The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 51 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Contract jobs citing C 21 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.89% 2.56% 7.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.73% 7.19% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 11
Average daily rate £330 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £272 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £421 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +105.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+19.42% +1.44%
C
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
312 139 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.92% 35.55% 42.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 107 81
Average daily rate £375 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +105.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

C
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

C
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 21 £330 +3.12% 12
C
North East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 23 (52.27%) Java
2 21 (47.73%) Windows
3 20 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 19 (43.18%) C++
5 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
5 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
6 16 (36.36%) .NET
7 15 (34.09%) ITIL
7 15 (34.09%) Service Delivery
7 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
8 13 (29.55%) Perl
9 12 (27.27%) C#
10 11 (25.00%) AIX
10 11 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 11 (25.00%) IBM
10 11 (25.00%) Release Management
11 10 (22.73%) Change Management
12 9 (20.45%) Metastorm
12 9 (20.45%) Oracle Application Server
12 9 (20.45%) AquaLogic
12 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
12 9 (20.45%) Axway
12 9 (20.45%) Fujitsu
12 9 (20.45%) OS/390
12 9 (20.45%) Middleware
12 9 (20.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 9 (20.45%) Sun
12 9 (20.45%) SSL
12 9 (20.45%) Tuxedo
12 9 (20.45%) MQSeries

C
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (20.45%) AquaLogic
2 9 (20.45%) MQSeries
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (20.45%) Tuxedo
2 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
2 9 (20.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (13.64%) CMS
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.09%) Confluence
5 2 (4.55%) JBoss
6 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.27%) Primavera
1 1 (2.27%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) SSL
2 4 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.36%) StarTeam
2 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.09%) HP UFT
2 4 (9.09%) JIRA
2 4 (9.09%) JMeter
2 4 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 4 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Middleware Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Configuration Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Scrum Master
4 4 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Functional Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) .NET
2 9 (20.45%) IBM Integration Bus
2 9 (20.45%) J2EE
2 9 (20.45%) Middleware
3 5 (11.36%) HTML
4 4 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (6.82%) HTML5
5 3 (6.82%) Java EE
5 3 (6.82%) MDX
5 3 (6.82%) Web Services
6 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.27%) Itk
6 1 (2.27%) Swing
6 1 (2.27%) XHTML
6 1 (2.27%) XML
6 1 (2.27%) XSL
6 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) N-Tier
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 4 (9.09%) PKI
5 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.55%) CESG
6 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) AIX
3 9 (20.45%) OS/390
3 9 (20.45%) Solaris
3 9 (20.45%) Unix
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 4 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 15 (34.09%) Service Delivery
3 11 (25.00%) Release Management
4 10 (22.73%) Change Management
5 9 (20.45%) Problem Management
5 9 (20.45%) QMS
6 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (18.18%) Project Management
6 8 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (18.18%) Security Management
7 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (13.64%) ITIL V2
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office Automation
7 6 (13.64%) Time Management
8 5 (11.36%) Change Control
8 5 (11.36%) Data Engineering
8 5 (11.36%) Data Management
8 5 (11.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) Java
2 19 (43.18%) C++
3 13 (29.55%) Perl
4 12 (27.27%) C#
5 9 (20.45%) VB.NET
6 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
7 6 (13.64%) SQL
7 6 (13.64%) VBA
8 5 (11.36%) Python
8 5 (11.36%) Ruby
8 5 (11.36%) VBScript
9 4 (9.09%) COBOL
9 4 (9.09%) PL/1
9 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 3 (6.82%) VB
11 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.27%) GPG13
2 1 (2.27%) WAI
2 1 (2.27%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) WMI
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) IBM
3 9 (20.45%) Axway
3 9 (20.45%) Fujitsu
3 9 (20.45%) Metastorm
3 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 9 (20.45%) Sun
4 6 (13.64%) HP
4 6 (13.64%) Serena
5 5 (11.36%) Borland
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.27%) Siemens
6 1 (2.27%) Tableau
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
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