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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 32 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing C 27 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.90% 0.74% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.22% 2.08% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 6
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£375 - £270
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 - £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
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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
221 48 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 48.25% 35.56% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 31 53
Average daily rate £373 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.38 £12.99 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.54% -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 14 (42.42%) UNIX
3 13 (39.39%) PL/SQL
3 13 (39.39%) VB
4 11 (33.33%) Tuxedo
4 11 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 11 (33.33%) VB6
4 11 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 7 (21.21%) LAN
6 7 (21.21%) WAN
6 7 (21.21%) Network Design
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) HP
8 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
9 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
9 3 (9.09%) JBoss
9 3 (9.09%) LDAP
9 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
9 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.06%) WebLogic

C
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (33.33%) Tuxedo
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) LAN
1 7 (21.21%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Technical Leader
3 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
1 2 (6.06%) MDX
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) UNIX
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 7 (21.21%) Network Design
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
6 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) CRM
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) Web Design
6 1 (3.03%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) PL/SQL
2 13 (39.39%) VB
3 11 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 11 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.06%) VBA
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) JBoss
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Lotus
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