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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 42 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing C 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.91% 1.22% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 2.86% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £406 £330 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.10% +40.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% -12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
230 175 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.73% 42.58% 36.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 104 56
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% -12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

C Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 -8 8 £406 +23.10% 11
C
Yorkshire

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Release Management
3 3 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) SAS
4 2 (11.11%) Bluetooth
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) CA
4 2 (11.11%) Unicenter
4 2 (11.11%) Control-M
4 2 (11.11%) Remedy
4 2 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SAS
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 3 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Coaching
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) RAD
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) V-Model
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Control-M
1 2 (11.11%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) CA
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy
1 2 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Lotus
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Peregrine
2 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.56%) Spiceworks
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