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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C Developer
Rank 617 611 607
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 35 62 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.11% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.11% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 25
Median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £277 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £610 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 £30.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.19% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £30.25 -
% change year-on-year
+37.19% -

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
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 21 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 30 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
England -27 33 £350 -12.50% 26
South East +17 17 £300 +8.10% 1
London -6 11 £500 +17.64% 13
Hampshire +12 7 £290 +10.47% 1
Kent - 7 £350 -
Hook - 4 £290 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £325 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £325 - 1
North East - 3 £325 - 1
Berkshire +5 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
North West - 2 £388 - 4
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £363 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
City of London +10 1 £388 +10.71% 2
Fareham - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Romsey - 1 £500 -
Blackpool - 1 £350 -
Lancashire - 1 £350 -

C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 83 (100.00%) C
2 48 (57.83%) C++
3 43 (51.81%) Linux
4 32 (38.55%) Security Cleared
4 32 (38.55%) Software Engineering
5 31 (37.35%) Unix
5 31 (37.35%) SC Cleared
6 29 (34.94%) UML
7 23 (27.71%) Subversion
7 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (26.51%) OO
8 22 (26.51%) ClearCase
8 22 (26.51%) Configuration Management
9 21 (25.30%) GoogleTest
10 20 (24.10%) Integration Testing
10 20 (24.10%) NUnit
11 19 (22.89%) SQL
12 18 (21.69%) Ant
12 18 (21.69%) Derivative
12 18 (21.69%) Unit Testing
12 18 (21.69%) CppUnit
12 18 (21.69%) System Integration Testing
13 17 (20.48%) Multithreading
13 17 (20.48%) Python
14 16 (19.28%) Project Management
15 14 (16.87%) Use Case
15 14 (16.87%) Memory Management
15 14 (16.87%) Requirements Analysis
15 14 (16.87%) OOD
15 14 (16.87%) Java

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 4 (4.82%) Tuxedo
2 1 (1.20%) TPMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Google Play
2 2 (2.41%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) DVB
1 8 (9.64%) HTTP
2 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.23%) SNMP
3 6 (7.23%) VoIP
4 4 (4.82%) UPnP
5 1 (1.20%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) VLAN
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.82%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.61%) KDB
4 2 (2.41%) BigQuery
4 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (27.71%) Subversion
2 22 (26.51%) ClearCase
3 21 (25.30%) GoogleTest
4 20 (24.10%) NUnit
5 18 (21.69%) Ant
5 18 (21.69%) CppUnit
6 9 (10.84%) Eclipse
6 9 (10.84%) Visual Studio
7 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
7 6 (7.23%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (7.23%) StarTeam
8 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.61%) Maven
10 2 (2.41%) ProC
10 2 (2.41%) Rational Rose
11 1 (1.20%) Android Studio
11 1 (1.20%) CocoaPods
11 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.20%) GCC
11 1 (1.20%) Xcode
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.23%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.41%) Electronics
4 2 (2.41%) Front Office
4 2 (2.41%) Military
4 2 (2.41%) Publishing
5 1 (1.20%) Avionics
5 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.05%) HTML
2 7 (8.43%) CSS
3 5 (6.02%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.02%) Middleware
3 5 (6.02%) REST
4 4 (4.82%) Android SDK
4 4 (4.82%) iOS SDK
4 4 (4.82%) Motif
4 4 (4.82%) RESTful
5 3 (3.61%) HTML5
5 3 (3.61%) Web Services
5 3 (3.61%) XML
5 3 (3.61%) XSD
6 2 (2.41%) Esper
6 2 (2.41%) Node.js
6 2 (2.41%) NumPy
6 2 (2.41%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.41%) Pandas
6 2 (2.41%) Pyramid
6 2 (2.41%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) Derivative
2 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.43%) STB
4 6 (7.23%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.82%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.61%) Device Driver
7 3 (3.61%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.61%) Interactive TV
7 3 (3.61%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (3.61%) MPEG
7 3 (3.61%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.41%) Digital TV
8 2 (2.41%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.41%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.41%) User Experience
8 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.81%) Linux
2 31 (37.35%) Unix
3 7 (8.43%) Windows
4 5 (6.02%) VME
5 4 (4.82%) Android
5 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.41%) AIX
6 2 (2.41%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) Software Engineering
2 29 (34.94%) UML
3 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (26.51%) Configuration Management
4 22 (26.51%) OO
5 20 (24.10%) Integration Testing
6 18 (21.69%) System Integration Testing
6 18 (21.69%) Unit Testing
7 17 (20.48%) Multithreading
8 16 (19.28%) Project Management
9 14 (16.87%) Memory Management
9 14 (16.87%) OOD
9 14 (16.87%) Requirements Analysis
9 14 (16.87%) Use Case
10 9 (10.84%) Scrum
10 9 (10.84%) TDD
11 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (7.23%) ETL
12 6 (7.23%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (7.23%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) C
2 48 (57.83%) C++
3 19 (22.89%) SQL
4 17 (20.48%) Python
5 14 (16.87%) Java
6 11 (13.25%) COBOL
6 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
7 10 (12.05%) Embedded C
8 7 (8.43%) C#
8 7 (8.43%) Embedded C++
9 6 (7.23%) Perl
10 3 (3.61%) ANSI C
10 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.41%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.41%) Groovy
11 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.41%) SPARQL
12 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.20%) PHP
12 1 (1.20%) VC++
Qualifications
1 32 (38.55%) Security Cleared
2 31 (37.35%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) DO-178B
1 2 (2.41%) MISRA
1 2 (2.41%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) Coverity
3 5 (6.02%) Google
3 5 (6.02%) ICL
4 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.61%) OpenTV
5 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.41%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
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