The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 31 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing C 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.87% 3.31% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 6.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £220 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
C
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 77 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.36% 50.99% 34.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 53 33
Median daily rate £313 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £8.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) VxWorks
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) Lua
4 2 (20.00%) QlikView
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (20.00%) LabVIEW
4 2 (20.00%) XML-RPC
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) NHS
4 2 (20.00%) Intranet
4 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (20.00%) Simulink
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript

C
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (20.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) Multicast
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) QlikView
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) VxWorks
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Lua
2 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks