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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 38 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 26 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.59% - 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% - 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Average daily rate
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£330 - £390
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -9.72%
C
Tyne and Wear

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
260 50 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 45.86% 34.97% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 32 46
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £220 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.99 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) Oracle
3 17 (42.50%) UNIX
4 16 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 16 (40.00%) VB
5 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 14 (35.00%) VB6
6 14 (35.00%) Performance Testing
6 14 (35.00%) Tuxedo
6 14 (35.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (20.00%) Windows
8 7 (17.50%) LAN
8 7 (17.50%) WAN
8 7 (17.50%) Network Design
9 6 (15.00%) Linux
10 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (10.00%) Project Management
11 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
11 4 (10.00%) HP
12 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
12 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
12 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
12 3 (7.50%) Web Services
12 3 (7.50%) JBoss
12 3 (7.50%) LDAP
12 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
12 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
12 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

C
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 14 (35.00%) Tuxedo
2 3 (7.50%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) LAN
1 7 (17.50%) WAN
2 3 (7.50%) LDAP
3 2 (5.00%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 1 (2.50%) Electronics
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Technical Leader
3 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) IT Trainer
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Java Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Designer
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (2.50%) Administrator
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) MDX
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) DTV
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) UNIX
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (17.50%) Network Design
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Web Design
6 1 (2.50%) PDM
6 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.50%) CRM
6 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL
6 1 (2.50%) OO
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.50%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 16 (40.00%) VB
3 14 (35.00%) VB6
3 14 (35.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.00%) VBA
4 2 (5.00%) VBScript
4 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Informatica
5 1 (2.50%) Lotus
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
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