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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 44 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing C 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.05% 1.73% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 4.20% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £273 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.49% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -4.28%
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
185 143 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 38.95% 41.33% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 89 69
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% +7.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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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
Doncaster -5 2 - -
Sheffield -8 2 - - 3
C
Yorkshire

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Game Development
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) DataStage
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Game Development
1 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView
1 1 (16.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) Peregrine
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee