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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 27 60 33
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -27
Contract jobs citing C 96 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.02% 2.36% 5.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.50% 5.67% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 12 17
Median daily rate £325 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £301 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £14.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +15.55%
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
519 353 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 43.36% 41.73% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 243 158
Median daily rate £350 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +75.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £37.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 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 26 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +36 94 £325 -2.98% 13
C
North East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for C.

1 62 (56.88%) Java
2 54 (49.54%) Security Cleared
3 51 (46.79%) C++
4 42 (38.53%) SQL
5 41 (37.61%) C#
6 37 (33.94%) Unix
7 35 (32.11%) Windows
7 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
8 33 (30.28%) Solaris
9 32 (29.36%) SC Cleared
10 28 (25.69%) Oracle
11 27 (24.77%) Linux
11 27 (24.77%) WebLogic
12 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (21.10%) SQL Server
14 22 (20.18%) Multithreading
14 22 (20.18%) GCC
14 22 (20.18%) GDB
15 21 (19.27%) Sun
16 19 (17.43%) Tuxedo
16 19 (17.43%) Perl
17 18 (16.51%) ITIL
18 17 (15.60%) AIX
18 17 (15.60%) Windows Server
19 16 (14.68%) WebSphere
19 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
19 16 (14.68%) WebSphere Application Server
19 16 (14.68%) VB
19 16 (14.68%) IBM
19 16 (14.68%) Middleware

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 27 (24.77%) WebLogic
2 19 (17.43%) Tuxedo
3 16 (14.68%) WebSphere
3 16 (14.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (13.76%) MQSeries
4 15 (13.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 15 (13.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 14 (12.84%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (11.93%) AquaLogic
7 4 (3.67%) Confluence
8 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.92%) JBoss
9 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.92%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
1 6 (5.50%) MS Project
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (11.93%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.92%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) GitHub
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
1 1 (0.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.84%) SSL
2 2 (1.83%) SNMP
3 1 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.92%) LDAP
3 1 (0.92%) Network Security
3 1 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) GCC
1 22 (20.18%) GDB
2 11 (10.09%) ProC
3 4 (3.67%) JIRA
4 3 (2.75%) HP UFT
4 3 (2.75%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.83%) JMeter
5 2 (1.83%) Selenium
5 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.92%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (0.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (33.94%) Developer
2 19 (17.43%) C++ Developer
3 11 (10.09%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.34%) Analyst
4 8 (7.34%) Development Analyst
5 6 (5.50%) Architect
5 6 (5.50%) Team Leader
6 5 (4.59%) Middleware Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) Technical Leader
7 4 (3.67%) Applications Developer
7 4 (3.67%) C++ Team Leader
7 4 (3.67%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.75%) C Developer
8 3 (2.75%) C/C++ Developer
8 3 (2.75%) Digital Architect
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (2.75%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.75%) Test Engineer
9 2 (1.83%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) Middleware
2 15 (13.76%) IBM Integration Bus
2 15 (13.76%) J2EE
3 12 (11.01%) HTML
3 12 (11.01%) XML
4 9 (8.26%) .NET
5 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.92%) Itk
5 1 (0.92%) jQuery
5 1 (0.92%) MDX
5 1 (0.92%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.92%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.92%) Swing
5 1 (0.92%) Web Services
5 1 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) PKI
4 2 (1.83%) Replication
4 2 (1.83%) User Experience
5 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.92%) DataPower
5 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.94%) Unix
2 35 (32.11%) Windows
3 33 (30.28%) Solaris
4 27 (24.77%) Linux
5 17 (15.60%) AIX
5 17 (15.60%) Windows Server
6 15 (13.76%) OS/390
7 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.92%) HPUX
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.18%) Multithreading
3 18 (16.51%) ITIL
4 14 (12.84%) Change Management
4 14 (12.84%) Configuration Management
5 13 (11.93%) Integration Testing
5 13 (11.93%) Problem Management
5 13 (11.93%) Release Management
5 13 (11.93%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (11.93%) Security Management
5 13 (11.93%) Service Delivery
6 11 (10.09%) QMS
7 8 (7.34%) Project Planning
7 8 (7.34%) Scrum
8 7 (6.42%) API Testing
9 5 (4.59%) DSDM
9 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.59%) TOGAF
10 4 (3.67%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 62 (56.88%) Java
2 51 (46.79%) C++
3 42 (38.53%) SQL
4 41 (37.61%) C#
5 19 (17.43%) Perl
6 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
6 16 (14.68%) VB
7 15 (13.76%) Shell Script
8 12 (11.01%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.83%) Python
9 2 (1.83%) Ruby
10 1 (0.92%) Groovy
10 1 (0.92%) PHP
10 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.92%) VBA
10 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (49.54%) Security Cleared
2 32 (29.36%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.75%) Degree
5 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.83%) MCSE
6 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.92%) MCSA
7 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 6 (5.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (4.59%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.92%) Puppet
2 1 (0.92%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.69%) Oracle
3 21 (19.27%) Sun
4 16 (14.68%) IBM
5 14 (12.84%) Axway
6 13 (11.93%) Fujitsu
7 5 (4.59%) HP
8 1 (0.92%) CA
8 1 (0.92%) Compuware
8 1 (0.92%) Informatica
8 1 (0.92%) IronPort
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.92%) SAP
8 1 (0.92%) Siebel
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