The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 59 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -9
Contract jobs citing C 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.42% 3.45% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.61% 7.45% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £280 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +13.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.48%
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
217 94 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 52.42% 46.31% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 50 14
Average daily rate £460 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -28 10 - -
C
West Midlands

C
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Informatica
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 11 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 11 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 11 (100.00%) Confluence
1 11 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 11 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 11 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
2 8 (72.73%) Big Data
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Java

C
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 11 (100.00%) Pentaho
2 8 (72.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Pentaho Developer
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Data Integration Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 11 (100.00%) Informatica