 (1.89%) Replication
3 2 (1.89%) User Experience
4 1 (0.94%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.25%) Windows
2 28 (26.42%) Linux
3 24 (22.64%) Solaris
3 24 (22.64%) Unix
4 8 (7.55%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.60%) AIX
6 6 (5.66%) OS/390
7 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.77%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.89%) HPUX
8 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.89%) MVS
8 2 (1.89%) VME
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.94%) Android
9 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.81%) Multithreaded Programming
2 21 (19.81%) Multithreading
3 15 (14.15%) Integration Testing
4 13 (12.26%) ITIL
5 10 (9.43%) Change Management
6 9 (8.49%) Configuration Management
6 9 (8.49%) PRINCE2
6 9 (8.49%) Problem Management
6 9 (8.49%) Project Planning
7 8 (7.55%) Scrum
8 7 (6.60%) API Testing
8 7 (6.60%) Migration
9 6 (5.66%) Open Source
9 6 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (5.66%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.66%) TOGAF
10 5 (4.72%) DSDM
10 5 (4.72%) QMS
10 5 (4.72%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (54.72%) Java
2 40 (37.74%) C++
3 39 (36.79%) C#
4 35 (33.02%) SQL
5 19 (17.92%) VB
6 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
7 13 (12.26%) Perl
8 12 (11.32%) Shell Script
9 9 (8.49%) PL/SQL
10 6 (5.66%) Python
10 6 (5.66%) Ruby
11 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.94%) Groovy
12 1 (0.94%) PHP
12 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (45.28%) Security Cleared
2 30 (28.30%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.83%) Degree
5 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.89%) MCSE
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) QA
2 5 (4.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) Firmware
2 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.92%) Oracle
3 12 (11.32%) Sun
4 6 (5.66%) Axway
4 6 (5.66%) IBM
5 5 (4.72%) Fujitsu
5 5 (4.72%) HP
6 3 (2.83%) CA
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco
7 1 (0.94%) Compuware
7 1 (0.94%) F5
7 1 (0.94%) IronPort
7 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.94%) VMware
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