The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 47 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing C 8 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.48% 0.30% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.98% 1.04% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £669 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
C
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
201 96 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 37.29% 29.27% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 66 64
Median daily rate £418 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 5 £669 - 1
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (60.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (30.00%) Automotive
3 3 (30.00%) MISRA C
3 3 (30.00%) MISRA
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 2 (20.00%) JBoss
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Retail

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (30.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Environment Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) MISRA
1 3 (30.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (10.00%) JTAG
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Veritas
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Freescale
2 1 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft