The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 21 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing C 11 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.64% 1.96% 5.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.64% 4.90% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 10
Average daily rate - £401 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Average hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +20.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
C
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 102 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 44.62% 40.00% 60.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 66 105
Average daily rate £350 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

C
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +4 3 - -
C
Yorkshire

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 10 (71.43%) Embedded C
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Modbus
3 5 (35.71%) MISRA
3 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
4 4 (28.57%) Automotive
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Assembly Language
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) DO-178B
5 3 (21.43%) ISO26262
6 2 (14.29%) Electronics
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 1 (7.14%) CCSE
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
7 1 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) NetScreen
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall

C
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Modbus
2 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.14%) BGP
3 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DMVPN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) NetScreen
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) OSPF
3 1 (7.14%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) D3.js
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
4 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Embedded C
2 3 (21.43%) Assembly Language
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Ada
4 1 (7.14%) Ada 83
4 1 (7.14%) Ada 95
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) MISRA
2 3 (21.43%) DO-178B
2 3 (21.43%) ISO26262
3 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.14%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
1 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
1 1 (7.14%) F5
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Imperva
1 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
1 1 (7.14%) Informatica
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) VMware