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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 49 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing C 10 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.72% 3.03% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 8.33% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 12
Median daily rate - £530 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +79.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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
245 276 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.24% 36.32% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 204 101
Median daily rate £390 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 29 May 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 -4 7 - - 2
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 14 (70.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Front Office
5 5 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) Time Series Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Pyramid
5 5 (25.00%) Pandas
5 5 (25.00%) Esper
5 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 5 (25.00%) Hedge funds
5 5 (25.00%) SciPy
5 5 (25.00%) NumPy
5 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (25.00%) Statistics
5 5 (25.00%) Maven
5 5 (25.00%) Refactoring
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) KDB
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) Quantitative Trading

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 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) KDB
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Front Office
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Java Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) GUI Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (25.00%) Esper
1 5 (25.00%) NumPy
1 5 (25.00%) Pandas
1 5 (25.00%) Pyramid
1 5 (25.00%) SciPy
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 5 (25.00%) Statistics
2 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) PMI
4 1 (5.00%) Streaming Video
4 1 (5.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
3 5 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) Quantitative Trading
3 5 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 5 (25.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) OWASP
5 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.00%) COBOL
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CEH
2 2 (10.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (10.00%) GIAC
2 2 (10.00%) OSCP
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (10.00%) MISRA
3 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Nessus
1 2 (10.00%) Nmap
1 2 (10.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Qualys
3 1 (5.00%) Borland
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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