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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 55 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing C 7 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.16% 1.89% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% 3.55% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Median daily rate £450 £390 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -26.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £344 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £33.75 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% -
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 Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
298 282 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 49.26% 53.31% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 237 156
Median daily rate £425 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

C Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -2 2 £425 +11.84% 3
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Firmware
4 4 (25.00%) Electronics
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (18.75%) IIS
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) VBA
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) VHDL
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Automotive
6 2 (12.50%) Publishing
6 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (12.50%) UML
6 2 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (12.50%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) JSP
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (18.75%) VHDL
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Semantic Web
3 1 (6.25%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) API Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Microservices
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
5 3 (18.75%) VBA
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
7 1 (6.25%) Go
7 1 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (6.25%) Rust
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) MISRA
2 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
2 1 (6.25%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) EMC
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Siebel
2 2 (12.50%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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