The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 60 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing C 19 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.96% 1.55% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.87% 3.49% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £420 £330 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £230 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
C
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
390 315 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 60.84% 44.30% 33.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 248 106
Median daily rate £411 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £260 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 8 - - 1
Abingdon - 2 £450 - 1
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 17 (60.71%) C++
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (39.29%) Algorithms
4 11 (39.29%) Java
4 11 (39.29%) OO
4 11 (39.29%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) Front Office
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle
5 10 (35.71%) Esper
5 10 (35.71%) Time Series Analysis
5 10 (35.71%) Pyramid
5 10 (35.71%) Pandas
5 10 (35.71%) Open Source
5 10 (35.71%) Hedge funds
5 10 (35.71%) SciPy
5 10 (35.71%) NumPy
5 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
5 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
5 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 10 (35.71%) KDB
5 10 (35.71%) Visualisation
5 10 (35.71%) Refactoring
5 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (35.71%) Maven
5 10 (35.71%) Statistics
5 10 (35.71%) Quantitative Trading
5 10 (35.71%) Data Acquisition

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) IPv4
2 3 (10.71%) IPv6
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.57%) Broadband
4 1 (3.57%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) KDB
1 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Maven
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) VectorCAST
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Front Office
3 4 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) GUI Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
1 10 (35.71%) Esper
1 10 (35.71%) NumPy
1 10 (35.71%) Pandas
1 10 (35.71%) Pyramid
1 10 (35.71%) SciPy
2 5 (17.86%) PostGIS
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Algorithms
2 10 (35.71%) Hedge funds
2 10 (35.71%) Statistics
2 10 (35.71%) Visualisation
3 3 (10.71%) Device Driver
3 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.57%) Streaming Video
5 1 (3.57%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (39.29%) OO
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Data Acquisition
3 10 (35.71%) Open Source
3 10 (35.71%) Quantitative Trading
3 10 (35.71%) Refactoring
3 10 (35.71%) Time Series Analysis
3 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (10.71%) SDLC
5 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.14%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) C++
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded C
5 5 (17.86%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) Ruby
5 5 (17.86%) Scala
6 4 (14.29%) Go
6 4 (14.29%) Rust
7 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) MISRA
2 2 (7.14%) DO-178B
3 1 (3.57%) HL7
3 1 (3.57%) IEC 61508
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.57%) ISO13485
3 1 (3.57%) MISRA C
3 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Borland
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) Perforce
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
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