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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C Developer
UK
Rank 553 560 579
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 33 62 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.13% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 45 24
Median daily rate £394 £300 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +23.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +23.35%

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
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +22 32 £400 +33.33% 31
London +19 17 £500 +53.84% 13
City of London +13 6 £413 +52.77%
South East -9 6 £320 +13.77% 5
East of England - 5 - - 11
Hampshire -15 3 £320 +16.36%
Cambridge - 3 - - 11
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 11
Yorkshire +17 2 £400 +9.96%
West Yorkshire +9 2 £400 +9.96%
Hook -9 2 £320 +16.36%
Ipswich - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £350 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
North West +31 1 £375 +25.00% 2
West Midlands +8 1 - -
Leeds +6 1 £400 +9.96%
Northern Ireland - 1 £388 -
Merseyside - 1 £375 -
Wirral - 1 £375 -
Reading - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 £388 -
County Antrim - 1 £388 -

C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 77 (100.00%) C
2 44 (57.14%) C++
3 32 (41.56%) Linux
4 25 (32.47%) Software Engineering
5 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (24.68%) Python
7 18 (23.38%) Embedded C
8 16 (20.78%) Unix
9 15 (19.48%) Java
10 14 (18.18%) HTML
10 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
11 12 (15.58%) SQL
11 12 (15.58%) OO
11 12 (15.58%) TDD
11 12 (15.58%) Scrum
12 11 (14.29%) Finance
12 11 (14.29%) UML
12 11 (14.29%) Degree
13 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
13 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
14 9 (11.69%) CSS
14 9 (11.69%) Regression Testing
15 8 (10.39%) Derivative
16 7 (9.09%) Perl
16 7 (9.09%) C#
16 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
17 6 (7.79%) HTTP
17 6 (7.79%) ETL

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 1 (1.30%) Apache
1 1 (1.30%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.79%) HTTP
3 3 (3.90%) DVB
3 3 (3.90%) Wireless
4 2 (2.60%) SSL
5 1 (1.30%) SNMP
5 1 (1.30%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.60%) Big Data
4 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.30%) KDB
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.19%) GoogleTest
1 4 (5.19%) NUnit
2 3 (3.90%) Ant
2 3 (3.90%) ClearCase
2 3 (3.90%) CppUnit
2 3 (3.90%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) Gradle
3 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.30%) CocoaPods
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) Hudson
4 1 (1.30%) JUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Maven
4 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.30%) Xcode
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Front Office
4 2 (2.60%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Law
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.30%) Avionics
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Military
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) HTML
2 9 (11.69%) CSS
3 5 (6.49%) REST
3 5 (6.49%) Web Services
4 4 (5.19%) .NET
4 4 (5.19%) XML
5 3 (3.90%) HTML5
5 3 (3.90%) JSON
5 3 (3.90%) RESTful
5 3 (3.90%) XSLT
6 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.60%) JMS
6 2 (2.60%) Node.js
6 2 (2.60%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.60%) PostGIS
6 2 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.60%) RSS
7 1 (1.30%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.30%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.39%) Derivative
3 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (3.90%) STB
5 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.60%) Digital TV
5 2 (2.60%) Equities
5 2 (2.60%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.60%) MPEG
5 2 (2.60%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.30%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.30%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.56%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Unix
3 4 (5.19%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) Android
4 2 (2.60%) CentOS
4 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Software Engineering
2 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.58%) OO
3 12 (15.58%) Scrum
3 12 (15.58%) TDD
4 11 (14.29%) UML
5 9 (11.69%) Regression Testing
6 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.79%) ETL
6 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
7 5 (6.49%) High Availability
7 5 (6.49%) OOD
7 5 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.19%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.19%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (3.90%) BDD
9 3 (3.90%) Memory Management
9 3 (3.90%) OOP
9 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C
2 44 (57.14%) C++
3 19 (24.68%) Python
4 18 (23.38%) Embedded C
5 15 (19.48%) Java
6 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.58%) SQL
7 7 (9.09%) C#
7 7 (9.09%) Perl
8 6 (7.79%) COBOL
9 3 (3.90%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.90%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.90%) SPARQL
10 2 (2.60%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.60%) PHP
11 1 (1.30%) R
11 1 (1.30%) Scala
11 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.30%) MISRA
2 1 (1.30%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
1 1 (1.30%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.30%) Apple
3 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.30%) Facebook
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