The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 40 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing C 5 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.20% 2.81% 5.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 6.87% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 10
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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 £332 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £15.25 £9.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.68% +60.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
146 131 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 35.18% 40.94% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 84 57
Average daily rate £360 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.38% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Average hourly rate £37.28 £17.66 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.12% +35.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.25 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £20.06 £19.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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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
Nottingham -9 4 £450 +80.00% 7
Mansfield - - - -
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (27.27%) C++
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SUSE
2 2 (18.18%) CICS
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) PMI
2 2 (18.18%) PMP
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 2 (18.18%) Northgate
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (9.09%) RPG

C
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (18.18%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) APPN
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) JSP
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) AS400
2 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 1 (9.09%) iSeries
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) SUSE
2 1 (9.09%) i5/OS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
3 1 (9.09%) RPG
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (18.18%) PMP
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Certification
3 1 (9.09%) APMG
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
1 1 (9.09%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Northgate
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) NetIQ