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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 39 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing C 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.62% 1.87% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 3.38% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £425 £380 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £356 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £476 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +18.30%

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
174 148 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 53.87% 55.22% 39.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 130 101
Median daily rate £438 £425 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £54.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

C Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017, 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 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (33.33%) MISRA
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (16.67%) Semantic Web
2 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) DO-178B
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Talend
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

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 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) OBIEE Architect
2 1 (16.67%) OBIEE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) MISRA
2 1 (16.67%) DO-178B
2 1 (16.67%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Siebel
1 1 (16.67%) Talend