The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 50 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing C 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.38% 0.76% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 2.45% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £400 £432 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.32% +25.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £383 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +11.94%
C
Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
243 163 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.16% 30.93% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 129 75
Median daily rate £425 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £15.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% +9.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

C
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Sheffield -5 9 £400 -7.32% 1
C
Yorkshire

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) VB
3 5 (25.00%) RAD
3 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (25.00%) Legal
3 5 (25.00%) V-Model
4 4 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Banking
5 3 (15.00%) Retail
5 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (15.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) SaaS
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Experience
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) SSH
3 1 (5.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Responder
2 3 (15.00%) Test Automation Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Test Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) UAT Manager
3 2 (10.00%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Development Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Rollout Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (25.00%) RAD
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) V-Model
4 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Product Management
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Siebel