The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had C Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C Developer
Rank 570 562 586
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 51 82 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 51 35
Median daily rate £325 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £564 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured C Developer in the job title.

C Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C Developer within the UK.

C Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

C Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

C Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

C Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C Developer within the UK.

C Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

C Developer
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
England -9 49 £325 +4.83% 29
South East +14 20 £310 +10.71% 3
London -9 14 £513 +5.12% 12
Cambridge +19 12 - - 8
Cambridgeshire +16 12 - - 8
East of England +12 12 - - 8
Hampshire -1 12 £305 +9.01%
Hook 0 7 £310 +12.72%
Kent - 6 £325 -
City of London -7 2 - - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £325 -
North East - 2 £325 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £325 -
Scotland +13 1 - -
Surrey +11 1 £450 +60.71% 3
West Midlands -10 1 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £388 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £450 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £375 -
Belfast - 1 £388 -
County Antrim - 1 £388 - 1

C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, C Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring C Developer in the job title.

1 85 (100.00%) C
2 41 (48.24%) C++
3 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 34 (40.00%) Linux
4 26 (30.59%) Unix
4 26 (30.59%) Security Cleared
5 25 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (25.88%) UML
8 21 (24.71%) Python
9 18 (21.18%) Java
9 18 (21.18%) Embedded C
10 16 (18.82%) SQL
10 16 (18.82%) OO
11 15 (17.65%) Derivative
12 14 (16.47%) Subversion
13 13 (15.29%) TDD
13 13 (15.29%) Unit Testing
14 12 (14.12%) Integration Testing
14 12 (14.12%) GoogleTest
14 12 (14.12%) NUnit
14 12 (14.12%) Degree
14 12 (14.12%) Finance
15 11 (12.94%) Scrum
15 11 (12.94%) Ant
15 11 (12.94%) HTML
15 11 (12.94%) System Integration Testing
15 11 (12.94%) CppUnit
16 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
16 10 (11.76%) Computer Science

C Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (3.53%) Tuxedo
2 1 (1.18%) Apache
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Qpid
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Google Play
2 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) HTTP
2 4 (4.71%) SNMP
3 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.53%) VoIP
3 3 (3.53%) Wireless
4 2 (2.35%) DVB
5 1 (1.18%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.35%) Big Data
3 2 (2.35%) BigQuery
3 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.35%) KDB
3 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Subversion
2 12 (14.12%) GoogleTest
2 12 (14.12%) NUnit
3 11 (12.94%) Ant
3 11 (12.94%) CppUnit
4 10 (11.76%) ClearCase
5 6 (7.06%) Eclipse
5 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.53%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (3.53%) StarTeam
8 2 (2.35%) Gradle
8 2 (2.35%) Maven
8 2 (2.35%) ProC
9 1 (1.18%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.18%) CocoaPods
9 1 (1.18%) Hudson
9 1 (1.18%) Xcode
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Front Office
4 2 (2.35%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Military
4 2 (2.35%) Publishing
5 1 (1.18%) Avionics
5 1 (1.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) HTML
2 7 (8.24%) CSS
3 5 (5.88%) REST
3 5 (5.88%) Web Services
4 4 (4.71%) Android SDK
4 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.71%) iOS SDK
4 4 (4.71%) RESTful
5 3 (3.53%) HTML5
5 3 (3.53%) Middleware
6 2 (2.35%) .NET
6 2 (2.35%) Node.js
6 2 (2.35%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.35%) XML
7 1 (1.18%) EJB
7 1 (1.18%) J2EE
7 1 (1.18%) Kafka
7 1 (1.18%) NumPy
7 1 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.18%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Derivative
2 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.53%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.35%) Digital TV
4 2 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.35%) Equities
4 2 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.35%) MPEG
4 2 (2.35%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.35%) STB
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.18%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Linux
2 26 (30.59%) Unix
3 5 (5.88%) Android
3 5 (5.88%) Windows
4 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.53%) VME
6 1 (1.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.88%) UML
4 16 (18.82%) OO
5 13 (15.29%) TDD
5 13 (15.29%) Unit Testing
6 12 (14.12%) Integration Testing
7 11 (12.94%) Scrum
7 11 (12.94%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
9 9 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.59%) OOD
9 9 (10.59%) Regression Testing
9 9 (10.59%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (8.24%) High Availability
10 7 (8.24%) Memory Management
10 7 (8.24%) Use Case
11 6 (7.06%) ETL
11 6 (7.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) C
2 41 (48.24%) C++
3 21 (24.71%) Python
4 18 (21.18%) Embedded C
4 18 (21.18%) Java
5 16 (18.82%) SQL
6 9 (10.59%) COBOL
6 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.24%) C#
7 7 (8.24%) Perl
8 4 (4.71%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.53%) SPARQL
10 2 (2.35%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.35%) Groovy
10 2 (2.35%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.18%) R
11 1 (1.18%) Scala
11 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (30.59%) Security Cleared
2 25 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.12%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) DO-178B
1 2 (2.35%) MISRA
1 2 (2.35%) MISRA C
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
1 1 (1.18%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle
2 5 (5.88%) Google
3 3 (3.53%) Coverity
3 3 (3.53%) ICL
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.18%) Apple
4 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.18%) Facebook
4 1 (1.18%) Micro Focus
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