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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 74 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing C 27 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.87% 1.57% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.29% 4.01% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 24
Median daily rate £375 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.38 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.61% -51.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.86% +15.00%

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
629 773 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.53% 39.24% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 490 441
Median daily rate £395 £409 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +6 24 £375 -13.29% 6
Halifax +7 1 £400 +23.07%
Wakefield +1 1 £320 -14.66% 2
C
Yorkshire

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (24.39%) C++
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) Java
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco
3 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
4 7 (17.07%) Windows
4 7 (17.07%) Migration
5 6 (14.63%) SQL
5 6 (14.63%) vRealize
6 5 (12.20%) Android
6 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle
6 5 (12.20%) Unix
6 5 (12.20%) Linux
6 5 (12.20%) Python
6 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 5 (12.20%) Finance
6 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (9.76%) Scrum
7 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.76%) Publishing
7 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
7 4 (9.76%) OOP
7 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
7 4 (9.76%) vSphere

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Drupal
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (2.44%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.44%) ATM
3 1 (2.44%) BGP
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) Frame Relay
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) ISDN
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) MPLS
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) OSPF
3 1 (2.44%) PPP
3 1 (2.44%) RTP
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) SDH
3 1 (2.44%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Android Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.88%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.88%) Selenium
4 1 (2.44%) Grunt
4 1 (2.44%) gulp
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Publishing
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Billing
4 2 (4.88%) Military
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 4 (9.76%) C++ Developer
2 4 (9.76%) C++ Programmer
2 4 (9.76%) Programmer
3 3 (7.32%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Portal Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Data Migration Lead
4 2 (4.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Test Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) HTML
1 3 (7.32%) HTML5
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) CSS3
2 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.44%) Drush
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) LESS
3 1 (2.44%) lodash
3 1 (2.44%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.44%) React
3 1 (2.44%) SAML
3 1 (2.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.32%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (4.88%) e-Learning
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Android
2 5 (12.20%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Solaris
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Project Management
3 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.76%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
4 4 (9.76%) OOP
4 4 (9.76%) Scrum
4 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.32%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) Coaching
6 2 (4.88%) ETL
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.88%) SDLC
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) C++
2 8 (19.51%) Java
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) Python
6 3 (7.32%) C#
7 2 (4.88%) VBScript
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.44%) ES6
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) A+ Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCDST
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) vSphere
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Firmware
2 1 (2.44%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.44%) Varnish
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) vRealize
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) VMware
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) CA
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) Xerox
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos
5 1 (2.44%) Progress
5 1 (2.44%) WatchGuard
5 1 (2.44%) Xilinx