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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 35 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing C 4 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.96% 0.61% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.90% 1.52% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £9.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.20 £33.88
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.94%
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
138 132 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 33.01% 40.24% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 73 66
Average daily rate £360 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £32.05 - £11.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 - £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 - £19.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 2014.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (35.71%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing
3 2 (14.29%) Northgate
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) PMI
3 2 (14.29%) PMP
3 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CICS
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) JSP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) SUSE
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Validation

C
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (14.29%) CICS
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
1 2 (14.29%) JSP
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 2 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
1 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
1 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
1 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Golang
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) APMG
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Northgate