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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 51 56 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Contract jobs citing C 14 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.38% 2.44% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.88% 5.83% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 11
Median daily rate - £563 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +75.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.50 - £28.88
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 - £17.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 - £39.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
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
287 326 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 48.81% 41.85% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 244 109
Median daily rate £400 £412 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.79% +26.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.85 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 30 June 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 +2 11 - - 3
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (70.83%) C++
2 13 (54.17%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Python
2 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
3 11 (45.83%) Algorithms
3 11 (45.83%) OO
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
4 10 (41.67%) Front Office
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (41.67%) Maven
4 10 (41.67%) Oracle
4 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 10 (41.67%) Quantitative Trading
4 10 (41.67%) Data Acquisition
4 10 (41.67%) Hedge funds
4 10 (41.67%) SciPy
4 10 (41.67%) NumPy
4 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 10 (41.67%) Esper
4 10 (41.67%) Time Series Analysis
4 10 (41.67%) Pyramid
4 10 (41.67%) Pandas
4 10 (41.67%) Statistics
4 10 (41.67%) Refactoring
4 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (41.67%) KDB
4 10 (41.67%) Visualisation
4 10 (41.67%) Open Source

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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.17%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) KDB
1 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (4.17%) VectorCAST
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Front Office
3 4 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Quantitative Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) GUI Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
1 10 (41.67%) Esper
1 10 (41.67%) NumPy
1 10 (41.67%) Pandas
1 10 (41.67%) Pyramid
1 10 (41.67%) SciPy
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Algorithms
2 10 (41.67%) Hedge funds
2 10 (41.67%) Statistics
2 10 (41.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Physics
5 1 (4.17%) Streaming Video
5 1 (4.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 11 (45.83%) OO
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (41.67%) Data Acquisition
3 10 (41.67%) Open Source
3 10 (41.67%) Quantitative Trading
3 10 (41.67%) Refactoring
3 10 (41.67%) Time Series Analysis
3 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (8.33%) OWASP
5 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C++
2 13 (54.17%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.17%) COBOL
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CEH
2 2 (8.33%) CREST Certified
2 2 (8.33%) GIAC
2 2 (8.33%) OSCP
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (8.33%) MISRA
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) HL7
2 1 (4.17%) IEC 61508
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO13485
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Nessus
1 2 (8.33%) Nmap
1 2 (8.33%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Qualys
3 1 (4.17%) Borland
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Perforce