The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 29 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing C 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.11% 1.24% 2.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.29% 4.08% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£225 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.06% -10.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.42 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
C
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 98 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.73% 30.34% 39.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 50
Average daily rate £318 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £379 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 2
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +48.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £44.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Warwickshire region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C across the Warwickshire region.

C Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Atherstone - 2 £225 -
Warwick - 1 - - 1
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 5 (33.33%) C++
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Automotive
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) MathWorks
4 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
4 2 (13.33%) Simulink
4 2 (13.33%) Stateflow
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Electronics
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (13.33%) C#

C
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (13.33%) Simulink
3 2 (13.33%) Stateflow
3 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (13.33%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) FlexRay
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) VectorCAST
4 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
4 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
4 1 (6.67%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (26.67%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Security Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Security Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
3 2 (13.33%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.67%) C Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) OpenGL
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) CAN bus
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VC++
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) MathWorks
3 1 (6.67%) Perforce
3 1 (6.67%) HP