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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 19 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.25% - 4.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.88% - 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +18.57%

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
41 15 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 46.07% 15.63% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 50
Median daily rate £400 £280 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for C.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Automotive
3 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (50.00%) Simulink
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
4 1 (25.00%) VHDL
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms

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 2 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DSP Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
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 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree