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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 109 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -10
Contract jobs citing C 13 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.98% 1.74% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.81% 5.21% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 6
Median daily rate £287 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.46% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
462 192 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.82% 33.45% 40.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 131 111
Median daily rate £320 £375 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 2 5
Median hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.68 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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
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 26 June 2016, 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 24 (63.16%) Java
2 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 17 (44.74%) Perl
4 16 (42.11%) Configuration Management
5 14 (36.84%) C#
5 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
6 13 (34.21%) C++
6 13 (34.21%) .NET
6 13 (34.21%) ITIL
6 13 (34.21%) Windows
6 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (26.32%) Unix
8 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.68%) Project Management
9 9 (23.68%) AIX
9 9 (23.68%) Oracle
9 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
9 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
9 9 (23.68%) IBM
9 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
10 8 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
10 8 (21.05%) Release Management
10 8 (21.05%) IBM Integration Bus
10 8 (21.05%) Oracle Application Server
10 8 (21.05%) Ruby
10 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
10 8 (21.05%) J2EE

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 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
1 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (21.05%) MQSeries
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Application Server
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (21.05%) Tuxedo
2 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
3 6 (15.79%) AquaLogic
3 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 5 (13.16%) CMS
5 2 (5.26%) Confluence
6 1 (2.63%) JBoss
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (2.63%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.63%) Primavera
2 1 (2.63%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) StarTeam
2 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) JMeter
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Tester
2 5 (13.16%) Middleware Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Scrum Master
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (21.05%) J2EE
2 8 (21.05%) Middleware
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) Itk
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) MDX
4 1 (2.63%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.63%) Swing
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.63%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) XSL
4 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
3 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) CESG
5 1 (2.63%) DataPower
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.63%) PKI
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Unix
3 9 (23.68%) AIX
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
4 8 (21.05%) OS/390
4 8 (21.05%) Solaris
5 3 (7.89%) Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Configuration Management
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) Release Management
5 7 (18.42%) Change Management
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.79%) Change Control
6 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) Security Management
6 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.16%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (13.16%) Data Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL V2
7 5 (13.16%) Time Management
8 4 (10.53%) PRINCE
8 4 (10.53%) QMS
8 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) Perl
3 14 (36.84%) C#
4 13 (34.21%) C++
5 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.05%) Python
6 8 (21.05%) Ruby
6 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.53%) COBOL
7 4 (10.53%) PL/1
7 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.26%) SQL
8 2 (5.26%) VB
9 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (7.89%) QA
3 2 (5.26%) WAI
3 2 (5.26%) WCAG
4 1 (2.63%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) WMI
2 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (2.63%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) IBM
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) Axway
3 7 (18.42%) Sun
4 6 (15.79%) Fujitsu
5 5 (13.16%) Serena
6 4 (10.53%) Borland
7 3 (7.89%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) Informatica
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.63%) Siebel
8 1 (2.63%) Siemens
8 1 (2.63%) Tableau
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