The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 35 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing C 3 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.11% 3.71% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 9.59% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 7
Median daily rate - £500 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +400.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
C
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
127 146 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 47.04% 38.73% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 121 51
Median daily rate £380 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

C
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for C.

1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (25.00%) Quantitative Trading
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) KDB
4 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) SciPy
4 2 (25.00%) NumPy
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Esper
4 2 (25.00%) Time Series Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Pyramid
4 2 (25.00%) Pandas
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) KDB
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) Esper
1 2 (25.00%) NumPy
1 2 (25.00%) Pandas
1 2 (25.00%) Pyramid
1 2 (25.00%) SciPy
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Physics
3 1 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Quantitative Trading
2 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Time Series Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Feature Driven Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
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