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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 30 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing C 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.08% 0.48% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.20% 1.37% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £180 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+191.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
87 73 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.46% 34.93% 50.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 51 115
Median daily rate £445 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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
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 27 June 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 +5 7 £525 +191.66%
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) RHCE
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (36.36%) vCloud
3 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
3 4 (36.36%) KVM
3 4 (36.36%) Docker
3 4 (36.36%) LXC
3 4 (36.36%) SFIA
4 3 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) FireEye
4 3 (27.27%) Big Data

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
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
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Insurance Business Analyst
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%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
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 Analysis
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%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO26262
1 1 (9.09%) MISRA
1 1 (9.09%) MISRA C
1 1 (9.09%) QA
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