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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 90 62 27
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -35
Contract jobs citing C 28 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.12% 1.53% 3.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 4.68% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 12
Median daily rate £253 £335 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.62% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £236 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
466 235 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.33% 32.73% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 150 112
Median daily rate £325 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £262 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 2 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.72 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 28 £253 -24.62% 10
C
North East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for C.

1 32 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 30 (50.00%) Java
3 24 (40.00%) C++
4 23 (38.33%) SC Cleared
5 22 (36.67%) Unix
6 20 (33.33%) Perl
6 20 (33.33%) Oracle
7 19 (31.67%) Configuration Management
8 17 (28.33%) Solaris
8 17 (28.33%) ITIL
9 16 (26.67%) Windows
9 16 (26.67%) SQL
9 16 (26.67%) C#
10 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (23.33%) Tuxedo
11 14 (23.33%) Shell Script
11 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (21.67%) Sun
12 13 (21.67%) AIX
13 12 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (20.00%) .NET
13 12 (20.00%) IBM
13 12 (20.00%) Middleware
13 12 (20.00%) WebSphere
13 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 11 (18.33%) Release Management
14 11 (18.33%) IBM Integration Bus
14 11 (18.33%) Oracle Application Server
14 11 (18.33%) MQSeries

C
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 14 (23.33%) Tuxedo
2 12 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (18.33%) MQSeries
3 11 (18.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 11 (18.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (18.33%) WebLogic
4 9 (15.00%) AquaLogic
5 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (8.33%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) Confluence
7 1 (1.67%) JBoss
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.33%) MS Project
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.67%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.67%) Primavera
2 1 (1.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.67%) LDAP
2 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) ProC
2 6 (10.00%) GCC
2 6 (10.00%) GDB
3 4 (6.67%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.67%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.00%) Tester
4 5 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Scrum Master
6 2 (3.33%) Administrator
6 2 (3.33%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.67%) Analyst
7 1 (1.67%) Applications Support
7 1 (1.67%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Customer Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Operations Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Project Planner
7 1 (1.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) .NET
1 12 (20.00%) Middleware
2 11 (18.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 11 (18.33%) J2EE
3 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) Itk
4 1 (1.67%) jQuery
4 1 (1.67%) MDX
4 1 (1.67%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.67%) Swing
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.67%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) XSL
4 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) CESG
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) DataPower
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Unix
2 17 (28.33%) Solaris
3 16 (26.67%) Windows
4 13 (21.67%) AIX
5 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (18.33%) OS/390
7 9 (15.00%) Linux
8 1 (1.67%) HPUX
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Configuration Management
2 17 (28.33%) ITIL
3 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.33%) Release Management
5 9 (15.00%) Change Management
5 9 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 9 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (15.00%) Security Management
5 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (13.33%) Project Management
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.67%) QMS
8 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 5 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (8.33%) Change Control
9 5 (8.33%) Data Engineering
9 5 (8.33%) ITIL V2
9 5 (8.33%) Scrum
9 5 (8.33%) Time Management
10 4 (6.67%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) Java
2 24 (40.00%) C++
3 20 (33.33%) Perl
4 16 (26.67%) C#
4 16 (26.67%) SQL
5 14 (23.33%) Shell Script
6 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
7 7 (11.67%) Python
7 7 (11.67%) Ruby
8 4 (6.67%) COBOL
8 4 (6.67%) PL/1
8 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.33%) VB
10 1 (1.67%) Groovy
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) VBA
10 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 23 (38.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.67%) SLA
3 3 (5.00%) QA
4 2 (3.33%) WAI
4 2 (3.33%) WCAG
5 1 (1.67%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) WMI
2 2 (3.33%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.67%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (21.67%) Sun
4 12 (20.00%) IBM
5 10 (16.67%) Axway
6 9 (15.00%) Fujitsu
7 5 (8.33%) Serena
8 4 (6.67%) Borland
9 3 (5.00%) HP
10 1 (1.67%) CA
10 1 (1.67%) Compuware
10 1 (1.67%) Informatica
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.67%) SAP
10 1 (1.67%) Siebel
10 1 (1.67%) Siemens
10 1 (1.67%) Tableau
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