The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 75 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing C 22 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.54% 1.61% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 3.83% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 26
Median daily rate £400 £428 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +17.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £22.75 - £35.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 - £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.55 - £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +18.30%

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

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
654 810 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.67% 41.97% 36.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 544 429
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -44.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £14.81 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

C Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

C
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Leeds 0 19 £400 -7.51% 3
Wakefield -1 1 £320 - 1
C
Yorkshire

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
2 8 (23.53%) C++
2 8 (23.53%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) Android
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
3 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
3 7 (20.59%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 6 (17.65%) vRealize
5 5 (14.71%) Android Studio
5 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (14.71%) OO
5 5 (14.71%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) Unix
5 5 (14.71%) Electronics
5 5 (14.71%) Publishing
5 5 (14.71%) JIRA
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 4 (11.76%) Mathematics

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.94%) ATM
3 1 (2.94%) BGP
3 1 (2.94%) Frame Relay
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) ISDN
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) OSPF
3 1 (2.94%) PPP
3 1 (2.94%) RTP
3 1 (2.94%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.71%) Android Studio
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Electronics
1 5 (14.71%) Publishing
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Billing
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Military
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Portal Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Data Migration Lead
5 2 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) MSMQ
2 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.94%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (5.88%) e-Learning
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.94%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Android
2 7 (20.59%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (5.88%) Solaris
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Project Management
2 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
4 5 (14.71%) OO
5 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 4 (11.76%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Coaching
7 2 (5.88%) Document Management
7 2 (5.88%) ETL
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) Kanban
7 2 (5.88%) Logistics
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C++
1 8 (23.53%) Java
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MCDST
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) vSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) vRealize
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) VMware
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) CA
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Xerox
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Xilinx