The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 10 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing C 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.97% 14.81% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 44.44% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £49.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +18.30%

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

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 29.85% 33.33% 52.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 5
Median daily rate £300 £445 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.58% +61.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £365 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £525 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 0
Median hourly rate £45.71 £49.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

C
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (28.57%) Redmine
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) RS-422
5 1 (14.29%) RIA
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Serena

C
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (28.57%) Redmine
2 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Access Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Database Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Validation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 2 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Serena