The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 42 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing C 15 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.36% 0.60% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.07% 1.64% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £330 - £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £33.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +15.55%
C
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 61 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 33.33% 36.53% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 18 16
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £33.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.85% +67.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Telford - 14 £330 - 1
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (22.22%) Mercator
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 3 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) Informatica
5 2 (11.11%) Tuxedo
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) IIS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 2 (11.11%) TPMS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 2 (11.11%) Confluence
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) TPMS
1 2 (11.11%) Tuxedo
2 1 (5.56%) Documentum
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.11%) Pentaho
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
1 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner Tester
1 3 (16.67%) Performance Tester
1 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Tester
2 2 (11.11%) C Programmer
2 2 (11.11%) C# Programmer
2 2 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) IP Network Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Pentaho Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Service Operations Manager
2 2 (11.11%) VB Analyst Programmer
2 2 (11.11%) VB Programmer
2 2 (11.11%) Web Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Web Analyst Programmer
2 2 (11.11%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
1 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Case Management
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Mercator
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Cloudera
3 2 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) Pega