The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had C Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C Developer
England / South East
Rank 233 227 243
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 6 36 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.44% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 12
Median daily rate £350 £288 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £378 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +28.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7170 8265 8983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.47% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4175 5039 4802
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 386 422
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured C Developer in the job title.

C Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

C Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

C Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Hampshire -15 2 £320 +16.36% 1
Berkshire - 2 £350 -
Middlesex +2 1 £350 -9.67%
C Developer
England

C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, C Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring C Developer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) C
2 19 (67.86%) C++
3 17 (60.71%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) Unix
4 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (39.29%) UML
6 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 9 (32.14%) Python
7 9 (32.14%) HTML
8 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.00%) Perl
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (21.43%) COBOL
10 6 (21.43%) OO
10 6 (21.43%) ETL
10 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
11 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (17.86%) OOD
11 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) NUnit
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle
12 4 (14.29%) Derivative
12 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
12 4 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
12 4 (14.29%) GoogleTest
13 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (10.71%) Multithreading

C Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DVB
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) GoogleTest
1 4 (14.29%) NUnit
2 3 (10.71%) Ant
2 3 (10.71%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.14%) CppUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Gradle
4 1 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Avionics
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.57%) EJB
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) Java EE
3 1 (3.57%) JMS
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Derivative
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.14%) STB
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.57%) Digital TV
3 1 (3.57%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) UML
2 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) ETL
4 6 (21.43%) OO
5 5 (17.86%) OOD
5 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 4 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Memory Management
7 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Use Case
8 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C
2 19 (67.86%) C++
3 9 (32.14%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.00%) Perl
5 7 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) COBOL
7 3 (10.71%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.57%) Java
8 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.57%) MISRA
1 1 (3.57%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat