The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 37 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing C 4 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.16% 3.28% 5.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% 8.33% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £15.25 £9.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.68% +56.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.14 £15.25 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.50 £15.25 £11.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.34%
C
Nottinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
121 108 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 35.17% 39.42% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 68 49
Average daily rate £366 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Average hourly rate £37.28 £15.25 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.42% -5.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.25 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £15.25 £22.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

C
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (30.00%) C++
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Northgate
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SUSE
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 2 (20.00%) PMP
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CICS
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language

C
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (20.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) JSP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) SUSE
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (20.00%) PMP
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) APMG
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Northgate