The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Suffolk region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 35 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing C 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.79% 1.05% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 2.70% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £425 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +47.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
131 74 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 51.57% 38.74% 39.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 50 69
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 8
Average hourly rate £36.50 £15.16 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.76% -56.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.35 £15.16 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £15.16 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C
East of England

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -12 2 - - 2
C
East of England

C
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security

C
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £42000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago