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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 33 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing C 12 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.22% 1.84% 4.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.86% 7.69% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £395 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £395 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £395 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £318 £365
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
175 39 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.92% 23.93% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 25 53
Average daily rate £361 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.15% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.88 - £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 6 (30.00%) LAN
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
1 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) MDX
4 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VBScript

C
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Environment Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) MDX
2 1 (5.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) PDM
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VBScript
1 2 (10.00%) VB
1 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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