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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 29 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.72% - 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £267
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.62 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +20.00%

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
72 107 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.13% 33.86% 57.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 47
Median daily rate £450 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £337 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.62 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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
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 24 January 2017. 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 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 - 5 - -
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) MS Office
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (21.05%) Mercator
4 4 (21.05%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
5 3 (15.79%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) IIS
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (10.53%) Tuxedo
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.53%) TPMS
6 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (5.26%) MISRA

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 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) TPMS
1 2 (10.53%) Tuxedo
2 1 (5.26%) Documentum
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.26%) AutoCAD
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
1 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner Tester
1 3 (15.79%) Performance Tester
1 3 (15.79%) Tester
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (10.53%) C Programmer
2 2 (10.53%) C# Programmer
2 2 (10.53%) Integration Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) IP Network Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Programmer
2 2 (10.53%) VB Analyst Programmer
2 2 (10.53%) VB Programmer
2 2 (10.53%) Web Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Web Analyst Programmer
2 2 (10.53%) Web Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
2 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
3 1 (5.26%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BICSI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) BICSI RCDD
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.26%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Mercator
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Pega