The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 31 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing C 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.36% 0.82% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.66% 1.90% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
C
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 105 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.10% 43.21% 49.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 77 75
Median daily rate £400 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £8.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+311.76% -77.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

C
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Suffolk

C
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Ipswich 0 2 - - 2
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) LXC
4 4 (36.36%) KVM
4 4 (36.36%) Docker
4 4 (36.36%) SFIA
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (36.36%) Puppet
4 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (36.36%) vCloud
4 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) RHCE
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics

C
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) GCC
2 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Mechatronics
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) SFIA
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
2 3 (27.27%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) C++/CLI
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) RHCE
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
1 4 (36.36%) KVM
1 4 (36.36%) LXC
1 4 (36.36%) vCloud
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) FireEye
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) Intel