The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 14 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing C 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.91% 1.83% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 5.41% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
C
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 29.13% 33.94% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 31
Median daily rate £363 £263 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -15.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £206 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £380 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £26.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% -20.00%
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 Peterborough

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

C
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for C.

1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Lauterbach
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB

C
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DSP Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Lauterbach
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
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