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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 21 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing C 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.36% 0.90% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 1.77% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
49 113 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.33% 50.67% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 72 35
Median daily rate £325 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £16.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Stafford +3 2 £425 -
C
West Midlands

C
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) XML-RPC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (40.00%) VxWorks
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Lua
3 2 (40.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Java

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:

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Lua
3 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (40.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Barracuda Networks
Staffordshire
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